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We are experienced Solicitors and Registered Migration Agents with a proven track record. We offer personalised service with a reasonable fee structure.

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Skilled Independent Subclass 189 Visa, Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 Visa and Skilled Regional Provisional Subclass 489 Visa

Please see below for more information on the various Skilled Visa Permanent Residency (PR) sub classes available to onshore and offshore applicants.

Current GSM Visa Subclasses – 189 Visa, 190 Visa and 489 Visa

· Skilled Independent Subclass 189 Visa

This subclass is for skilled professionals and tradespersons who can obtain a positive skills assessment in an occupation on the included in the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) in the relevant legislative instrument – see: section 7 of IMMI 17/072: Specification of Occupations and Assessing Authorities. You must be able to at least meet the Pass Mark of 60 points for the Points Test.


· Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 Visa

This subclass is for skilled professionals and tradespersons sponsored by a participating State or Territory government allowing them to claim an extra 5 points. Applicants must obtain a positive skills assessment in an occupation that is included in the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) or the Short-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL) subject to the occupation specific exclusions specified and for which the particular State or Territory are looking to sponsor – see section 7 and 8 of IMMI 17/072: Specification of Occupations and Assessing Authorities. You must be able to at least meet the Pass Mark of 60 points for the Points Test.


· Skilled Regional – Provisional Subclass 489 Visa

This subclass has two streams –

1. State Sponsored Applicants, is for skilled professionals and tradespersons sponsored by a participating State or Territory government to live and work in a “Regional Area” allowing them to claim an extra 10 points. Applicants must obtain a positive skills assessment in an occupation that is included in the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) or the Short-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL) subject to the occupation specific exclusions specified and for which the particular State or Territory are looking to sponsor – see section 7 and 8 of IMMI 17/072: Specification of Occupations and Assessing Authorities. You must be able to at least meet the Pass Mark of 60 points for the Points Test.

2. Family Sponsored – is for skilled professionals and tradespersons sponsored by “Eligible Relatives” to live and work in a “Regional Area” and allow them to claim an extra 10 points. This subclass is for skilled professionals and tradespersons who can obtain a positive skills assessment in an occupation on the included in the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) in the relevant legislative instrument – see: section 7 of IMMI 17/072: Specification of Occupations and Assessing Authorities. You must be able to at least meet the Pass Mark of 60 points for the Points Test.

Intending migrants who are invited to apply for these visas, through SkillSelect, can be inside or outside Australia when they apply for the visa and at the time the visa is decided.

You can submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) for one of the visa subclasses through SkillSelect. Employers and state or territory governments can also view your details to discuss visa opportunities.


Distinguished Talent Visa Subclass 124 (Offshore) and Distinguished Talent Visa Subclass 858 (Onshore)

This permanent residency visa is for highly talented people, particularly in the arts, sports, academic research or in a profession. It is not points tested, and applicants can be older than 45 or under 18. But it is only offered to applicants with extraordinary skills or talents and an internationally recognised career. This visa subclass is available onshore in Australia (Bridging Visa available), or offshore (overseas).

Success Stories

Over the years we have helped many people from all over the world realise their dream of a new life in Australia.

Please see the Testimonial Section of the website and see for yourself.

Due to industry regulations, in order to be able to provide you with migration advice and assistance you must first become a client. If you are serious about General Skilled Migration it is worthwhile having a professional assessment by a Registered Migration Agent.

Please contact us so that a Solicitor and Registered Migration Agent can analyse your profile, determine your eligibility and if eligible advise you further on how to secure an Australian General Skilled Migration visa.



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