General Skilled Migration Visas

General Skilled Migration visas are designed to attract individuals who possess skills that are in demand within Australia. Eligibility is determined via a points-based system.
**The visas under the General Skilled Migration category are subclass 189 (Independent), subclass 190 (State/Territory Nominated) and subclass 491 (Regional Provisional).

The choice between subclasses will depend on the following:

Your choice of visa subclass is important because each sets different limitations, and each will have different eligibility requirements. At a minimum, you will be required to meet the following: