Australia Point System is the most systematic and well organized method to immigrate the highly qualified and skilled workers.
Australia Skilled Independent falls under Australia Point System visa category, this visa is widely considered by the potential applicants to obtain the permanent resident visa of Australia. The selection for visa 189 is totally point based,
You need minimum 65 points to apply for Australian Permanent Residency Visa. However, the minimum points gives you the permission to apply for Australia PR, it does not guarantee you the Invitation To Apply (ITA) from the Australian government.
189 Point Calculator is an important tool that calculates the Australia Point score for visa subclass 189.
When applying for Australia Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189 Visa Subclass 189, make sure you score a minimum of 65 points in the Australia point test which is based on the factors like age, educational qualification, work experience, relevant skills, English language requirements etc.
Every profile factor under Australia Point System reflects the points that are awarded against each profile factor.
|Profile Factor||Maximum Points|
|Educational Qualification||20 Points|
|English Language ability||20 Points|
|Work Experience||20 Points|
|Australian Study (if any)||05 Points|
Note: Minimum points required to be eligible for Australia Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189 is 65.
|18 to 24||25 Points|
|25 t0 32||30 Points|
|33 t0 39||25 Points|
|40 to 44||15 Points|
|45 to 49||0 Points|
|Competent English IELTS 6 / OET C||0 points|
|Proficient English IELTS 7 / OET B||10 point|
|Superior English IELTS 8 / OET A||20 points|
|At least three but less than five years (of past 10 years)||5 points|
|At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)||10 points|
|At least eight and up to 10 years (of past 10 years)||15 points|
|Work Experience||Points Awarded|
|At least one but less than three years (of past 10 years)||5 points|
|At least three but less than five years (of past 10 years)||10 points|
|At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)||15 points|
|At least eight and up to 10 years (of past 10 years)||20 Points|
|Doctorate from an Australian educational institution or other recognised standard||20 points|
|At least a Bachelor degree, including a Bachelor degree with Honours or Masters, from an Australian recognised Standards||15 points|
|Diploma completed in Australia, trade qualification completed in Australia, or qualification or award of recognised standard||10 points|
|Diplomas or trade qualifications awarded by an Australian educational institution and meet Australian Study Requirement||5 points|
|Credentialed community language qualifications||5 points|
|Study in regional Australia or metropolitan area (excluding distance education)||5 points|
|Partner skill qualifications||5 points|
|Professional Year completion, for a period of at least 12 months in the four year||5 points|
No, you can’t apply for visa 189, you need to score at least 65 points which can be accomplished by putting some serious efforts! You may contact the Aptech Global experts to know about ‘serious efforts’
You may apply for the next stage, if you manage to score 65 and above. Please keep in mind that the candidates who score more than 65 points are always preferable for Australia Skilled Immigration. More scoring candidates have better chances to get selected for the migration.
Hence, without any further delay you must apply for Australia Skilled Independent Visa. You must not assume of ‘scoring good points and apply later strategies’ because you never know when Australia Immigration department brings changes to the current Australia Point System. Therefore, you are advised to apply for visa 189 now, because no time is better than the present time.
The potential applicants who are by any chance are not able to score a good decent Australia Point test score are hereby requested to consult a good and reputed visa and immigration consultancy before applying for the Australia PR visa. There are many options of improving the Australia Point score for the better chances of receiving an Invitation To Apply (ITA) from the Australian government.
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