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What Is The Normal Processing Time Of a Dependent Visa Application To Australia ?

Australia PR visa processing time depends on the type of Australia PR programs you are applying through.

There are three sub-classes of visa namely,

- Australia PR visa sub-class 189 (independent)

- Australia PR visa sub-class 190 (state nomination dependent)

- Australia PR visa sub-class 489 (state sponsorship dependent)

Below is the step by step processing time for dependent sub-class of visa:

Step by step processing time of visa sub-class 189:

Stage 1: Check if your occupation or Job profile is listed in the main Skilled Occupation List (SOL), Australia

Stage 2: Confirm if you are meeting all the eligibility requirements.

Stage 3: Complete a Skills Assessment Test.

Stage 4: Submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) through SkillSelect.

Stage 5: Apply for the Skilled Independent Work Visa (subclass 189)

Stage 6: Wait for a final decision.


These are the general guidelines and procedure for Australia PR Visa. To get a detailed view in this regard, we suggest you to contact our panel of experts and avail a FREE first consultation over phone.

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