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What is the PR processing time for Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189 ?

Australia PR processing time is different for different sub-classes of visa.

Though, the processing time depends largely on the number of applications The Australian Immigration Authority receives in a given time period, it also has a close connection with the quality of your application.

By quality we mean having a Job profile which is hugely in demand in the country besides having a pretty good immigration point score.

For Skilled Independent Visa 189, processing time is usually 6-7 months.

Below is the step-to-step processing time-

Step 1:

Confirm your Eligibility and as well as inclusion of your occupation in the Skilled Occupation List (SOL) before getting started with your process.

Step 2:

Get your Skill Assessment Test results scoring at least 60 out of 100 immigration points. After completing your Skill Assessment, it takes up 2-3 months time to obtain results (may vary from profession to profession).

Step 3:

Submit an Expression of Interest to Australia’s immigration authority. Depending on your profession, it may take up to 60 days to get revert on your EOI.

Step 4:

On being selected, apply for PR visa.

For faster processing of your visa, it is always sensible to start your process through an immigration consultancy as they can process your application faster, more effectively and with an assurance of a positive outcome.

These are the general guidelines and procedure for Australia Visa Subclass 189. 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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