Australia Skilled Visa 189 is an independent visa to settle in Australia permanently.
The processing time is a total of 7 months in process. Below is the step by step processing time for 189 skilled independent visa:
Step by step processing time of visa sub-class 189:
Stage 1: Confirm if your occupation or Job profile is listed in the main MLTSSL Demand List in Australia i.e., in demand in the country.
You’ll be eligible for this visa only available to people who can if you secure a position on this list.
Stage 2: Confirm if you meet all the eligibility requirements.
You must meet these requirements in order to apply.
Stage 3: Complete a Skills Assessment Test.
You must complete a Skills Assessment and obtain a satisfactory score which is 65/100 points. Obtaining at least these much points, makes you eligible for the Subclass 189 visa.
It generally takes up to 2-3 months of time to get results of your skill assessment test.
Stage 4: Submit an Expression of Interest through SkillSelect.
Next, you will need to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) through SkillSelect.
The SkillSelect is going to ask you a number of queries related to your background, skills, and relevant work history.
It generally takes up to 15 days to get results of Expression of Interest.
Stage 5: Wait for a final decision.
It can take up to several months for the DIBP to take a decision on your visa application. So, be patient and wait for a decision on your application. It may take up to 15 days.
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