Will Australia issue visa 190 with exactly 60 points?
No, Australia will not issue 190 visa with exactly 60 points. The eligibility requirement of Australia pass point has been changed with effect from 1st July, 2018.
Now, to be eligible for Australia Immigration under visa sub-class 190, the minimum benchmark of score requirement has been increased from 60 to 65 points out of 100 on Australia point assessment grid
Skilled Nominated Visa 190 is a state/territory nomination visa.
The visa allows you to migrate to Australia and live in that particular state/territory for a period of 2 years. After completion of this tenure, you can move anywhere in Australia.
Although, this condition is not a mandate but it reflects your ‘ethical duty’ towards that state that has nominated you.
Nowadays, getting Australia PR visa 190 with 60 points would make you ineligible to apply for permanent residency of Australia. In fact, 65 points- the new Australia pass points would also be not sufficient to get ITA from the Australian government. Though, you would be eligible to apply for Australia PR.
Read here to know about Australia Point System
If you have 60 points for visa subclass 190 and get through an additional 5 points that are based on the nomination from a state or territory, you would be able to apply for Australia PR.
This means that upon receiving a nomination from a state or territory in Australia, 5 points will be added to your immigration score.
To claim 5 points of state/territory nomination, we suggest you to follow the below mentioned step-wise procedure:
- As per state’s Migration plan, each state/territory maintains a list of occupations which are facing labour shortages in the market. Make sure that your Job profile is listed there.
- After confirming presence of your Job profile, submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) to DIBP.
An expression of interest is a type of deceleration that you are interested to migrate to Australia.
In your EOI, you need to mention that state/territory you are seeking nomination from.
- If found fit, you may get an Invitation To Apply (ITA). Additional 5 points will be added to your present immigration score.
- Your approval on state you have showed your formal interest in, by submitting EOI, is subject to:
a) Occupation demand of your Job profile in that state/territory
b) Occupation ceiling of your Job profile in that state/territory
After receiving your ITA, you must apply for Australia Permanent Residence Visa within 60 days.
These are the general guidelines and procedure for Australia Visa Subclass 190. 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.
You may also like to read- All About Latest Australia Immigration Updates w.e.f. 1st July 2018
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