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The basic essential requirements an applicant must know for Australian Permanent Residency. Therefore, the information below explains how to make visa applications and how are they processed.

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Australia PR Basic Requirements

  • Australia Occupational Demand List :
    The first and foremost thing is to check whether your nominated occupation is listed on Australia’s occupational demand list or not. These list gives you thumbs-up to apply for Australia PR. The list contains the eligible occupations that are in high demand in Australia labour market. The employers in Australia seek employment for the occupations that are highly required in Australia. Look at the updated Australia Occupation Demand List.
  • Basic language requirement (IELTS and PTE)
    1. The second thing that you require is eligible language requirement score. Australia is very peculiar about the language requirement and wants the applicants coming to their country must possess English language ability to sustain themselves in the country.
    2. The applicants applying for Australia PR must show their language efficiency to the Australian government by applying through acceptable English language test formats for Australia PR like IELTS and PTE Academic. They are the most likely to be taken by the potential applicants applying for Australian Permanent Residency.
    3. IELTS is known as International English Language Test System that checks the English language ability of the applicant in four categories namely reading, writing, listening and speaking. An applicant is given score out of 9 bands in each module of IELTS.
    4. To be able to apply for Australia PR, a candidate must score at least 6 bands in each module of IELTS- Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. However, IELTS 6 bands will only make you eligible to apply for Australia PR and will not give any additional points.
    5. If you want your Australia PR case to be strong then you require at least IELTS 7 bands in each module of reading, writing, listening and speaking to get 10 additional points and IELTS 8 bands in each module will give 20 additional points
    6. Similarly, PTE (Pearson Test of English) is another famous language ability test that accesses the applicant language efficiency in four factors namely reading, writing, listening and speaking.
    7. For PTE, you require at least 50 points to be eligible to apply for Australia PR and zero points will be awarded with 50 points
    8. If you score 65 points in each module of reading, writing, listening and speaking you are entitled to receive 10 additional points and 79points will give 20 additional points towards overall immigration point score just like IELTS
  • Australia Pass Points
    A minimum of 65 points are required in Australia assessment gird to be able to apply for Australian Permanent residency. The points are calculated for age, educational qualification, work experience, language ability and other factors. Calculate your score at Australia PR Points Calculator

Other than the above mentioned requirements, you also require to do the following things

  • Indicate the visa category in which you intend to apply
  • Fill the correct form
  • Lodge the visa application online (wherever possible)
  • Provide correct residential address
  • Pay the fees
  • Satisfy other visa requirements (wherever applicable)
  • Send or deliver your application as instructed by the specific visa application form
  • Give honest and complete documents lists
  • Provide photocopies of the original documents unless department advises otherwise
  • Provide documents in English translation wherever the documents are in different language

Form guidelines for Family members:

For most of the visas that includes family members (spouses, de facto partners, dependent children or relatives) applying at the same time with the primary applicant can apply on the same form. A child who is born after an application is made (but before it is decided) will be automatically include in the parent’s application, once the department is notified of the details of the newborn child.

Medicare Facility:

To enroll for ‘Medicare’ program that provides medical expenses and hospital care by the Australian government, you must visit your local Medicare office with your passport, travel documents and permanent visa.Connect to Manager

If you are not a holder of permanent visa, you will need to provide details of any permanent/migration application you have lodged. If all eligibility requirements are met, you will be given your Medicare card number that will be posted in approximately 3 weeks.

If you apply for more than one visa, the visa you last apply will be most likely to be granted and the visa you first applied will no longer be valid.

Communicating with the department:

On your behalf, Aptech Global communicates with the immigration department for any necessary changes to be updated on the application form. Also, we answer your application or give information to the department about the latest application changes.

The information you provide us is conveyed to the department about any additional information about your application.


If you are invited to attend an interview, you must attend on the date and time agreed with the department. If you do not, the department can process your application and make a decision on the basis of the information the department already has.

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Processing Applications:

The application is processed on an individual visa basis. Generally, the visa are delayed if your application is pooled (applicable to point tested skilled migration visas) or if the visa in which you applied is suspended.

Visa Decisions:

The immigration department notifies when a decision on the visa application has been made. If the visa is refused, the proper reason is given stating the refusal and if applicable, you can apply for merits review of the decision.

The immigration consultancy on your behalf will have to apply for the same within 21 days after the date of the letter.
The most and important Australian Permanent Residency requirement is that you must abide by all conditions on your visa. If you visa is granted subject to conditions, you must abide by those conditions or your visa may get cancelled.

For any further about Australia PR Requirements, you are free to contact the immigration and visa experts of Aptech Global anytime at 7503832132

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