Orana in New South Wales has been closed for visa 489 applications for quite some time now. The migration team is working hard to develop an improved Expression of Interest (EOI) process to ensure the best possible applicants are recommended by RDA Orana for nomination by the state of NSW.
The candidates already living and working in Orana region have the opportunity to submit their Expression of Interest before others. The Expression of Interest for Orana may be submitted between June 1ST and June 14TH both inclusive and the applications will be accepted from 1-14 each calendar month.
Specific Conditions for Orana region June Expression f Interest will be only applicable to the applicants already living in the Orana region:
Aged Care workers are also accepted in the Orana (NSW) region provided the Expression of Interest is submitted and living in the Orana region for at least 6 months.
Expression of Interest for Orana Region (July):
Specific Conditions for Orana Region July Expression of Interest to ensure a consistently high caliber of candidates for the Orana region who have the skills required to gain meaningful employment and the ability to make Orana their long term home, various conditions will need to be met to be eligible.
The Occupational lists include: Education, Engineering, Accounting and Nursing Professions.
The mist suitable applicants will be invited to submit a full application with all supporting documents within 7 days. The expression of Interest fee will be levied $300 and full application $500.
The NSW state is set to release the number of changes for each regional certifying body and any modifications to the skills list. RDA Orana will make changes to the occupations that may be applied for and determined the pro rata number of full applications.
NSW is the Australian state that allows skilled and qualified workers to apply for visa 489 and settle in the province on permanent basis. Check your NSW state sponsorship chances by filling the Australian Immigration Assessment Form.