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Victoria Nomination Program Opens for Australian Subclass 491

Sat, Nov 16 2019

Victoria Nomination Program Opens for Australian Subclass 491

Australian state, Victoria, will soon going to nominate applications under a skilled work regional (Subclass 491) visa. It is planned to open this program on 18th November 2019 (Monday) from 9 am and the nomination application will be free to lodge under the Victorian state.


The Skilled work regional visa 491 that the Victorian state welcomes, allowing points tested skilled workers with their families to stay, study and work within designated regional Australian areas for around 5 years.

Do I Qualify for the Victoria Immigration Program under Visa 491?

This Visa is conducted by the Department of Home Affairs, Australia. It is known as a provisional point tested visa that supports regional Australia to access skilled and qualified people for the growth and development of its economy. Those people who have the desire to settle within regional Australia and their occupation are in high demand under the Australian labor market; they can apply for Visa 491.

Victoria invites nomination applications for those people who can meet following eligibility Criteria:

  • Age: Applicants must be below 45 years of age.
  • English Language: Those applicants who wish to apply through 491 visas; they must have a competent level of English or its equivalent. It is required to score a minimum of 6 bands or equivalent in each module of IELTS. There will be accepting other alternative English language tests also. Other accepted language tests are OET, iBT, TOEFL, PTE Academic and Cambridge English.
  • Occupation: The applicants are required that their occupation must be mentioned under the Commonwealth’s skilled occupation lists if you apply for Victorian nomination under Skilled Regional Visa (Subclass 491). It reflects the relevancy in the skilled occupational lists that are needed to fill for the Australian economy.

For further information regarding Australian Regional Visa (Subclass 491) and other visa services, get in touch with Aptech Global immigration. You can fill the online assessment form from our website. After that, our experts will contact you shortly.

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