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Australia Skilled Nominated or Sponsored (Provisional) - Subclass 489 Visa

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This popular points based Australian permit is basically meant for those skilled specialists and trades-persons from outside the nation, who have received nominations from any of the state or territory of Australia, or sponsorship from an eligible relative residing in any of the nation’s designated regions.

The permit is legally valid for duration of 4 years, and the holder has a right to live and get professionally engaged in a specific area. The applicants can mention the name of some of their family members in the petition for the visa.

The candidates who fail to fulfill the qualifying selection criteria for either Australia Skilled independent (Sub-class 189) or Australia Skilled State Sponsored (Sub-class 190) for any given reason are advised to submit a petition for Australia Skilled Regional Nominated or Sponsored (Provisional) (subclass 489) Visa.


  1. You should, at first, present an Expression of Interest (EOI),and afterwards be invited, via Skill Select. In case an invite comes your way, you will have 60 days to file a petition online for the permit. For the duration of the period, you are not allowed to amend/improve the details mentioned in your EOI.
  2. To present a really effective EOI, it is crucial that your English language skills are really good, and you have a positive skills appraisal for your nominated line-of-work.
  3. Your permit submission, in all likelihood, will need several supporting certificates/papers, as given in the document checklist. Begin to compile your documents quite early, even before you present your EOI.
  4. Typically, you and your family require having suitable passports to receive the permit. In case you intend to obtain a fresh passport, it is important that you do the same before you file a petition for the permit. In case you acquire a new passport, post you have submitted your submission, share the specifics of your latest passport with one of the bureaus of the DIBP.
  5. You ought to be less than 50 years of age.
  6. You should have obtained the total specified in your letter of invitation, on the parameters of the factors mentioned in the points test.
  7. You may also submit a submission for this permit, in case you hold a provisional permit in the subcategory 496, 495, 487 or 475. (Remove this points as all these subclass has been closed)

Australia Skilled State Regional Sponsored (Provisional) (subclass 489) Visa Benefits

You get several benefits such as:

  1. Reside in Down Under for a maximum of 4 years.
  2. Stay, do a job, and pursue studies in a specified regional area of the country.
  3. Take a trip in and out of Australia while the permit is legally legitimate.
  4. You also get a corridor to the prized Permanent Residence (PR).

Want to submit a petition for the Australia Sub-category 189) immigration Visa? If yes, send across:

  1. Your updated CV;
  2. Your partner’s CV (in case applicable); and
  3. Particulars of kids (again in case applicable).

Mail these to Mr Ajay Sharma at, for an absolutely free of charge assessment.

Designated Areas of Australia

State or Territory Designated Areas
Victoria Anywhere
South Australia Anywhere
Northern Territory Anywhere
Tasmania Anywhere
Aust Capital Territory Anywhere
Queensland Postcode areas 4019-4028, 4037-4050, 4079-4100, 4114, 4118, 4124-4150, 4158-4168, 4180-4899 (anywhere except Brisbane metropolitan area)
Western Australia Anywhere
New South Wales Post areas 2311-2312, 2328-2333, 2336-2490, 2535-2551, 2575-2739, 2787-2898 (anywhere except Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong)


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