Australian Skilled Regional Visa 489

Australian Skilled Regional Visa 489

Skilled Regional Visa (Provisional) Subclass 489 – Invited Pathway

This is a PROVISIONAL Visa.

This is meant for the people who want to live and work in the Regional areas of Australia.

Note: Regional Australia includes all of the towns, small cities and areas that lie beyond the major capital cities which are Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Canberra.

  • Duration: 4 years
  • Processing: No standard processing time


The benefits of Australian Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 489 are:

  • Live and Work in Australia for 4 years
  • Bring your family along
  • If eligible, apply for the Skilled Regional (Permanent) Visa Subclass 887.
  • Get to study as well in the specific region of Australia
  • In and out unlimited travelling throughout visa-validity


The Eligibility Requirements for you to be in Australia on Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 489 are:

  • Your occupation should be on Australia’s Skilled Occupation List.
  • After submitting Expression of Interest (EOI), get Invitation.
  • You needed to be nominated or sponsored by the Australian State or Territory Government Agency.

(Every State and Territory Government has different criterion).

  • Sponsorship by an eligible relative
  • You should be aged under 45
  • Suitable skill assessment is required
  • This is a Pont-Tested Visa for which you need to have a score of 65 at least.
  • English Language Competency
  • Skill Requirements
  • Health Requirement
  • Character Requirement
  • Need to sign Australian Values Statement
  • No previous visa cancellation or refusal.


Following are the step which you’ve to follow to apply for Australian Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 489:

  • Check your ELIGIBILITY which includes if your occupation is on Occupation List.
  • Submit EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI) in the Skill set.
  • Wait for the Invitation
  • Gather your DOCUMENTS as per the requirement
  • APPLY for your Visa
  • Wait for the VISA OUTCOME.

West Highlander

Apply through West Highlander:

To get everything appropriately done for the Australian Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 489, apply through experienced MARA Agent.

  • West Highlander is an experienced and leading Independent consultancy in running since 2005.
  • Visa Filing veteran Parwinder Kaur – the Director of West Highlander is a MARA Agent (Australian Govt.) License no. 1280308.
  • We provide best services to the clients by maintaining a transparent relationship with them and not compromising with their confidentiality.

Reach us for the best services in the North Region to get your visa applied for Australia.

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