Australian Skilled Visas and More from Dubai

About Australian Skilled Visas and More

Australian Skilled Independent (Subclass 189) Visa

This visa is a permanent residency and work visa for all migrants who have the required qualifications and skills to fill up skill shortages in the Australian work force.

The applicants are expected to have a minimum of 60 points in the points assessment test. Also, applicants are expected to be less than 45 years old and must be able to prove that they have the right skills and/or qualifications in the occupation they have selected, which must be on the Skilled Occupation List. This visa doesn’t require any kind of sponsorship. Migrating to Australia from Dubai through this option only requires that you have skills that are in high demand. You can contact us at Sync Visas for more information about this visa.

Skilled Independent PR Visa Eligibility Assessment

All our clients get to receive a free visa eligibility assessment from our Australian immigration consultants in Dubai. This is to help them be confident that they are qualified to migrate to Australia from Dubai and that they are eligible under the Skilled Independent visa category. In order to ensure that the assessment gives a true and realistic result, please provide information about yourself as accurate as possible.

Australian Skilled Nominated Permanent Visa (Subclass 190)

This visa subclass is also a permanent work visa for those who have the right qualifications and skills as required by the Australian government. Such also should have their nominated occupation in the Skilled Occupation list. However, these must have FAILED to meet the pass mark that is required to qualify for the Skilled Independent Visa. The Skilled Nominated visa applicants are expected to have at least 60 points in their points assessment test and must have secured a sponsorship from either an eligible relative who is a resident of Australia or from a participating Territory or State of Australia.

Skilled Nominated PR Eligibility Assessment

Applicants must pass the assessment test. Points are given in areas of age, English Language fluency, work experience, spouse skills and other areas. The current pass mark for the assessment is 60 points.

Australian Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489)

This visa category is a work visa issued on provisional levels to individuals who have the skills and qualifications but have FAILED to satisfy the pass mark requirements to obtain a Skilled Independent Visa.

Applicants under this visa subclass must have a minimum of 60 points and must secure sponsorship from either an eligible relative who is an Australian resident or from a Specific Regional Area of Australia or from any participating Territory or State of Australia.

Applicants are expected to be under the age of 50 and must be able to prove that they have the required skills and qualifications as required in their nominated occupation which must also be found in the Skilled Occupation List. Selected applicants under the Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489) must be willing to reside and work for at least two years in the Specific Regional Area of Australia. Visa issued in this category is valid for up to 4 years and gives a pathway to permanent residence.

Employers whore are looking to employ or sponsor foreign workers can sign up for the Australian Corporate Immigration Services.


At Permits and Visas, we will run an assessment on your profile first to ensure you qualify for any of these visa subclasses. If you are not, you still have other options like the Australian visit visa from Dubai option or the tourist visa option. Satisfying the Australian tourist visa requirements from Dubai is easier although this is still a temporary visa but it can bring you closer to your dream of living and working in Australia.

You are welcome to consult with us at Permits and Visas. Our expert Australian immigration consultants will brainstorm to ensure you are successful in your visa application. To reach us, you can call us or just fill up our free online visa assessment form and we will get back to you shortly.