Australia PR Points Calculator

Australia PR Points Calculator 2019 is an official points-based system designed by the Department of Home Affairs to invite international skilled workers who can contribute to the economy of the nation.  To immigrate to Australia as a permanent resident under the General Skilled Migration program, the applicant has to score at least 65 points on this Permanent Residency Points System.

The General Skilled Migration program includes mainly Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189, Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190, and Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Subclass 489. The applicants who wish to apply under any of the above-mentioned visa categories have to score 65 points. Eligibility of candidate is being examined on the factors like Age, qualification, work experience, English Language Proficiency etc.

Requirements of the Australia PR Points Calculator:

a) Applicant should be 45 years of age at the time of invitation.
b) 65 points to be achieved by an applicant to apply for a permanent residency visa. Though to receive an invitation to apply (ITA) from Australia Immigration Department, an applicant has to score highest points.
c) Occupation of an applicant must be on the Skilled Occupation list of Australia. Work experience in that occupation would be beneficial and increase their chance of receiving an invitation to apply (ITA).
d) Applicant must have command over the English Language.

Australian Visa Sub classes with Points and Passing mark

Visa Subclass Points
Skilled Independent Visa  (Subclass 189)65
Skilled Nominated Visa (Subclass 190)65
Regional Migration Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489)65

Factors of Australia Permanent Residency Points calculator are mentioned below

Factor 1: Age


Factor 2: English Language Proficiency

English Language ProficiencyPoints
Superior EnglishIELTS 8 in each/

TOEFL iBT Listening – 28, Reading – 29, Writing – 30 and Speaking – 26/

PTE Academic –  Listening – 79, Reading – 79, Writing – 79 and Speaking – 79

Proficient English–  IELTS 7 in each/

TOEFL iBT Listening – 24, Reading – 24, Writing – 27 and Speaking – 23/

PTE Academic –  Listening – 65, Reading – 65, Writing – 65 and Speaking – 65

Competent English– IELTS 6 in each / TOEFL iBT Listening – 12, Reading – 13, Writing – 21 and Speaking – 18/

PTE Academic –  Listening – 50, Reading – 50, Writing – 50 and Speaking – 50


Factor 3: Educational Qualification

Doctorate from an Australian education institution or other recognized standard20
At least a Bachelor Degree, including a Bachelor degree with Honors or Masters, from an Australian recognized standards15
Diploma Completed in Australia,  trade qualification completed in Australia or qualification , or award of recognized standard10

Australian Study Qualifications

Diploma or Trade qualifications awarded by an Australian education system and meet Australian study requirement5

Factor 4: Work Experience

Work Experience (Overseas)

Work ExperiencePoints
At least eight and up to 10 years (of past 10 years)15
At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)10
At least three but  less than five years (of past 10 years)5

Work Experience (Australian)

Work ExperiencePoints
At least eight and up to 10 years20
At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)15
At least three but  less than five years (of past 10 years)10
At least one but  less than three years (of past 10 years)5

Factor 5: Other factor

Credential community language qualifications5
Study in Regional or metropolitan area (excluding  the distance education)5
Partner Skills Qualifications5
Professional year completion, for a period of at least 12 months in the four year5


Nomination by State or territory government  or sponsorship by an eligible family member from Australia ( visa subclass 489)10
State or Territory Government ( visa subclass 190 )5
  • If you have scored at least 65 points on Australia Immigration Points Calculator, you might be eligible to apply for a Australian permanent resident visa under 189,190 and 489 visa programs.

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