Australia Points Calculator For Permanent Residency

australia_points_calculatorAustralia Permanent Residency Points Calculator is a points-based system organized by the Australian’s Department of Home Affairs to fill the shortage gap in the Labour Market. Australia Pr Points calculator is designed to attract the overseas skilled workers who can contribute to the Australian’s economy. In Australia Points calculator , candidates need to score at least 65 points (as of 1 July 2018) to be eligible to apply for the permanent residency program.

Australia is a country and continent surrounded by the Indian and Pacific oceans.The Points system is for the skilled migrants who applies under General Skilled Migration Program. The points system for the General Skilled Migration category includes mainly  Country Visa Subclass 189 , State Nomination Subclass  190 Visa , and Regional Temporary  Visa Subclass 489 which are the point based visas. Factors like Age, English Language Proficiency, Educational Qualification, Work Experience etc plays an important role in the Australia immigration points system calculator.

Requirements of the Australia PR Points Calculator:

  1. Candidates need to be less than 50 years of age.
  2. You must have good English Language proficiency skills.
  3. Candidate’s chosen occupation should be present in the  MLTSSL List Australia and  must have work experience in their chosen occupation.
  4. Candidates need to score 65 points on the point -assessment system to be eligible to apply for the visa program.

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

 last updated: 1st July 2018

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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