How To Apply For Australia PR From UK

Australia, the land down under has always witnessed the gusto among International people as the Kangaroo Land is the popular immigration destination. And, for the past decade, there has been tremendous growth in a number of PR holders. There are a plethora of reasons for International people to flock to this country; immense career opportunities and high-quality life are few of them. Even developed countries like the UK is driven by the development hence, look forward to settling in Australia as a permanent resident. Every year thousands of nationals of the UK fly to Australia in search of employment or to live an enhanced and relaxed life. The bonus point is that straightforward and crystal clear Immigration policies have made it accessible for the people to immigrate to Australia on Sojourn or permanent basis. The UK citizens who want to relocate in Australia have to choose the right visa category depending on their skills and qualifications.

Immigration Department of Australia has catered numerous visa categories to the people who want to visit the country on a temporary or permanent basis. But, to choose the right visa category is kind of a difficult task. One of the easiest ways to get a permanent residency visa is to apply under the General Skilled Migration visa category. The skilled workers who are highly qualified and hold great work experience in their respective profession may apply under this visa program.

Check out the Visa Categories that fall Under the General Skilled Migration program:

  1. Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189
  2. Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190
  3. Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Subclass 489

Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189

It is the country visa allows the applicants to live and work anywhere in the country. The applicant is required to score 65 points on the Australia PR points calculator to apply for this visa program. Prior to that, the applicant has to assure that their occupation should be available on the MLTSSL list. The Medium and Long-term Skills Strategic List (MLTSSL) List contains all the occupations that are in high demand in the country.

Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190

It is a state nominated visa grants you the permission to reside in the country on the permanent basis. In order to apply for this visa, the applicant has to receive sponsorship from state/territory government of the state where he wants to apply. Prior applying for this visa, the applicant has to make sure that their occupation should be in demand list of  your nominating state.

Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Subclass 489

It is a four-year provisional visa allows you to live and work in the specific regional areas of Australia. This visa is considered as a gateway to attain permanent residency as you can apply for Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 887 after spending initial years on this visa. The applicants with nomination from Australian State/territory government or sponsorship from closed family members or relatives living in the country as a permanent resident or resident are eligible to apply for this visa category.

Process to apply for Australia PR Visa from the UK

  1. Firstly, the applicant has to send skill assessment done from the accessing assessment authority. If you receive a positive result, you may submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) that includes factors like age, qualification, work experience etc.
  2. The applicant has to score at least 65 points on the Australian Points System that includes factors like age, work experience, qualification, etc. To receive an invitation to apply (ITA), you have to score high points.
  3. After receiving ITA, you may submit your visa application, including all the required documents that are part of your visa application.

Benefits of living in Australia

Australia is the country of plethora of opportunities and benefits. The applicants get numerous benefits if they attain the status of permanent resident:

a) The applicant gets the right to live in the country on the permanent basis.

b) The right to complete your studies as well as to work in your profession is also given to the PR holder.

c) Access to social benefits as well as medical health care facilities are given to citizens and permanent residency holders.

d) After living in the Kangaroo land for the span of five years, you can apply for citizenship status provided you have to meet all the eligibility requirements.

e) Permanent residents also get the benefit of sponsoring their family members for permanent residency.

How can MakeVisas help you?

If you have plans to settle in Australia Permanently and need assistance regarding the Australia Immigration process, you may contact the Immigration experts via dialing official helpline +91-7042184185 or drop your queries at  info@makevisas.com.

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