The Skilled Independent Visa Subclass 189 is an Australian visa that permits skilled people to live and work in Australia permanently. This visa is based on points, which means that applicants are evaluated based on a variety of factors, such as their age, qualifications, job experience, English language proficiency, and other criteria. Applicants must submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) using the SkillSelect system and get an invitation to apply for the visa in order to be eligible for this visa.
Visa Subclass 491
The subclass 491 visa regime was introduced starting 16th November 2019. This Skilled work regional provisional Subclass 491 visa enables the qualified and eligible migration aspirants and their families to settle and work in regional areas of Australia. The initial validity of this visa is for 5 years and the holders are eligible for a pathway to permanent residency via the Subclass 191 Visa starting September 2022. For this visa subclass, the sponsorship can come from the regional state or territorial government or eligible relative settled in regional Australia.