Visa for Skilled Professionals – Subclass 189

Your Pathway to Australia

The Subclass 189 Visa, also known as the Skilled Independent Visa, is a pathway that allows highly skilled workers to live and work in Australia permanently.

Understanding the Subclass 189 Visa

The Subclass 189 Visa is part of Australia’s General Skilled Migration (GSM) program. Unlike other skilled visas, the 189 Visa does not require sponsorship from an employer, state or territory government, or family member. This visa is designed for individuals with skills that are in demand in the Australian labor market, contributing to the country’s economic growth and development.

The Subclass 189 Visa offers skilled professionals a remarkable opportunity to build a new life in Australia, with its exceptional standard of living, diverse cultural experiences, and vibrant job market. By meeting the eligibility criteria and navigating the application process, individuals can embark on a journey toward permanent residency and, potentially, Australian citizenship. If you’re a skilled professional seeking a pathway to a brighter future, the Subclass 189 Visa could be your ticket to success Down Under.

Occupation that are in high demand:

Minimum Requirement

The Minimum requirement is

  • Age Group 25- 38
  • Qualification: ITI/  Diploma or Graduate Degree Holder.
  • Experience 3 – 8 Years
  • English score: Competent/Proficient in English.

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Benefits of the Subclass 189 Visa

  1. Permanent Residency: Successful applicants and their eligible family members can live, work, and study in Australia permanently.
  1. No Sponsorship Required: Unlike employer-sponsored visas, the Subclass 189 Visa does not require sponsorship from an employer, allowing for greater flexibility in choosing work opportunities.
  1. Access to Medicare: Visa holders can access Australia’s healthcare system, Medicare, which provides medical care and certain hospital services.
  1. Education Opportunities: Permanent residents can enroll in public education institutions in Australia and benefit from international-standard education.
  1. Pathway to Citizenship: After fulfilling residency and other requirements, visa holders can apply for Australian citizenship, enjoying the rights and privileges of being an Australian citizen.
  1. Family Sponsorship: Permanent residents can sponsor eligible family members for various Australian visas, potentially reuniting families.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Subclass 189 Visa, applicants must meet certain requirements:

  1. Occupation: Applicants must have an occupation listed on the Medium and Long-Term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) and obtain a suitable skills assessment for that occupation.
  1. Age: Generally, applicants must be under 45 years old at the time of application.
  1. Skill Assessment: Applicants must have their skills assessed by the relevant Australian assessing authority for their nominated occupation.
  1. English Language Proficiency: Adequate English language proficiency is a requirement. This can be demonstrated through scores in IELTS, TOEFL iBT, PTE Academic, or Cambridge C1 Advanced tests.
  1. Points Test: Applicants must score a minimum of 65 points on the Points Test, which evaluates factors such as age, education, work experience, language proficiency, and more.
  1. Invitation: Eligible applicants need to receive an invitation from the Australian government to apply for the visa after submitting an Expression of Interest (EOI) through the SkillSelect system.

Application Process

  1. Skills Assessment: Obtain a skills assessment from the relevant assessing authority for your nominated occupation.
  1. Submit Expression of Interest (EOI): Create an EOI in the SkillSelect system, providing information about your skills, work experience, and other relevant details.
  1. Receive Invitation: If you meet the eligibility criteria and score enough points, you may receive an invitation to apply for the visa.
  1. Lodge Visa Application: Once invited, submit a complete visa application, including all required documents and information.
  1. Health and Character Checks: Undergo health and character assessments as part of the visa application process.
  1. Visa Grant: If your application is successful, you will receive a grant for the Subclass 189 Visa, allowing you to enter and live in Australia permanently.

Other Services

Mangalath Immigration is headed by a Registered Migration Agent (RMA) who will deal with your enquiries and give you advice and guidance on all issues to do with immigrating to Australia.

Family Visa/Migration

Family-stream permanent residence visas for spouse, child, parent, or dependent relative of an Australian citizen, permanent resident of Australia, or eligible New Zealand citizen. Children who have been adopted or are in the process of being adopted outside of Australia. 

This visa lets skilled workers, who are nominated by their employer, live and work in Australia permanently. You must have the necessary skills and must be nominated by an Australian employer. There are concessions for employers in regional areas.

Student Visas Australia

Depending on your main course of study we will find you the right visa type. There are many visa options (also for permanent residence) that become available to applicants who have successfully completed full-time study in Australia.

Reviews from clients

priya krishnanpriya krishnan
13:23 03 Aug 23
SC491Occupation: Systems AdministratorMR Murali Mangalath guided us in the right path and his service is extraordinary. One of the most trusted agent and his agency Mangalath Immigration service is great and all their services are done in a timely manner.Thanks to Mr. Murali and Mangalath Immigration for their tremendous effort in getting my family granted with SC491 in 5 months that is super-fast and incredible.
Sreekumar RamakrishnanSreekumar Ramakrishnan
09:56 01 Aug 23
I was referred to Mr. Murali by one of my friends and his service was phenomenal. I had to apply for a spouse visa and I took Murali's service in 2019. Though there was a delay of over 3 years from my end to share the documents due to other commitments I had, he did honor the agreement and helped us get the visa in under 3 months once the documents were shared. I highly recommend Mr. Murali for any immigration services if you are looking for someone who is straightforward and keep his words.
riyas pkriyas pk
16:29 15 Jul 23
Thank you Mr. Murali Mangalath for helping us through this process. We are happy to say that we have successfully gained our residence status here in Australia . It was very easy to work with your office in cochin and Melbourne as well. Answering all of our questions with simplified answers to help us understand what exactly we needed to do in our documents. To my understanding, the application was processed bit longer than I expected due to the pandemic situation but you’ve put extra effort to get rid of all worries and concerns we had. Thank you for being patient with us. The personalised services made us feel special and cared about. All of the paperwork was in perfect order, complete and explanation for each. Thank you again for helping us. Me and my family start a new life in Australia together. We would certainly recommend Mangalath immigration’s services to anyone for all visa and migration matters . Thank you again!
Rohith SonuRohith Sonu
05:12 15 Jul 23
From the very beginning, Mr Murali & Mangalath Australia Immigration exhibited an unparalleled level of knowledge and professionalism. Their guidance was always accurate and on point, ensuring that I received the right advice at the right time. It is because of your expertise and timely suggestions that I was able to expedite the entire visa application process. Your no-nonsense approach and impeccable judgment when it comes to Australian immigration matters truly set you apart.Your team at Mangalath Immigration India, especially Mr Gopinath, was equally remarkable, displaying utmost professionalism at every step.I cannot emphasize enough how instrumental your guidance has been in realizing my dream of obtaining the Australian Permanent Residency. Thanks to your exceptional service!I would highly recommend your service to anyone seeking assistance with Australian immigration matters. It is not often that one comes across an individual with such a deep understanding of the process. Your reputation as a top-tier immigration consultant is well-deserved and your services are second to none.
Sajith KumarSajith Kumar
04:00 11 Jul 23
Visa Granted : SC189I would like to thank Mr. Murali and Mangalath Immigration team for their excellent professionalism and service that helped me and my family to achieve SC189 PR. From the very first step onwards to the final step, Murali has helped us with proper guidance and advice, especially in preparing all the necessary documents. He was also proactive in responding to my queries via email & whatsapp.During to covid time, when entire country was locked down , I was guided in the right direction and with the right decisions. The constant support from Mr. Murali and his experience in dealing with this in a meticulous manner really impressed me .I would like to thank Mr. Gopinathan from the Mangalath Cochin office, who has helped us during the entire process, especially during the EOI raising and the follow ups. I personally know many people who achieved their goal of becoming Australian PR with the help of Mr. Murali and his team. And, I strongly recommend Mr. Murali and Mangalath immigration as your migration agent to achieve the dream of Australia PR.Thank you Murali & Mangalath Immigration Team,Sajithkumar & Family
Srinivasan BSrinivasan B
22:50 09 Jul 23
I am Srinivasan. I received SA 491 grant recently. I was referred to Mr. Murali by my friend and former colleague Mr. Karthik.I have lived in USA for 10+ years and was very skeptical about migrating to Australia initially considering my age. Immigrating to Australia is a complex process.My first communication with Mr. Murali got me convinced that I have found the right contact to address my immigration concerns. He guided me on the correct visa that i need to apply for. He also provided me a contact who would help me with the correct guidance to crack PTE to get maximum points from it.I also would like to express my gratitude to Mr. Murali for being very patient in answering my questions (sometimes silly and basic) and always reassured me that everything will be fine throughout the whole journey. During the course of the journey i was getting into an uncertain mode whether i would get the grant or not, and Mr. Murali again assured me that the grants will flow out soon. Their charges for the services were also nominal.Mr. Murali was very practical in his answers with me which always kept me afloat through the entire process when my thoughts about the grant happening were fading away and i was almost ready to forget about it. In short, Mr. Murali was "the" man for me during crisis.I will definitely recommend Mr. Murali and Mangalath Immigration Services India and Mangalath Immigration Australia for a transparent, smooth and assured process for anyone desiring to get an Australian visa.Again Thank you Mr. Murali for the services, guidance and patience for keeping my mind at ease
13:40 26 Feb 23
I really suggest people to choose Mangalath Immigration for any visa services . I had a very good experience with them,with their service and work they did for us.I came to Australia through Mangalath Immigration in 2015, they really did great service, My brother recently got his subclass 189 visa through them. They did every single step carefully and updating us immediately. When case officer contacted them for additional documents, They have communicated with us and submitted documents with in hours. My brother skill assessment was refused initially as he did from different agents who did not do the proper work, then we contacted Mangalath Immigration they have assessed his application and launched properly, now we got visa on hand.

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