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Are you eligible for an Australian visa?
We will find the right visa for you to apply.
Have you already found the right visa to apply?
We will prepare your visa application to highest standards and lodge it with Department of Home Affairs
Are you eligible to apply for your Australian Citizenship?
We will check your eligibility, prepare and apply for your Australian citizenship.
Has your visa been refused or cancelled?
We will prepare your appeal application and lodge it with the Administrative Appeals Tribunal

Assess visa eligibility

Assess your visa eligibility with us.

Asses visa eligibility

Apply for visa

Prepare and apply for your visa with us.

Apply for visa

Apply for citizenship

Prepare and apply for your citizenship with us.

Apply for citizenship

Apply for AAT review

Prepare and apply for your AAT appeal with us.

Apply for AAT Review

Employer Nomination Scheme Visa - Direct Entry Stream

(Subclass 186)

This visa lets skilled workers, who are nominated by an employer, live and work in Australia permanently.

You must:

  • have an occupation that is on the list of eligible skilled occupations
  • have at least 3 years relevant work experience, unless you are exempt
  • have a positive skills assessment, unless you are exempt

You can:

  • live, work and study in Australia indefinitely sponsor eligible family members to come to Australia
  • apply for Australian citizenship, if eligible
  • if eligible, apply for permanent residence

Include your family:

You can:

  • include family members in your application when you apply
  • add family members to your application after you apply but before we decide on your visa

For this visa, your family members are:

  • your partner
  • your dependent child or stepchild
  • your partner's dependent child or stepchild
  • the dependent child or stepchild of your or your partner's dependent child or stepchild

You can also include someone who holds a subclass 457 visa or subclass 482 visa if we granted them that visa on the basis they are a member of your family. Family members who apply for the visa with you must meet our health and character requirements. Family members who do not apply for the visa with you might also have to meet the requirements.

Apply from:

Apply for this visa from in or outside Australia. If you are in Australia, you must hold a substantive visa or a related bridging visa A, B or C. If your substantive visa has a no further stay condition, you might still be able to lodge an application in Australia in certain circumstances. You can be in or outside Australia when we decide on your application.


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Your visa application will be prepared by a very professional migration agent to a highest standard.


Your application will be lodged with the Department of Home Affairs within your time frames.


We will liaise with the Department of Affairs regularly and inform you of any developments.