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Skilled Migration Visas

187 Regional Sponsored Migration

This visa is a permanent residence visa for skilled workers who want to work in regional Australia. It allows you to work in Australia under one of three streams:

  • The Temporary Residence Transition stream
  • The Direct Entry Stream
  • The Agreement Stream


  • Be nominated by an approved Australian employer for a job in regional Australia within 6 months before you apply
  • You should be under 45 years of age
  • Meet the skills, qualifications and English language requirements of the position
  • Meet Health and Character requirements

*If you are older than 50 years of age you can still apply

Temporary Residence Transition

  • Eligible for subclass 457,482 or related bridging visa A, B or C visa holders
  • Must have worked at least 3 years full-time while holding the visa, in the same occupation with nominating employer
  • You must be nominated by your employer

Direct Entry

  • Have to be nominated under the direct entry stream by an Australian Employer
  • You must work for your employer in regional Australia
  • You must work for your employer in regional Australia
  • This visa is applicable to temporary residents who don't qualify under the Temporary Residence Transition stream
  • your occupation must be on the relevant list of eligible skilled occupations
  • you must have at least Competent English. IELTS 6 | PTE 50 on all bands of the language exam
Processing Time
Visa Streams 75% of the applications 90% of the applications
Temporary Residence Transition 11 months 16 months
Direct Entry 21 months 23 months

Cost/Fee: $4,045

Location: You can be in or outside Australia when you apply for the visa and when a decision is made on the visa (If applying in Australia then you must hold a substantive visa or bridging visa A, B or C)

What you can do with this visa

  • Stay in Australia indefinitely
  • Work and study in Australia
  • Enrol in Medicare
  • Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence
  • Travel to and from Australia for five years (After that you would require a resident return visa or other visa to return to Australia)
  • Apply for Australian Citizenship if eligible

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