ENS 186 Processing Times

Processing times for the Employer Nominated Scheme 186 visa range. Whether you apply through the direct entry stream or transitioning from a 482 visa or a 457 visa via the temporary residence transition stream.

The immigration Department advises that the processing times for 186 visas are currently:

  • 75% of applications: 83 days
  • 90% of applications: 6 months