Who is eligible to be sponsored for a TSS 482 visa?

To be eligible to be sponsored for a TSS 482 visa, the nominated worker must show:

they have been practising a profession from the short term, medium term or regional skilled occupation list for at least 2 years in the past 5 years at the time of submitting the visa application.

show competency in their occupation and trade, which includes a skills assessment recognised by Trades Recognition Australia

meet the English language requirement for the 482 visa. This is the equivalent to an IELTS score of 5. The English language requirement does not apply if the candidate holds a passport issued by the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Canada or the United States or if the nominee has had 5 or more years of secondary of tertiary education conducted in English.

meet Australia’s ‘good character test’ by presenting police clearances from countries you have lived in for the last 10 years.

have health insurance in place.

Our registered migration agent helps 482 visa applicants establish their competency in their nominated occupation and can help organise a skills assessment with the recognised assessor.

Ensuring all your documents are up to date and properly prepared is essential to expediting the processing time of your 482 visa application.

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