Employer Nomination Scheme

Employer Nomination Scheme Visa ENS -Subclass 186

This visa allows skilled workers, who are nominated by their employer, to live and work in Australia permanently. 

This visa has three streams:

  • Direct Entry Stream
  • Temporary Residence Transition Steam
  • Labour Agreement Stream

Eligibility Criteria for Direct Entry Stream visa subclass 186:

  • Nominated occupation must be from the MLTSSL Occupation list 
  • Must have three years full time employment experience unless exempted 
  • Must be registered, licenced or a member of professional body if it is mandatory in the State/Territory you intend to work in
  • Must have positive skill assessment unless exempted 
  • Must be nominated by an Australian employer who is operating and running business lawfully in Australia and haven’t received any adverse information 
  • Must be less than 45 years old at the time of visa application unless exempted 
  • Must have competent level of English unless exempted 
  • Caveats apply for some of the nominated occupations 
  • Meet health and character requirements

 

Eligibility Criteria for Temporary Residence Transition Steam

  • Must have three years full time employment experience with the employer who nominated you for the temporary visa subclass 457 or 482
  • Must be registered, licenced or a member of professional body if it is mandatory in the State/Territory you intend to work in
  • Must have positive skill assessment if required by the case officer 
  • Must be nominated by an Australian employer who is operating and running business lawfully in Australia and haven’t received any adverse information 
  • Must be less than 45 years old at the time of visa application unless exempted 
  • Must have competent level of English 
  • Meet health and character requirements 

Labour Agreement Stream:

This visa is only for those whose employer has got labour agreement with the Australian government. 

 

Benefits of the visa subclass 186:

  • Live, work and study in Australia permanently 
  • Sponsor eligible relatives to come to Australia 
  • Apply for Australian Citizenship, if eligible 

 

Stay:

Permanently 

Costs: 

From $4,045 

 

How do I apply for the visa subclass 186? 

 

Contact Green Leaf Migration team. Our support through email/ whatsapp is available 24/7. You can visit our office between 10am to 6pm (appointment is mandatory)