General Skilled Migration

General Skilled Migration – Skilled Visa (189/190/491)

Green Leaf Migration Services will help and guide you with skill assessment relevant to your nominated occupation, Expression of Interest, State/ Territory/ Family Sponsorship and visa application lodgement. 


Skilled Visas

The Skilled Independent Visa -Subclass 189.

  • You might be eligible for Skilled Independent visa, if: 
    Your nominated occupation is on MLTSSL list 
  • Age must be less than 45 years
  • Competent level of English 
  • Healthy and no criminal record

Points based visa and you nee to have minimum of 65 points (Points can be claimed on various factors including but limited on your qualifications, experience, English language proficiency etc)


Skilled Nominated Visa -Subclass 190 

You might be eligible for this visa, if :

  • Sponsored by State/ Territory
  • Minimum competent level of English 
  • Less than 45 years of age
  • Healthy and no criminal record 
  • Minimum 65 points (including 5 points of State/ Territory)
  • Nominated occupation must on the occupation list of relevant State/Territory

Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 491)- 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Sponsored by State/ Territory/ Family member who is Australian Citizen or PR 
  • Minimum competent level of English
  • Less than 45 years of age
  • Healthy and no criminal record
  • Minimum 65 points (including 10 points of State/ Territory/ Family Sponsorship)
  • Nominated occupation needs to be on the relevant occupation list 


Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 887 


  • Must have eligible visa (subclass 489)
  • Must have lived for a total of at least 2 years in a regional or designated area of Australia
  • Must have worked fulltime for at least 12 months as the holder of eligible visa (subclass 489)
  • Must have complied with the conditionals of eligible visa 
  • Meet health and character requirement 

Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) Subclass 191:

To meet the requirements of permanent visa (from November 2022), the applicant must have lived and worked for 3 years in a regional area and complied with their existing visa conditions (visa holders of subclass 491 and 494).