Subclass 187 RSMS Visa Australia

Subclass 187 RSMS Visa Australia: The RSMS (Regional Sponsored Migration scheme) – Subclass 187 visa is a permanent visa for skilled workers from outside Australia or skilled temporary residents who currently live and work in Australia.

To apply for this visa, you will need to:

  • be less than 50 years of age
  • be nominated by an approved employer in their business in regional Australia
  • meet the skills and qualifications requirements, and
  • meet English language requirements.

There are some exemptions relating to age, skills and English language ability.

The skills, qualifications and language requirements depend on the stream that you will be applying.

Subclass 187 RSMS Visa Australia: Temporary Residence Transition stream

This stream is available only to people who hold a subclass 457 visa.

You do not need to assess your skills as you have already worked for your nominating employer for two years in Australia.

You must have vocational English (A score of 5 in each section of IELTS)

Subclass 187 RSMS Visa Australia: Direct Entry stream

To apply through this stream, you should have qualification and skills relevant to your nominated occupation.

You will need to assess your skills by relevant assessing authority if you are nominating a trade occupation and you have obtained your qualifications outside Australia

You must have competent English (A score of 6 in each section of IELTS).




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