Skilled Sponsored Visas

Do you have a sponsor in Australia?

This is usually a 3 step process:

  • The Employer needs to apply to become an approved business sponsor.
  • The Employer needs to nominate a position/role to be approved.
  • Finally the applicant/employer lodges a valid visa application.

Subclass 482

TSS Skilled Visa (1 to 4 years) – Temporary Visa

This visa is a very popular visa in Australia especially with Ireland and the UK. This is a skilled visa put in place for an employer who has not found a suitable Australian candidate for a role in their business. The employer can then look at sponsoring a suitable overseas candidate.

Main requirements for the 482 visa:

  • English requirements
  • Skills and experience must be in line with the nominated position.
  • The employer must make sure the employee’s salary is in line with the Australian labour market.
  • Labour market testing must be carried out to make sure Australian citizens have a chance to apply for the role.
  • The employer must make sure they pay a SAF levy at the nomination stage.

Subclass 186

Employer Nominated Scheme

This Australian visa is for highly skilled workers who want to work and live permanently in Australia.

How it works? The Australian employer nominates the skilled foreign worker/employee to work in Australia which will result in a permanent visa for the employee.

There are 3 main streams:

  • Direct entry: the applicant does not have any two years with their Sponsor.
  • Transitional stream: when you are on a 457 for 2 years and then apply for your permanent residency.
  • Labour agreement stream – Applicant has specific term and conditions as part of a labour agreement.

Subclass 494

Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional Visa

Subclass 494 Sponsored visa has 10,000 places allocated per year.

  • It requires employer sponsorship and the position would need to exist for at least 5 years.
  • It has an age limit of 45 years old
  • The applicant would need competent English
  • Skilled employment experience of at least 3 years unless exempt
  • A positive skills assessement and other criteria is also needed to make a successful application for this visa.

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Services & Packages

Australian Visa Report

We provide a detailed report on the most suitable Australian visa for you.

Phone Consultation Package

Visa Assessment, Visa information on most suitable visa option & Phone consultation.

Personal Consultation Service

Our personal consultations take place in Killarney town centre, these appointments are strictly one to one sessions for 1 hour time slots.

Visa Review Package

This package is popular for visas such as: skilled visas, sponsored visas, partner visas, parent visas, family visas.

Full Visa Package

This visa service is provided for clients who are eligible for an australian visa and want a visa agent to manage and lodge their visa application/s.

Corporate Migration & Business Solutions

We provide guidance to assist with immediate business needs from general advice, technical document review, sponsorship obligations and general Australian migration compliance.


Skilled Sponsored Visas

Do you have a sponsor in Australia?

General Skilled Migration Visas

Have you got skills Australia is looking for?

Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visas

Introducing new Regional skilled provisional visas for Australia! These visas commenced November 16, 2019.

Resident Return Visas

These visas let you undertake all of the activities that your original permanent visa let you undertake

Parent Visas

Family/Parent visas include the following: Contributory parent visas, Contributory aged parent visas...

Partner Visa

Are you in a relationship with an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or eligible New Zealander?

Child Visas

This visa is available to: dependent/adopted/orphaned children of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship Visas

Work & Travel Temporary Visas

Are you ready to dive into some travelling?

Global Talent Visas (GTI)

The future of Australia will be defined by its ability to attract the best and the brightest minds in the world to move to Australia and create innovative jobs here.

Student Visas

Australia has some of the top universities in the world, if your main reason for going to Australia is studying, then you will need to apply for a student visa.