There is a broad range of visa options for Professopnals and other Skilled Migrants who are willing to work in
Whether you are looking for temporary or permanent employment (including Sponsorship) in Australia this is
The RSMS visa is part of the Permanent Employer Sponsored Visa program and is for skilled workers who want to work in regional Australia.
This visa has three (3) streams:
1. Temporary Residence Transition Stream – this is for subclass 457 visa holders who have worked for two years as a holder of a 457 visa in their nominated occupation to their nominating employer.
2. Direct Entry Stream – for applicants who have not held a subclass 457 visa with the same employer for the last two years or for those who are applying directly in or from outside Australia; and
3. Agreement Stream –for applicants who were sponsored by an employer through a labour agreement.
You might be able to get this visa if you:
Further requirements you need to satisfy under the relevant stream:
You can include the following people in your visa application:
To participate in the Employer Nomination Scheme, a nominating employer needs to show that:
Regional Certifying Body Advice
If applying under the Direct Entry Stream, an employer must obtain advice from a Regional Certifying Body confirming that there is a genuine need for a full time paid employee in a business and that the position cannot be filled in by a local worker. Please contact us to arrange a free consultation.
The processing time varies depending on the type of visa you apply for, for instance student visa applications are usually finalised within 1-3 months, partner visas within 12-15 months, permanent employer sponsored visas within 6-8 months from the date of lodgment. Have a look at the service standards of the Department for more information HERE
Migration to Australia / Visa to Australia / 457 visa / Skilled visa / RSMS visa / State sponsorship / Student visa - Open Migration