Temporary Work Skilled Visa Subclass 457 + 186

Stage 1 is Subclass 457. This visa is granted for 4 years.

After visa grant, you must enter Australia to carry out the proposed work.


Subclass 186 (Temporary Residence Transition Stream):

This is for you if:

  • Your Australian Subclass 457 sponsor wishes to sponsor you again for permanent residence
  • Have worked for your sponsoring company for 2 years
  • Having a vocational level of English (the English requirement is exempted if the proposed salary will be above AU$180,000)
  • Age limit: Less than 50 years


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