Skilled Nominated 190

Skilled Nominated(Subclass 190) Visa

This Australian state sponsored visa is for skilled workers who are nominated by a state or territory.

Each State and Territory Government publishe a list of occupations in short supply in their area. They may impose specific eligibility requirements such as work experience, English language ability or specialised skills in order to nominate you for this visa.

The Criteria

In order to qualify for a Subclass 190 visa, you will be required to:

  • Hold a suitable skills assessment in an occupation that is available for State or Territory Sponsorship
  • Lodge an EOI
  • Be nominated by a State or Territory Government
  • Meet the pass mark in the Skilled Migration points- currently 60 (State Nomination give you additional 5 points)
  • Be aged between 18 and 49 inclusive
  • Have at least competent English
  • Meet health and character requirement

Family members included such as partner, children and other dependant family members must meet English, health and character requirements.

What does this visa let me do?

The visa is a permanent visa, allowing applicants to remain in Australia indefinitely with full work rights. You would generally be expected to reside for 2 years in the State or Territory which nominated you for the visa.

If you are outside Australia when the visa is granted, you and your family members will need to enter Australia for the first time prior to expiry of your health and police clearances.

Why Choose Seek Migration

Seek Migration specializes in Employer Sponsored visas, as it is the core of our practice. We have significant amount of experience in assisting employers and employees throughout the whole process of obtaining Permanent Residency.

Please contact us for more information.

Contact Us

Free Initial Online Assessment

Want to know if you are eligible to apply for Skilled Migration? Click on the link below to complete our online form or send in your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. Our team will conduct an assessment and provide you with a recommendation letter outlining the visa pathway, fees, our terms and processing times at no cost.

Online Assessment