Temporary Residence Transition Stream for Skilled Workers (subclass 186)

The Temporary Residence Transition Stream is designed for skilled workers nominated by their employer who wish to live and work in Australia permanently. This visa offers numerous benefits, including indefinite stay in Australia, work and study opportunities, enrollment in Medicare, sponsorship eligibility for relatives, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, eligible family members can be included, such as your partner and dependent children.

This visa allows indefinite stay in Australia.

Main applicants must demonstrate Competent English skills unless exempt. If exempt from Competent English, Functional English skills must be shown.

There is no cost for nominating someone if the position is located in regional Australia. For non-regional positions, a fee of AUD540.00 is required, along with the Skilling Australians Fund levy.

Employers must offer terms and conditions for the nominated position equivalent to those for Australian citizens or permanent residents performing the same work in the same location.

Currently, there are no frequently asked questions available for the Aged Dependent Relative Visa (Subclass 114).