Post-Study Work stream (Subclass 485)

The Post-Study Work stream (Subclass 485) is designed for international students who have recently graduated with a degree from an Australian institution. This visa allows you to live, work, and study in Australia temporarily. • With this visa, you can: • Stay in Australia for between 2 to 4 years after completing your studies. • Applicants with a select degree may be eligible for an extended 2 years on their visa. • Travel, work, or study in Australia during your stay. • Find your own employment while on this visa; the responsibility for arranging employment lies with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

The duration of your stay depends on your Australian study qualification and whether you have a select degree, ranging from 2 to 6 years.

Yes, family members can be included in your application if they meet health and character requirements. Children can be added until a decision is made, and other family members can apply as subsequent entrants after the visa is granted.

The main applicant’s visa costs AUD1,895.00, with additional charges for family members. Subsequent entrants must pay the full visa application charge, and there may be other related costs.

No, this visa cannot be extended to stay longer, but you may be eligible to apply for a second post-study work visa under specific conditions.

You can demonstrate English proficiency by holding a valid passport from specific English-speaking countries or by achieving specific scores in recognized language tests.

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