Second Post-Study Work stream (Subclass 485)

The Second Post-Study Work stream (Subclass 485) is intended for holders of a Temporary Graduate visa (first Post-Study Work stream or Replacement stream) who have graduated with a degree from an Australian institution located in a regional area. This visa allows you to live, work, and study in Australia temporarily. • With this visa, you can: • Stay in Australia for a duration ranging from 1 to 4 years after completing your studies, depending on where you studied, lived, and your degree. • Travel, work, or study in Australia during your stay. • Find your own employment while on this visa; responsibility for arranging employment lies with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

The duration of your stay depends on various factors, including where you studied, where you lived, and your degree.

Yes, family members can be included, but they must meet health and character requirements. Children can be added until a decision is made.

The main applicant’s visa costs AUD745.00, with additional charges for family members. Subsequent entrants must pay the full visa application charge, and there may be other related costs.

The residence and study requirements are based on whether you lived and studied in Category 2 or Category 3 areas, with corresponding visa length allowances.

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