South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190) - Immigration to Australia with an occupation on the SA Skilled Occupation List

Do you want to immigrate to Australia, in particular South Australia? Then the South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190) might be the correct immigration pathway for you. This program offers skilled migrants the chance to work in South Australia and offers successful applicants permanent residency.

What is the South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190)?

Each region in Australia has different skills shortage needs to that of the country as a whole. As such, each state and territory has a skilled nomination program.

In this case, the South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190) allows the state to make provision for skilled immigrants specifically needed in Victoria.

South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190)

About the South Australia Skilled Nomination Program

  • You are eligible for a Skilled Nomination visa (subclass 190) if your occupation appears on the South Australia Skilled Occupation List.
  • The Skilled Nomination visa is a points-based visa and you must score at least 65 points.
  • If your application is successful, you must live and work in South Australia for 2 years.
  • You must meet the minimum requirements as specified by the South Australia Skilled Nomination Program (190).

The application process

The application process has 5 steps:

South Australia selects applicants from the submitted Expressions of Interest
Complete and submit visa application

About South Australia

Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia and the fifth-largest city in Australia with a population of around 1.5 million.

South Australia is known for its wine production, Kangaroo Island and beaches. Health care, social assistance and retail are its largest employment sectors. Manufacturing, defense technology, high tech electronic systems and research as well as commodity export and corresponding service industries all play a role in the South Australia economy.

Almost half of all cars produced in Australia are made in Adelaide and over 40% of Australia's high-tech electronics industry is based there.

Adelaide is also home to a large proportion of Australia's defense industries, which contribute more than AU$1 billion to South Australia's Gross State Product.

Who can assist you with your visa application?

Here's something you might not know - individuals and companies in Australia who gives immigration advice must be licensed.

Unfortunately this is not always a requirement abroad. This means it is not guaranteed that you will get the correct immigration advice when you deal with an agents outside of Australia.

Always check an adviser's credentials on the official MARA website. If you cannot find the person here, do not deal with them.

You can rest assured that our advisers are fully licensed. You can view their details here.

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