The independent skilled visa is for skilled applicants who are currently in or outside Australia who satisfy the skilled point test.
This stream is for Points-tested skilled applicants who are not sponsored by an employer or family member or nominated by a state or territory government.
Who this visa is for?
You occupation must be on the MLTSSL list.
You must be under 45 years of age
Have a suitable skills assessment for that occupation.
Have competent English
60 points are required to qualify as well as meeting the standard conditions
Points are awarded in the following categories:
Australian and Overseas Work Experience
Regional Australian Study
*You must lodge an expression of interest and be invited to apply for the visa .