Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190)- Permanent visa

The skilled Nominated visa is a 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 nominated by a state or territory government.

Who is this visa for?

have a relevant occupation

have a suitable skills assessment for the occupation

meet the points test pass mark of 60 points

be nominated by a state or territory government agency

be under 45 years of age at time of invitation

have Competent English

be invited by us to apply.

Points are awarded in the following categories:


English Language

Australian and Overseas Work Experience

Australian Study


Community Language

Regional Australian Study

Spouse Skills

Professional Year

**You must lodge an expression of interest and be invited to apply for the visa .