189 Visa

Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence​​​​​​​

Skilled Independent Subclass 189 visa

The Australian 189 visa allows you to live permanently in Australia.

It is not required to have an employer or sponsor for this visa and is determined by a number of factors, such as language knowledge, age, educational qualification, and job experience.
Each of these factors is given a certain point, and ultimately, if you have 65 points, you can apply for this visa. Due to the fact that there are no regional restrictions and no working conditions, the Australian 189 visa is the best Australian residence model for Skill Visa.

Overall View

Be in or outside Australia when making the application​​​​​​​

Work and study anywhere in Australia​​​​​​​

Apply for Australian Citizenship (If eligible)​​​​​​​

189 Visa Eligibility​​​​​​​

You may be able to apply for a 189 Skilled Independent Visaif you meet the following requirements:


Your occupation must be on the relevant list of eligible skilled occupations.

Obtaining at least 65 points from the visa scoring table​​​​​​​.


For your application to be valid, you must declare that you have a suitable skills assessment at the time of invitation.​​​​​​​


you must have at least competent English.


For your application to be valid, you must declare that you have a suitable skills assessment at the time of invitation.​​​​​​​


You can only apply for this visa if we invite you to. See before you apply.​​​​​​​


The benefits of the 189 visa


 Free education in public schools and universities


 Health services

 Insurance and healthcare services


Work and life

Work and study anywhere in Australia​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Australian citizenship

Apply for Australian Citizenship (If eligible)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


How it works

list item image

Step 1

189 Visa Grant

Check if occupation is on the relevant State list

list item image

Step 2

189 Visa Grant

you score more than 65+ points

list item image

Step 3

189 Visa Grant

Grant suitable skills assessment

list item image

Step 4

189 Visa Grant

Our migration agents lodge your expression of interest with SkillSelect to receive an invitation

list item image

Step 5

189 Visa Grant

Our experts lodge your visa and liaise with the department until a decision is made

list item image

Step 6

189 Visa Grant

You and your family migrate to Australia after receiving your visa approval

Visa issuance is dependent on many factors, so the exact time of Australian visa issuance cannot be predicted, but according to Immigration Department statistics:

189 Visa Processing times​​​​​​​

189 visa Applications

Processed within 20 Months


189 visa Applications​​​​​​​

90 %

Processed within 24 Months


There are three main costs associated with this visa

189 visa Applications

Skill Assessment Fees

It is usually between 500 and 1500 Australian dollars depending on the organization that checks and approves your documents.

Australian Immigration Fees


Main applicant         AUD $4045 
+18 Dependent       AUD$ 2020 
-18  Dependent       AUD$ 1015

 Migration Agent

Contact us

Get the best immigration solution with a free consultation

Assessment Form