subclass 190

190Skilled Nominated visa

This visa lets nominated skilled workers live and work in Australia as permanent residents.

Stay

Permanently

Cost

From AUD4,045

Processing Time

  • 75% of applications: 9 months

  • 90% of applications: 14 months 

You must

  • have an occupation on the relevant skilled list.

  • have a suitable skills assessment for the occupation.

  • be invited to apply for this visa.

  • satisfy the points test.

What you can do
  • work and study anywhere in Australia.

  • sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residence.

  • if eligible, become an Australian citizen .