Posted on October 18 2022
Australia is one of the prominent destinations for overseas workers for the last few years. Thousands of immigrants want to migrate to Australia to live work and settle there. There are many reasons that people like to apply for Australia PR visa. Australia is inviting 160,000 permanent residents every year.
Different states in Australia are facing skills shortage and that is the reason, the immigration cap has been raised by 35,000 for 2022-23. So the number of invitations will increase to 195,000. Here are some of the reasons that people are planning to get an Australia PR visa.
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Most states in Australia are inviting skilled immigrants through Skilled Migration programs. Some of these programs are listed below:
DHA accepted 79,600 visa places last year and this year the places have increased up to 109,900. This number will rise again as DHA has increased the annual migration cap.
Many states in Australia are increasing the list of in-demand occupations so skilled visa applicants will have a diverse range of occupations to apply for. States have also relaxed the nomination requirements.
There are three most popular visa categories and candidates can apply for any of them. These categories are:
Occupation ceilings can be applied under the independent and skilled regional (provisional) visas. This cap means that there will be a restriction on the issuance of Expression of Interest. This cap will help in inviting immigrants for different types of skilled occupations.
Here is the table that reveals the details of the invitation round held on October 6, 2022.
|Visa Subclass 189||Visa Subclass 491|
|Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher||65||65||70||75|
|Emergency Medicine Specialist||80||65||N/A||N/A|
|Engineering Professionals nec||65||N/A||70||N/A|
|Environmental Research Scientist||65||N/A||95||N/A|
|Environmental Scientists nec||65||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Intensive Care Specialist||N/A||65||N/A||N/A|
|Life Scientist (General)||65||N/A||70||N/A|
|Life Scientists nec||65||N/A||70||N/A|
|Medical Diagnostic Radiographer||65||65||N/A||N/A|
|Medical Laboratory Scientist||65||N/A||70||N/A|
|Medical Practitioners nec||65||65||N/A||N/A|
|Medical Radiation Therapist||N/A||90||N/A||N/A|
|Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum)||65||N/A||75||N/A|
|Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec||80||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Nuclear Medicine Technologist||70||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Obstetrician and gynecologist||N/A||65||N/A||N/A|
|Orthotist or Prosthetist||N/A||70||N/A||N/A|
|Other Spatial Scientist||65||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Production or Plant Engineer||65||N/A||65||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Aged Care)||65||65||N/A||70|
|Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)||70||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Community Health)||65||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)||65||65||70||65|
|Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)||N/A||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)||65||65||90||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Medical)||65||65||70||80|
|Registered Nurse (Mental Health)||65||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)||70||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Perioperative)||65||65||N/A||N/A|
|Registered Nurse (Surgical)||65||65||N/A||75|
|Registered Nurses nec||65||65||N/A||70|
|Renal Medicine Specialist||N/A||80||N/A||N/A|
|Secondary School Teacher||65||65||75||85|
|Special Education Teachers nec||N/A||95||N/A||N/A|
|Special Needs Teacher||65||80||N/A||N/A|
|Specialist Physician (General Medicine)||N/A||70||N/A||N/A|
|Specialist Physicians nec||65||80||N/A||N/A|
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Candidates who got the highest score are invited to apply for relevant visas. The invitations to candidates having the same score will be determined on the date and time when their score was received. The table below reveals the details of the invitations along with the score:
|Types of Visas||No. of candidates invited till October 15, 2022||Cut-off score|
|Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)||23,914||65|
|Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491)||1284||65|
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