Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489)

This visa allows skilled workers to live and work in regional or low-population growth metropolitan areas of Australia for up to four years.

This visa might lead to the permanent Skilled Regional visa (subclass 887).Invited Pathway:

  • been nominated by an Australian State or Territory government agency or sponsored by an eligible relative
  • have an occupation that is on the relevant list of eligible skilled occupations.
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489)