Subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa

Is a points-tested visa, where the applicant needs to be nominated by a state or territory government agency, or sponsored by an eligible relative.

This is a provisional visa. You can stay in Australia for 5 years from the date we grant your visa.

You and your family unit members will need to live work and study only in a designated regional area.

Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489)