NSW just revised the requirements of SC491 Skilled Work Regional Visa on 17 November 2020, including a new stream for the candidates who is living and working in other State and have a job offer in NSW regional as below:
Living and working outside of NSW
To be eligible for NSW nomination under this stream you must meet all the criteria for at least one of the following categories:
a.Job offer in regional NSW
To be eligible for NSW nomination under this category you must:
*hold a valid skills assessment for an occupation that appears on your nominated region’s occupation list;
*have an offer for ongoing employment that is:
-in the Applicant’s nominated occupation, or a closely related occupation; and
-for a minimum term of 12 months and 35 hours of work per week;
*have an offer for ongoing employment from an employer that is:
-located in a designated regional area in NSW; and
-registered in Australia.
Each individual NSW Regional Development Australia (RDA) offices will set their own eligible skilled occupations list.
UPDATED ON 23 NOVEMBER 2020 : FURTHER CHANGES FROM NSW
“Living and working outside of NSW“
“Living and working outside of REGIONAL NSW“
IT MEANS THE CANDIDATES LIVE IN SYDNEY CAN APPLY FOR THIS STREAM.
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[:en] The Central West of NSW closed the nomination of Subclass 489 for ALL OCCUPATIONS from TODAY, 21 August 2018 due to large amount of applications received! Nomination only goes live for one day starting from 20 August 2018. Source:http://www.rdacentralwest.org.au/visas/visa-489/
[:en][spacer height=”20px”] General Skilled Visas’ Applicants want to add their partners points to increase their total skilled points need to be aware that the maximum age limit of their partner has been changed from 50 to 44.[:zh][spacer height=”20px”] 技术签证的申请人若果希望加入配偶/伴侣的得分以提高他们的技术总积分，需知道现在他们的配偶/伴侣的最大年龄限制已经从50岁降低至44岁。[:hu][spacer height=”20px”] 技術簽證的申請人若果希望加入配偶/伴侶的得分以提高他們的技術總積分，需知道現在他們的配偶/伴侶的最大年齡限制已經從50歲降低至44歲。[:]
[:en] The above two States have temporarily suspensed the acceptance of nomination to skilled visas including Subclass 489 and Subclass 190, from end of May 2018. For details please click the below links. Victoria:Victoria News Queensland:Queensland News [:zh] 上述两个州省暂时停止接受提名技术签证,包括489和190签证,由2018年5月底开始生效。详情请点击以下链接。 Victoria维省:维省消息 Queensland昆士兰州:昆士兰州消息 . . [:hu] 上述兩個州省暫時停止接受提名技術簽證,包括489和190簽證,由2018年5月底開始生效。詳情請點擊以下鏈接。 Victoria維省:維省相關消息 Queensland昆士蘭州:昆士蘭州相關消息 . . [:]