Top 3 Requirements for the Temporary Skill Shortage (Subclass 482) visa

  • the sponsoring company must be eligible for business sponsorship – we consider how long the company has been established for, financial history and genuine need for a nominated employee
  • an applicant must be able to prove at least the equivalent of 2 years of full time work experience closely related to an occupation on the skilled list of occupations. Work experience can be from Australia or outside Australia. A related qualification may also be required. Exemptions apply in some cases
  • an applicant must provide evidence of an equivalent English IELTS score of 5 average with a minimum score of 4.5 in each component -or- equivalent English IELTS score of 5 in each component depending on the occupation *exemptions apply in some cases

Other employer sponsorship visa options exist including the Business Short stay visa, Training visa and permanent residency options. Read more about the key requirements for employer sponsored visa options.

If you require an employer sponsored visa assessment, we are offering free assessments in this period, call us to arrange an assessment with one of our Registered Immigration Specialists.


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