Temporary Resident Visa

Overview: Australia’s temporary residence facilitates the entry, on a temporary basis, of people who can contribute to the economic, cultural and social development of the Australian community under the migration act 1958. Temporary residence visas allow people to live and work in Australia for a limited time.

Subclass 485 – Temporary Graduate Visa

The subclass 485 visa can be applied under following 2 streams:

1) Graduate Work Stream

This visa is for international students who have recently graduated with skills and qualifications that are relevant to specific occupations Australia needs. It lets you live, study and work in Australia temporarily.

Eligibility

  • Must be under 50 years of age
  • You can work in Australia
  • Have a qualification on Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List
  • You can bring your family with you
  • Usually up to 18 months. Hong Kong passport holders may stay for 5 years

2) Post Study Work Stream

This visa is for international students who have recently graduated with a degree from an Australian institution. It lets you live, work and study in Australia, temporarily.

Eligibility

  • Must be under 50 years of age
  • You can work in Australia
  • You can bring your family with you
  • You need a recent degree
  • Usually between 2 and 4 years, depending on your qualification.
  • Hong Kong passport holders may stay for 5 years.

Subclass 476 – Skilled-Recognized Graduate Visa

This visa allows recent engineering graduates to live, work or study in Australia for up to 18 months. You must have completed a degree or higher qualification from a specified institution within the past 2 years.

Eligibility

  • be under 31 years of age
  • have completed an engineering degree at a specified educational institution in the past 2 years
  • not have previously been the primary visa holder of a subclass 476 or 485 visa
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