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  1. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I am currently doing an online study in my home country without holding any study visa (The biometric centre is still suspended). I may intend to apply for a 485 visa after graduation. However, the new policy under covid-19 states that ’Online study outside Australia is counted from the time of...
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi guys! I did my bachelor's degree in Australia for 3 years and meet the Australian study requirement. Unfortunately, my visa expired and I couldn't apply for 485 and will be returning home. Can I do 1 year of masters in Australia again and then apply for 485? I think where I am confused is...
  3. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, Can people please share their experiences applying for 485 offshore. I was misadviced and my student visa expired onshore. I am on bridging visa e currently Nd will be returning to India in November. I only graduated on 24th September and visa expired on 30th September. Can I still apply...
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello! I am currently on my student visa until the 16th of September 2020. I started working on my Post-study work visa application (Subclass-485) today and realized that my PTE Score is more than 36 months old (Taken on 15th May 2017). I'm not really sure how to proceed now as I can't get...
  5. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I'm in the middle of applying for my 485 post-study work visa. In the application it asks for details "of ALL your family. Include family members who are not accompanying you to Australia as well as deceased family members. Where appropriate, you are required to provide details of the...
  6. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I'm about to apply for the 485 post study work visa. The visa requires an English test, however, if you're affected by Corona you are given additional time to provide your English test results. As officially stated "additional time will be given for applicants to provide English language...
  7. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I'm going to apply for a 485 post study work visa. I have lived in Norway for longer than 12 months the past 10 years so my understanding is that I need a police clearance from Norway as well. When applying for a Norwegian police clearance it gives me the option between (1) a clearance...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, My wife studies bachelor of nursing in Australia and will conclude it next year. Our plan is to apply for the visa 485, but we have a few questions. Does she need to get registered with AHPRA and get skills assessment from ANMAC before the visa application? AHPRA + Anmac may take more...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello, Thanks in advance for looking into my inquiries. What is the visa application cost for 485 subsequent entrants ( wife and 2 children who are under 18)? Do I need to pay the base application fee of $1685? Or simply $825 for my wife and $415 for each child? Do I have to pay non-internet...
  10. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello there, I am a 485 ( Post Study work permit) Visa holder and now, I want to apply for my wife and children as the subsequent entrants who is currently in Bangladesh. However, I have figured out that it is not possible to apply through immiAccount. So, it must be a paper based application...
  11. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I have a 485 visa and will be applying for my PR. My wife has a 600 Visitor Visa with 8503 clause (did not come into the country on this Visa yet. She is back in India now. I am applying for my PR application in the next couple of days and will be including her on the application. Can she...
  12. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello everyone, I've had a question about my friend's situation that I really need your help. I spent the last few hours searching through endless threads on Expat for this issue, but at the end there was no final answer so I had to post this, hope it's alright. My friend's current situation...
  13. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello, I applied for 485 post study stream visa on 12th August with all the documents etc. For AFP PCC I just uploaded the receipt. On 14th Sep, my case officer requested AFP PCC and I provided that document via immi account on 15th Sep. Now it has been 1 month since I provided them the...
  14. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi All, I am filling the 485 PSW application form, it shows that my information could not be identified by the department, and ask me to call Adelaide Processing Centre, but the link is not leading to anywhere. Have anyone had the same issue before? Or someone can give me something I can...
  15. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, I would like to know whether if there is anyone who has engaged in an additional course to fulfill the Australian Study requirement. The instructions in Australian study requirement[/URL] states that the total course duration needs to be 92 weeks I have following questions which I...
  16. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi All, I submitted my EOI on 26th April 2017 with 65 points (for 189). Since ceiling has been met pretty early this programme year, I am expecting my invite to be in early next programme year. However, my current (485) visa is expiring in September 2017. My questions are:: 1) Would my EOI...
  17. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I'm currently in Australia doing my Masters degree. i'm in my second year now. To apply for a 485 visa, i heard that one of the requirement is that, "i should have been in the country for atleast 18 months out of 24 months" I have been travelling to india, every semester holidays. I have...
  18. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello. I am currently on my student visa (573) and will be applying for 485 visa when my results are out on the 9th of December 2016. VEVO shows that my student visa expires on 30 September 2017 and I was just wondering if I am able to leave Australia for holidays around mid December for a...
  19. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi All, My profile is as follows: BS Computer Science (from Pakistan) 1.5 years work experience as Software Engineer About to start MS Computer Science (by Course Work 2 years) in Melbourne My query relates to ACS skills assessment for 485 visa or PR. The complication is this that my MS...
  20. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, About me - I graduated in December with a Bachelors degree in IT. As soon as the results came out, I gathered all the documents needed and applied for ACS skills assessment for 485. ACS got back to me with a positive response (Yay!) on Friday 8/01. I have all the other documents ready and...
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