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  1. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, I would like to know stream of 489 Visa? 489 Stream: Skilled Regional: Unavailable due to low volume of applications 489 Stream: State Nomination: 75% of Visa processed in 9 months I got employment offer and hence got invited for 489 visa (75 points, Software Engineer) but my stream...
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    Hi Guys! My brother already got his landing done for 189 so how can I apply for 489 through him? From what I know so far: - He needs to stay in a state area like Victoria or NSW for a certain period of time but I can't find how long he needs to be there before I can apply for the visa. -...
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    Its time to shift towards 2019 thread so those who receive a grant from 2019 Jan, please post here. Good luck everyone. I wish everyone a speedy grant. :amen:
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Guys, Didn't find any such specific thread related to the subject. This thread is dedicated to everyone who is either lodged or waiting for a visa grant for Skilled Independent 489 VISA in 2018. Wishing you all a very best and good luck. :)
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    Hello everyone, I am new here in this forum, I recently got my 489 state sponsored visa, Far South Coast, NSW. I am planning to move there in September 2018. First I am planning to go to Perth, as my brother is studying there meanwhile I want to get my driving license from there and then...
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    Hello, I'm a prospective immigrant of South Australia under 489 visa (state sponsored) stream. Once get there, I'm looking at taking a certificate IV level course (Community Development/services) at TAFE SA. Now, as being a state sponsored migrant, shall I be entitled to subsidized courses (or...
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    Hi guys, - I have done B.tech in CSE, have experience of almost 3.6 years as a Software Engineer and positive skill assessment from ACS and scored 65 in each module of PTE, so I am eligible to claim 55 points. - I wanted to know which visa should I apply for - 190 visa or 489 visa as if I...
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    Hi guys, I have done B.tech in CSE, have experience of almost 3.6 years as a Software Engineer and positive skill assessment from ACS and scored 65 in each module of PTE, so I am eligible to claim 55 points. I want to know the pathways I can follow for Australia immigration. Thanks.
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi guys, I have done B.tech in CSE, have experience of almost 3.6 years as a Software Engineer and positive skill assessment from ACS and scored 65 in each module of PTE, so I am eligible to claim 55 points. I want to know the pathways I can follow for Australia immigration. Thanks.
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    While filling my VISA Application Form, I had one of the questions: Question: Has the applicant been employed overseas in their nominated occupation or a closely related occupation at a skilled level, immediately before invitation to lodge this application? should I Say NO, as at the moment...
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    Hello Experts, This is my first Query on this forum and hope will get the answer. My Cousin brother lives in melbourne,Victoria.Now i am planning to opt for family sponsored 489 visa. 1) i would like to know whether i am eligibal to work all across the victoria state or i can work only in...
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    Pharmacist applying as Technician with vetassess , Plz help Dear All , I am a pharmacist from Egypt with 4 years experience as a retail pharmacist , i want to apply for assessment with VEtassess as a pharmacy technician , what makes me willing to do is that the job description and duties of...
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    Hi guys, Me and my husband will move to Adelaide on 489 provisional visa. We do not want to wait 2 years to get permanent residency and I want to know if I live there on this 489 visa I can still apply for 190 visa for permanent residency? We do not want to wait 2 years, because we want to...
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    Hi! I am a mechanical engineer with 60 points in FS 489 visa category. The mechanical however has gone in pro-rata system with 65 points as cut off point for december invitation round. Also, I have seen in the occupational ceiling only 208 places are left as of now. Hence, chances of me...
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    Hi! I am planning to apply for Family Sponsored 489 visa and I have a few questions about it. 1) I graduated as a mechanical engineer this year hence have no experience. Will it have a negative impact even though my points are 60 without any experience? 2) I have a sister living in Perth but...
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    Hello All, I am from India and i want to apply in 489 visa for Australia. I gave IELTS in Feb 2015. I want to know for how long my IELTS is valid for this visa.Also,i know that first step is to get your educational and work documents accessed , so i want to know the name of organisation like...
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    Hi , I am planning to apply for 489 visa. As a first step I have started with ACS skills assessment process. I have couple queries regarding the ACS assessment process. I have completed Bachelors in Computer Science and Engineering in 2009. My industry experience is 6 years and 10 months. If I...
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    Can anyone tell if Mobile App Development (ios / android ) comes under any of the following categories Developer Programmer 261312 Web Developer 261212 Software and Applications Programmers nec 261399 Thank you
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    Hey Guys , I'm Planning My first Entry Trip to Validate my 489 Visa for SA . I have a few questions of what are activities that are required on first Entry . Following are my questions . 1. Do I need to Visit South Australia or it's ok if I just visit Melbourne and come back . 2. Do I need...
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    hi, my profile is.. im working as a civil engineer with an year of experience.. im i eligible to apply for an SUBCLASS 489 for which states im eliglible..?? how to get state sponsorship in any state..?
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