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  1. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I have submitted an EOI for a 491 visa Victoria offshore and waiting for an invitation. Meanwhile, I have got an offer to do a Master at a NSW university and hoping to apply for a student visa. My concerns are; 1) Can I apply for a student visa while I have an EOI in the system? 2) If I...
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hey guys, As Im new to this, just wondering how often are 190 draws for NSW & Victoria? When should we expect the next draw? Thanks! 🙏
  3. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi guys, with no transparency on when we could expect our ceremony dates in Victoria. It's hard to plan any travel. Hence creating this thread to see till when our peers have got the invite, so we have a fair estimate of the waiting time.
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi I have applied EOI for 491 and 189. Can someone help me in regards to if I need to put my irrelevant experience in the past 10 years employment column ? Also what start date of employment should I mention: 1. The date when I started part-time 20 hours week ? Or 2. The date when i started...
  5. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello Guys, I have just received VIC 190 ROI invitation on 01/22 and I have submitted my documents the following week. However I still haven't heard from VIC government since. Do you know how long they will grant the EOI? Will they even reject my EOI after receiving ROI? Thank you
  6. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi ! I'm seeking some help in trying to estimate the processing time for my Australian Citizenship Application. I have applied in March 2020. Is there anyone who got a interview/test date for an application lodged in 2020. Just wanted to see if I can get an estimate of where I'm at in the queue.
  7. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all Please pardon me if this is not apt place to float such a discussion.. I got my Sc124 (Distinguished Talent Visa) this June with First Entry deadline as June 2021. I am planning to land in Melbourne in February but getting so much and varied information online, hence I believe asking...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I submitted my EOI for Victoria with job code 261313 Software Engineer. After submitting EOI, i applied on Victoria website. However , I received an email mentioning - Kindly help me here. What should be my next step?
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I'm new to the forum, bear with me if I'm posting this in a wrong section. These are my skill points, For Age : 30pts English : Pending Education : 15pts (ACS skill assessment done) Work Experience : 5pts State Sponsorship : 5pts (subclass 190) So if I score 7+ in EILTS I'll get total...
  10. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello everyone, I'm looking to assess with TRA in the hope that my intended occupation would atleast be open in 2 states by the time I'm ready to send in my EOI and state nominations. My options (closely related occupations) are: 1. H/W Technician (open for TAS, open for SA too but now...
  11. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Is nsw or victoria sending any invite to 261313 with 75 points? Is it better to get acs done again for 261312?
  12. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi there, This thread is for those who applied their PR under 190 visa for Victoria state from Australia (onshore) and are on Bridging Visa A. I have applied for PR in August 2017, after that, Embassy demanded PCC and Medical reports. The last update took place in my...
  13. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I hold 457 Visa and living in Sydney. But I had worked in Melbourne for a year in the past 3 years (7th Nov 2015 to 8th Nov 2016). So, am I eligible for streamlined 457 option for Victoria skilled nominated (190) Visa? I notice below criteria on the official website asking for one year stay in...
  14. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello Friends, Please help me in clarifying below scenario: As per my understanding, if we get state sponsorship, then we need to spend minimum 2 years in that state. I would like to understand when this 2 year duration will start. e.g. Suppose my company filed for US visa and I got state...
  15. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I have been in Sydney for more than 2 years. When I read Victoria state website for state sponsorship, I read that for those who are in Australia in other states, a job offer from companies in Melbourne is important for state sponsorship. If I apply for state sponsorship in Melbourne...
  16. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi All, I submitted my EOI for subclass 190 for Victoria in July 2017 for Developer/Programmer occupation. Until now, Dec. 2017, I haven't received any response from the state. Can anyone advise me is there even a chance to get 190 visa nomination (with 3 years of experience according to ACS...
  17. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hello expat experts! I am planning to move to Canada in the spring of next year and I'm in the process of deciding where to settle. It's a very overwhelming process, the more research I do the more undecided I get. However, after much reflection I was able to narrow down my options to three...
  18. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    I'm creating this thread to discuss the common concerns of Software Engineers (ANZSCO Code: 261313) / ICT professional with a total point of 60 + 5 (SS) who applied recently for Victoria Sate Sponsorship. Further, it is aimed to get an update about the lead time of receiving an invitation, visa...
  19. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello, I have submitted my EOI on 4th July 2017 under 190 Visa for Software Engineer (261313) for Victoria State. My points are 65 + 5 (state nomination) = 70. I have not yet received any invitation. How much time does it take to receive invitation from Victoria State? Has anyone received...
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