The Visa subclass 457 has been replaced by the Temporary Skilled Shortage (TSS) Visa Subclass 482 after it was abolished on 18th March 2018.
Employers can apply for approval as a Standard Business Sponsor (SBS) that will last for 5 years or else the businesses with the approval of SBS in effect might continue to use this for the TSS Visa.
The criteria for this visa consist of Sponsorship, TSS nomination, and TSS Visa Application.
1. Sponsorship: If you want to apply for the approval as a business sponsor, then you would require the below details:
2. TSS Nomination: After sponsorship, you must nominate one among the below three TSS application Streams.
Labour Agreement Stream option is for the employers who have negotiated a labour agreement with the government of Australia.
After TSS Nomination, you can apply for the visa to work in Australia. This requires the below evidence:
Applicants must show that they have the skills of the English language to perform well in the occupation applying for, without any reference to the formal English testing.
The fee of your application depends on the stream you will be applying for:
A Training Levy will be applied to the TSS nominations as per government for which dates of effect has not been mentioned yet. It will require the following contributions:
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