Australia offers a host of learning opportunities for independent skilled workers and professionals. Australia is renowned for its high standards of employment and benefits for overseas professionals and workers. The job market in Australia is gaining recognition since it caters to leading industries and businesses in the global market. Skilled professionals and workers who are not sponsored by a company, an employer, family or a territory are eligible to applying for Skilled Independent Visa – Subclass 189. Basic requirements such as English language competency apply to this visa.


  • Skill Assessment in nominated occupation
  • Age under 45 years old
  • Minimum English Requirement

You need to lodge an Expression of Interest and nominate your occupation. A visa invitation is required in order to lodge a skilled visa. This visa application can be made while you are in or outside Australia. As your Registered Migration Agent we provide:

  • A fair and honest eligibility assessment
  • Advice for your individual circumstances
  • Strategic immigration planning
  • Latest policy and legislative advice
  • Detailed costs and expenses
  • Advice on required documents
  • Forms and paperwork assistance
  • Prepare and lodge your application
  • Critical date and deadline monitoring
  • Liaise with the Department of Immigration
  • Keep you up to date with your application

The skilled professional or worker will avail the following benefits:

  • They will be allowed to reside, work and pursue studies in Australia for an indefinite period
  • They will be eligible to enrol with Medicare – a health care and expenses scheme by the Government of Australia.
  • You can obtain Australian Citizenship, if eligible.
  • You can sponsor eligible family members or relatives and obtain permanent residency for them in Australia upon fulfilling requirements

Asia Pacific Group will assist you with the skill assessment process and ensure that you fit in the right place that complements your area of expertise, talent or skills. Our clients receive the highest possible rate of success from our years of experience and in-depth knowledge of Australia’s Skilled Migration program. You can be rest assured, while our global experts take care of everything right from case assessment to visa approval.