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[Expert Tip] Skilled Migration Even If Your Job Is Not on the SOL

Want to work in Australia? Worried that your job is not on the SOL? Don't panic!


You can still get PR through skilled migration, with state nomination. Instead of the 189 Skilled Independent work visa, you'll be going for the 190 Skilled Nominated visa.

Many states are willing to nominate you for a different work visa as long as you meet their special criteria. Having state nomination means you can get an additional 5-10 points on the points test. It's worthwhile checking each state government's requirements for state nomination to see if you are eligible.


This could be your answer to permanent residency! Like our page to keep up to date with important immigration news and top tips from our principal migration agent and former Visa Processing Officer.


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