Skilled Regional Visa

The subclass 491 visa is a Skilled Visa for Applicants that are sponsored by a State/Territory Government OR an eligible family member, and this visa provides a pathway to permanent residency providing the applicant meets some conditions (such as working and residing in the sponsoring state/territory for the first 3 years).


Applicants for this visa:

  • Must have recent work experience in the nominated occupation.
  • Must pass a skills assessment by a relevant skills assessment authority.
  • Can stay in Australia for up to 5 years.
  • Must live, work and study in a specified region of Australia.
  • Can travel to and from Australia as many times as required, while the visa is valid.
  • Can bring their immediate family members to Australia.

For more information please see the ‘Regional Visas’ tab on our website and thereafter to assess your eligibility please complete our Free Assessment HERE

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In Australia call us at 08 9301 5905 or email

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