NSW 491 Invitation Criteria

Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491)

Updates to our Skilled Work Regional (subclass 491) visa nomination criteria and procedures, aimed at improving clarity and the application experience, are now available on the NSW website.

Overview of Pathways

There are two pathways to obtain NSW nomination for the subclass 491 visa:

Pathway 1: Direct Application – Candidates with an established work history with a regional NSW-based employer.

Pathway 2: Invitation by Investment NSW – Candidates selected by Investment NSW based on the need for their skill in NSW.

Direct Applications and Invitation Rounds

NSW will shortly begin accepting direct applications for ‘Pathway 1’ and commence invitation rounds for ‘Pathway 2’.

Source NSW Government

Written by Ross Ahmadzai

13 Nov, 2023

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