Visas for Skilled Workers in Australia

Have an employer or looking to stay longer in Australia?
Look no further!
Whether you have an employer, wish to obtain permanent residence through them or independently, the visa criteria and process can be complicated. There are many considerations and assessments which must occur to gauge which visa pathway/s, is suitable.

Total Visa specialises in the preparation, lodgement and successful outcome of temporary and permanent visas such as: 

Employer Nomination Scheme – Subclass 186

Employer Sponsored Regional – Subclass 494

Temporary Skilled Shortage – Subclass 482

Temporary Graduate – Subclass 485

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) – Subclass 491

Skilled Independent – Subclass 189

Skilled Nominated – Subclass 190

Trainee visa – Subclass 407

We have experience in obtaining successful skills assessments from many assessing authorities, such as VETASSESS, TRA, Australian Computer Society, ICAA, CPAA, Engineers Australia, to name a few.

While most people may not be eligible to apply for permanent residency in the first instance, at Total Visa, we create a plan to explain your options, analyse your needs and determine with you, the most effective strategy so that you can achieve your goals.

Business Visas

Individuals looking to invest in Australia or start a business?

If you are looking to establish or buy a business in Australia or are interested in investing, the business visa programs may be an option for you to apply for a temporary or permanent visa.

The business visa program is complex with may streams. It may also require nomination by a State or Territory. In addition, the requirements between each state may differ.

The key to the process is a well researched business plan or investment proposal, which we can assist you through the process to ensure it satisfies what the Department of Home Affairs is looking for.

We are able to assist you with the following visas:

Business Innovation and Investment – Subclass 188

Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) – Subclass 888

Business Talent (Permanent) – Subclass 132


Contact us now for a consultation so that we can assist you with formulating the best strategy


Find out more about how Total Visa can help you and fill out our free Online Visa Assessment.