Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 489 to be replaced with Subclass 491 Visa from 16th November

2019-10-25T05:55:08+05:30

The Department of Home Affairs revealed transitional arrangements for replacing subclass 489 with subclass 491 Visa. 15th November 2019 - Invited applicant can lodge their visa on or before 15th November. Subclass 489 was ceased and through the immigration portal, no further lodgements can be made. 16th November 2019 - New points test will be introduced and migrants will be able to lodge EOIs for the subclass 491. 16th November 2022 - Subclass 191 will be introduced. Applicants with subclass 491 Visa will be allowed to apply for their Permanent Residency. Note:- Applicants who have lodged EOIs for the Subclasses 189 & 190 [...]