Why Us

Established in 2002, Migration Expert is a private immigration company with a team of highly experienced MARA registered migration consultants who represent clients from across the globe wishing to apply for an Australian visa. Migration Expert provides fee-based services in addition to the official government charges to advise, assist and represent our clients through the often-complex visa application process. All decisions for granting of a visa remain with the Australian Government subject to lodging a valid application using the free forms available on the Government website and meeting the relevant criteria. Migration Expert is not affiliated with the Australian Government and act independently in the interests of our clients.

Australian Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489) Information

Australian Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489) Information

How Do I Know If I Qualify for a Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489) to Australia?

By completing the Free Assessment you will a have better understanding of your eligibility to apply for a Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489).

For a detailed assessment of your eligibility you may purchase one of our Migration Services. By doing this, an Australian Migration Consultant will be assigned to your profile to provide you with more personalised service.

What are the Processing Times and Costs?

Our Fees
Managed Visa Application***
US$2999 Select
Guided Visa Application**
US$399 Select
Professional Consultation
US$99 Select
Government Fees and Processing Times
Application Fee AU$3600
Partner Application Fee AU$1800
Dependents Application Fee 18 years or older AAU$1800
Under 18 years AAU$900
Second Instalment (click for details) A$4885
Processing Times 12 to 36 months

* All fees and processing times are obtained from government sources

What Steps Should I Take to Apply for a Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489)?

1. Take the Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (Subclass 489) Assessment

2. Complete the Australian Online Interview

3. Australian Visa Application Service