Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) - Medium-term stream offers

Address skill gaps

Fill employer shortages.

Temporary stay

Up to 4 years' visit.

Work rights

Unlimited work opportunities.

Family inclusion

Bring eligible dependents.

Cultural exchange

Experience Australian lifestyle.

Pathway to permanence

Potential for permanent residency.

Multiple entries

Frequent entry, exit flexibility.

Personal growth

Enhance independence, adaptability.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) – Medium-term stream, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be nominated to work in an occupation on the list of eligible medium and long-term skilled occupations
  • Have at least 2 years of relevant work experience in your nominated occupation or a related field
  • Have a relevant skills assessment if required for your occupation
  • Work only for your sponsor or associated entity, unless exempt
  • Meet minimum standards of English language proficiency unless exempt
  • Be nominated by an approved sponsor
  • Work for your nominating employer
  • Have relevant skills, qualifications, and employment background to perform the occupation
  • Have worked in your nominated occupation or a related field for at least 2 years
  • Have a positive skills assessment if required
  • Meet the health requirement
  • Meet the character requirement
  • Not have contravened ‘paying for visa sponsorship’ legislative provisions
  • Have this level of English language proficiency
  • Not have had a visa cancelled or a previous application refused
  • Have no debt to the Australian government
  • Sign the Australian values statement

Application Process

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