General Skilled Migration Visa is permanent/ provisional visas for people who are not able to be sponsored by an employer but have skills in occupations required in Australia. The most encouraging part about the General Skilled Migration program is that all categories grant permanent residency or pathways to permanent residency without a sponsoring company.
To be eligible for this, the main applicant must be over the age of 18, have a minimum of Competent English language proficiency, and have the skills and qualifications for one of the following occupations on Australia’s Skilled
- Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) or
- Short-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
- Regional Occupation List (ROL)