Understanding the difference between the different skilled visas can be difficult, but once you know the difference between visas 189 and 190 it becomes easier.
To start with both subclass visas 189 and 190 have the following similarities:
Points are awarded in the following categories:
When you have met these requirements you submit an EOI to apply for a 189 or 190 visa online at the Department of Home Affairs (DOHA)website. This is not a visa application so there is no fee.
Once you submit your EOI, you need to wait to be invited to apply for the relevant visa.
Skillselect stores your EOI for two years. You can access it at any time to update the information when anything in your circumstances changes. You cannot update your EOI after you receive an invitation to apply for a visa. Things you may want to change include:
It is important to make these changes to your EOI as it can increase your point score which can improve your ranking. Keep in mind, if the information you provide is false or misleading it can result in your application being refused.
If you receive two invitations to apply for a 189 or 190 visa, your EOI will be removed from the system when you do not lodge a visa application.
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