Skills Assessment for IT and Computing Professionals
The Australian computer and technology sector is rapidly growing giving migrants more and more opportunity to migrate to Australia. You will also be able to apply for permanent residence when eligible.
Australian visa pathways for IT professionals
There are a number of visa pathways for visa applicants if your occupation is on the medium and long-term strategic skills list which include the:
- Skilled Work Regional Visa Subclass 491
- Skilled Nominated Visa subclass 190
- Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189.
Where your occupation is on the short-term skilled occupation list Australia encourages skilled migration, you can apply for a skilled visa subclass 189 or 190 from the Department of Home Affairs. You can also apply through the employer sponsored pathway due to the high demand for qualified IT professionals.