Australia 482 visa to permanent residency pathways.
Subclass 482 visa holders have pathway to permanent residency through employer sponsored temporary residence transition stream and labour agreement stream.
Subclass 482 temporary skills shortage visa holders can apply for permanent visa after meeting the eligibility criteria.
Subclass 482 visa holders in Short Term Stream can only apply for one extension while being onshore in Australia. This stream has no pathway to PR.
COVID Concession: Subclass 482 Short term stream visa holders will be able to apply for permanent resident visa through the Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS), Temporary Residence Transition (TRT) stream. This pathway will only be accessible for two years from its commencement on 1 July 2022.
Subclass 482 visa holders in Medium Term stream can apply for permanent residence visa by lodging Subclass 186 visa, after meeting the following conditions:
Subclass 482 visa holder in Labour Agreement stream can apply for permanent residence visa if the provision to apply for PR was contained in the labour agreement approval.
The age limit for PR is 45 years.
For the applicants who hold subclass 482 visa in Medium Term Stream, the following conditions will need to be met:
For the applicants who hold subclass 482 visa in Labour Agreement Stream, the following conditions will need to be met:
Subclass visa 482 Australia holder in Medium Term stream and Labour Agreement (if pr provision is included in the labour agreement) stream can apply for pr. Subclass 482 in Short Term stream can also apply for pr under COVID Concession provisions up to 30 June 2024.
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