Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme

Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (Subclass 187) Visa Australia

The Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme visa (subclass 187) is meant for skilled workers who want to work and live in regional Australia. In order to migrate under this visa category, you need to have a nomination from an approved Australian employer, and then need an application under the nominated stream.

You can attain the Regional sponsored migration scheme if you:

  • have been nominated by an approved regional Australian employer
  • are less than 50 year of age at the time of filing your application
  • have the required skills and qualifications for the position & occupation you are nominated under
  • have appropriate English language skills
  • meet health and character requirements
  • meet the eligibility of the stream you are applying under

The application process for obtaining this visa can be summarised as below:

WhoResponsibility
Employer

  • Nominates the position they want to fill

  • Certification by the relevant Regional Certifying Body.

  • Approval for the position from the concerned department.

  • Recruitment of overseas workers.

Regional Certifying Body (RCB)

  • Scrutinize the nominations by employers against specific criteria

  • Certification of the nomination if all criteria are met

Employee

  • Acceptance of employment

  • Visa apllication

  • Meet the required criteria on their visa if approved.


GOVERNMENT CHARGES
Notes
Government Charges
Fee
Notes
Govt. Fee ENS
AU $3060
This fee includes the main visa applicant and dependent.
OTHER COSTS (If Applicable)
Notes
Medical Examination
Variable (Depending upon the type of Medical Test and Examination required)
This fee is payable for each person included in your application and must be paid directly to the doctor conducting your examination.
Character Clearance (Police Check)
Variable
This fee is payable to the police authorities in the countries where you have lived for 12 months or more.
Certification/Translation of Documents
Variable
Payable to Translator
OUR FEE IN AUD
Notes
Category
Charges
Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme
AU$ 3999