The Australia state nomination visa (subclass 190) is a state-nominated or sponsored PR visa that allows you to live, work & stay in the nominating state of Australia. Australia visa subclass 190 is valid for 5 years. And after the completion of 2 years stay (ethical duty) in the nominating state you can change your state.

Under the visa subclass 190 you get additional 5 points from the nominating State that help you increase your points

With this visa, you can:

  1. Live, work and study anywhere in Australia
  2. sponsor your blood relative for permanent residence
  3. Become an Australian citizen
  4. Avail of health & Medicare benefits
  5. Avail free education from Australian educational institution

Australia visa sub-class 190 Requirements:

To become eligible to apply for an Australia visa subclass 190 you must meet the below requirements:

  • 1) Your occupation:
  • To become eligible for visa sub-class 190 your occupation must be listed as one of the relevant occupation lists in Australia

    1. Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL),
    2. Short-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL),
    3. Regional Occupation List (ROL)

  • 2) Relevant skills:
  • You must have qualifications and/or experience needed to work in occupations or called ANZSCO.

  • 3) Points score:
  • You must have minimum 65/100 points to become eligible to apply for Australia PR visa sub class 190. These points based on your

    1. Age,
    2. Qualification
    3. Work Experience
    4. English language proficient
    5. Spouse communication skills etc.

  • 4) Age:
  • You must be below the age 44 years at the time pf applying for Australia pr visa sub class 190.

  • 5) Positive Skill assessment:
  • You must receive positive skills assessment from relevant Australian skill assessing authority for your nominated ANZSCO code /occupation.

  • 6) Health & character requirements:
  • You & all of your family members must pass out health exam and must obtain police clearance certificate.

  • 7) English language proficiency:
  • You must be competent or proficient in the English language.

How to apply for Australia 190 visa from India

Before you apply for Australia PR visa 190 sub class you must make sure that you are meeting eligibility requirements, and have ready all supporting documents to prove your claims.

Please understand document checklist or help to evaluate your eligibility for visa sub class 190 call our Australia PR/ immigration expert on 7503832132 or you can write us at

Please follow below steps to apply for Australia PR visa from India

  • 1) Apply for Skill assessment:
  • Skill assessment is the first step to apply for your Australian PR visa. It is process where Australia skill assessing authorities checks that your skills meet the standards they set to work in a relevant occupation or not.

    IT is bit complicated process so make sure you know that you are meeting skill assessment authority parameters before applying for skill assessment.

  • 2) Lodge an expression of interest:
  • Post getting skill assessment positive now you need to apply for expression of interest. Here you need to provide your all information including English language proficiency score.

  • 3) Submit a state nomination:
  • Please note each states having their own requirements to apply for state nomination. And few of them having fee to apply for state nomination. Once you have state nomination approval then you will get additional 5 points.

  • 4) Lodge your visa application:
  • This is final stage here you need to apply for your Australia PR visa with the Department of Home Affairs and pay applicable charges and upload all supporting documents. It may take 3 months or more time to issue your PR visa grant letter.

    Please if you wish to have any query please feel to contact us on 7503832132.

Australia 190 visa cost from India

When you are applying for Australia 190 visa sub class , then first question comes in the mind what will be your expenses to apply for Australia 190 visa cost from India.

Factors Fee in AUD
Skill assessment Fee AUD $ 500 1000
Primary applicant Aus. PR Processing Fee AUD $ 4,240
spouse applicant Aus. PR Processing Fee AUD $ 2120
Dependent child applicant Aus. PR Processing Fee AUD $ 1060
Medical fee per applicant INR 5000/-
PCC fee per applicant INR 1000
IELTS / PTE exam fee INR 15,500

1. So for 1 person's expenses comes to Rs. 3,00,000

  1. Skill assess fee $ 500 + DHA PR processing Fee 4240 + IELTS exam fee Rs. 15,500 + Medical Fee Rs, 5000 + PCC fee Rs. 1000 so Total = Rs. 2,80,000

2. Couple of person (applicant & spouse) fee Rs. 4,50,000/-

Primary applicant

  1. Skill assess fee $ 500 + DHA PR processing Fee 4240 + IELTS exam fee Rs. 15,500 + Medical Fee Rs, 5000 + PCC fee Rs. 1000 so Total = Rs. 3,00,000.

Secondary applicant

  1. DHA PR processing Fee 2120 + IELTS exam fee Rs. 15,500 + Medical Fee Rs, 5000 + PCC fee Rs. 1000 so Total = Rs. 1,50,000

3. Additionally per child Rs. 60,000/-

  1. DHA PR processing Fee 1060

Australia 190 visa processing time from India

It is important to know How long does it take to get Australia PR visa sub class 190 visa from India. So you can prepare yourself accordingly

Australia PR visa processing time depend upon various factors such as

  1. Quality of documents
  2. Background check
  3. Response on ADR

Please find the current processing time of Australia PR visa subclass 190

  1. 25% of applications: 6 Months
  2. 50% of applications: 7 Months
  3. 75% of applications: 11 Months

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