Victoria welcomes nomination applications under the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) which allows points-tested skilled workers and their families to live, study and work in designated regional areas of Australia for a period of 5 years.

Information on Victoria’s Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (subclass 491) visa nomination criteria and application process is now on LiveinMelbourne.

Applications for Victorian nomination under the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (subclass 491) visa program will open from 9am Monday 18 November 2019. It is free to lodge a Victorian nomination application.

For further information on nomination criteria and nomination application process, please refer to the Skilled Work Regional page or visit the Department of Home Affairs website for visa information.