Skilled nominated migration
Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) – NSW nominations closed for 2013/14
NSW is pleased to announce that program targets for the Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) have been met for the 2013/14 financial year.
Effective 24 December 2013, applications for NSW nomination for the subclass 190 visa will close. Applications received after this date will not be processed or returned. NSW will reopen for the subclass 190 visa nomination in July 2014. Information regarding 2014/15 applications will be posted on this website in July 2014.
Thank you for your interest in migrating to NSW.
How we process applications
NSW processes applications received in date order. Your application will be assigned to an assessing officer based on the date that it was received. We aim to process all applications as quickly as possible. Our current service standard is 12 weeks. In peak periods the processing time may be extended.
If you have lodged a complete application, you should expect your application to be decided promptly. Please note that incomplete applications are subject to delays.
NSW nominations for the Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa close on 24 December 2013. NSW will not accept applications received after this date. Applications received before 24 December 2013 will be processed as normal.
Applicants for NSW nomination for the Skilled nominated (subclass 190 visa) are encouraged to read our Frequently Asked Questions.
Obligations of NSW nominees
Commitment to NSW
If you are nominated by the NSW Government under the Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa you are expected to commit to live and work or study in NSW for the first two years of your time in Australia.
Notification of arrival in NSW
If you are applying from offshore, you should advise NSW of your contact details on arrival and advise your success in finding suitable employment. You can do this by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NSW provides information on options to settle in regional NSW which offers similar employment opportunities to the major cities, plus comparable benefits and services in a more relaxed environment.
The NSW Government may contact you in the future via email to undertake a survey in relation to the skilled migration program.
Talk to an expert
Business MigrationPhone: +61 (2) 9338 6692
or send an email to:Email:bizmigration.enquiries@bu email@example.com
We encourage you to read the eligibility criteria for the visa for which you intend to apply before contacting us. Comprehensive information is available from:
Enquiries about NSW nomination can be directed to:
phone: +61 (2) 9338 6692