On March 16, 2023, the New South Wales (NSW) government released the results of its latest 190 visa invitation round. This round saw a number of skilled professionals invited to apply for permanent residency in NSW, including engineers, ICT project managers, marketing specialists, auditors, nurses, and program administrators.
The 190 visa is a permanent residency visa that allows skilled workers to live and work in Australia. In order to apply for this visa, applicants must first receive an invitation from a state or territory government agency. NSW is one of several states in Australia that offers the 190 visa program.
In this latest invitation round, NSW invited a total of 250 skilled professionals to apply for the 190 visa. Of those invited, 40 were engineers, 35 were ICT project managers, 30 were marketing specialists, 25 were auditors, 20 were nurses, and 15 were program administrators.
Engineers are in high demand in Australia, particularly in the construction, mining, and infrastructure industries. ICT project managers are also highly sought after, as Australia continues to invest in digital technology and innovation. Marketing specialists, auditors, nurses, and program administrators are all professions that require specialized skills and qualifications, making them valuable additions to the Australian workforce.
To be eligible for the NSW 190 visa program, applicants must meet a number of criteria. This includes having an occupation that is on the NSW 190 Priority Skilled Occupation List, meeting the minimum points requirement for the visa, and meeting the English language proficiency requirements.
Once an invitation has been received, applicants must then submit a formal application for the 190 visa. This involves providing a range of supporting documents, including evidence of qualifications, work experience, and English language proficiency. Applicants must also undergo a medical examination and provide police clearance certificates.
Overall, the latest NSW 190 visa invitation round is good news for skilled professionals looking to migrate to Australia. With a range of in-demand professions on the priority list, there are plenty of opportunities for skilled workers to make a valuable contribution to the Australian economy. If you are a skilled professional interested in applying for the NSW 190 visa, it’s important to stay up-to-date with the latest news and eligibility criteria.