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Australia has released the details of its July 2020 SkillSelect Invitation round

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 14, Aug 2020

abc The Department of Home Affairs, Australia has revealed the details of its July SkillSelect Invitation round. The SkillSelect Invitation round for July month took place on 14th July 2020 to invite total 600 candidates to apply for key General Skilled Migration Program (GSM) visas, i.e. Skilled Independent Subclass 189 and Subclass 491 visas. Let us find out more details about this latest invitation round.

July 2020 SkillSelect Invitation round of Australia

In the 14th July invitation round, the Department of Home Affairs, Australia has issued 500 invitations for the subclass Skilled Independent visa subclass 189, while 100 invites have been sent to Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 491)- Family sponsored.

SkillSelect Invitation round Results - 14 July 2020

Visa subclass Number of Invitations Minimum Point Score
Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) 500 90
Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 491)- Family sponsored 100 95
Total 600

Click here to see the complete list of Invitation Rounds opened in 2019-20
The minimum points score requirement was 90 points for Subclass 189 visa, while for Subclass 491 visa it was 95 points.

This is the first Invitation round of the program year 2020-21. Last year, DHA issued total 9,500 Invitations. Out of the total number, 7,720 invites issued to Subclass 189 visa, while 1,480 invitations issued to Subclass 491 visa.

Invitation Issued in Program Year 2020-21

Visa subclass Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Total
Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) 500 500
Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) FS 100 100
Total 600 600

This is really a good news for the Australia immigration aspirants, who were eagerly waiting for the updates from the Department of Home Affairs, Australia concerning invitations rounds for the program year 2020-21. This indicates that the immigration Australia is back on track after the recent disruption caused by the global pandemic.

If you have further queries with regard to Australia immigration programs and rule changes or wish to apply for skilled visa, PR Visa, study visa, etc. in Australia, you may contact us on Toll-Free Number- 78-18-000-777 or write to us at


Rajneesh Kumar

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