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Tasmania Skilled Nominated Migration Program 2020-21 to open from 29 January 2021

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 13, Jan 2021

Tasmania Skilled Nominated Migration Program 2020-21 to open from 29 January 2021 The Tasmanian Nominated Skilled Migration Program of Tasmania, Australia will reopen for general applications on January 29, 2021. The requirements will be updated for the program year 2020-21. Until this time, interim program instructions will stay.

The online application access will temporarily close due to system maintenance at 5 pm (AEDT) on 28 January 2021. Moreover, all draft applications will be closed and archived. The online application access will open again on January 29, 2021, at 1 pm (AEDT). After this, there will be new requirements and necessary documents.

Tasmania Skilled Migration Program

Tasmania State of Australia has now received its full annual nomination quota for the program year 2020-21. This allocation includes the following visa categories:

  • Subclass 491 - 1400 places
  • Subclass 190 - 1000 places
  • Business migration - 45 places
Also read- How to apply for skilled PR visa in Australia
The subclass 190 visa is state nominated permanent visa, i.e. it allows you to live, work or study in Australia permanently, while 491 visa is a temporary visa allocated by Department of Home Affairs, Australia for five years. Although, it provides the Permanent Residence (PR) pathway as well to the visa holders, once they have spent enough time in Australia on this visa.

Until now, nearly 25 per cent of skilled visa nomination places have been used by the state. Presently, migration Tasmania is altering selection requirements and policies to replicate the expectations and priorities established by the DHA as the general applications to open in late January 2021. Until then, the interim program provisions will continue to function.

Business migration program

Subclass 188 and 132 visa nomination applications Since the Business Migration program to open again, all new business nominations need to be of top quality that backs the pandemic recovery efforts of the government of Australia.

To confirm the latest requirements and apply for the relevant skilled visa in Australia in 2021, you may get in touch with qualified Australia migration expert at Visas Avenue- the leading and trusted Immigration Consultancy Company in India.

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Rajneesh Kumar

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