This visa is available to you if you are one of the following:
- skilled worker from overseas
- skilled temporary resident currently in Australia.
The Employer Nomination visa (subclasses 121 and 856) closed to new applications on 1 July 2012. You can add your partner or a dependent child to your application if it has not yet been decided.
The Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) allowed Australian employers to sponsor employees who are foreign nationals for a permanent visa to work in Australia. The Employer Nomination visa (subclasses 121 and 856) visa is for applicants who were in Australia and lodged a visa application on or before 30 June 2012.
This visa allows you and your family to live and work in Australia on a permanent basis.
This visa allows you and any dependent family members included in your visa application to live as permanent residents in Australia. You can:
- live and work in Australia on a permanent basis
- study in Australia at school or university.