The NSW skilled migration (190) is now open for 2019-20. The New South Wales government intends to run the 190 program to bring highly skilled people to meet the NSW labour requirement. NSW is an appealing destination for a lot of people as it is the heart of Australia’s finance and economy.

In acknowledgement to high demand in NSW the program is aligned to the skills needed for the State’s economy. NSW follows a strict selection-based invitation process for the 190 program. The suitable applicants are invited through SkillSelect to apply for the nomination.

*Our team can help interested candidates to lodge their application and skill assessment. To know more about what documents and evidence are need book in for a consultation.

About the 190 visa

The skilled nominated visa (190) is a permanent visa for eligible highly skilled people to meet the skill shortage in NSW. It is a competitive point-based system and only highly skilled individual will receive the invitation. The candidate who receives an invite will be awarded with additional 5 points.

The candidate must meet some requirements in the selection process:

  • The occupation should be on NSW priority Skilled occupation list
  • Some occupation requires the applicant to be living in NSW and have been employed in NSW for at least one year in the nominated occupation
  • English proficiency
  • Skilled employment
  • Australian Department of Home Affairs point score

To find out if you are eligible for NSW Skilled Nomination Migration, you can contact one of our Registered Migration Agents at Valet Migration.