Starting from 23 November 2024, the work experience requirement for the Temporary Skill Shortage (Subclass 482) visa will be reduced from two years to one year for all applicants.

This significant change aims to streamline the process for skilled workers seeking employment in Australia.

Key Points:

  • Reduced Requirement: Work experience requirement drops from two years to one year.
  • Effective Date: Change takes effect on 23 November 2024.
  • Easier Access: Makes it simpler and faster for skilled workers to qualify for the visa.

This update is part of broader efforts to make Australia’s skilled migration programs more accessible and responsive to labour market needs. For those interested in applying for the Subclass 482 visa or transitioning to permanent residency, these changes provide a more straightforward path.

For assistance with your Subclass 482 visa application or to understand how these changes might benefit you, contact Unite Migration today at [email protected].

Our team is ready to guide you through the process and help you achieve your goals in Australia.