The Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) visa (Subclass 191) is designed to enable provisional GSM (subclass 491) and SESR (subclass 494) visa holders who have met specific residence and work requirements to apply for a permanent visa.
To encourage settlement in Australia’s regional or low-growth metropolitan areas, visa 191 applicants must have complied with the condition that they live, work, or study in a designated regional area while holding their GSM or SESR visa.
This visa is also designed to enable Hongkonger Applicants to apply for a permanent visa.
COMMON CRITERIA TO ALL STREAMS
REGIONAL PROVISIONAL VISAS STREAM
HONG KONG (REGIONAL) STREAM
Please note that the above is not an exhaustive list of requirements. This content is for general information purposes only, it is not immigration advice and must not be construed as such.While due care has been taken to ensure that the content is kept up-to-date and correct, the currency and thus accuracy of the information cannot be guarantee due to the frequent changes in migration law.
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