Visa Types in AustraliaEmployer Sponsored Workers - For people with recognised skills seeking to work in Australia after being sponsored by an Australian or overseas employer.
Professionals and other Skilled Migrants - This program, also known as General Skilled Migration, is for people who are not sponsored by an employer but who have skills in particular occupations required in Australia.
Business People - For people to come to Australia for a business-related visit. Also for people to establish, manage or develop a new or existing business, or invest in Australia.
SkillSelect - SkillSelect is an online system that enables skilled workers interested in migrating to Australia to record their details to be considered for a skilled visa through an Expression of Interest (EOI).
Specialist Entry - For people to participate in specific professional, cultural, social or research activities.
Doctors and Nurses - Information and visa options for doctors and nurses who want to work in Australia.
Regional Employment - Information about options available to encourage skilled migrants to live and work in areas outside of Australia's major cities.
Skills Australia Needs Events - Skills Australia Needs Events are designed to help meet the current skills shortages in Australia. They allow skilled workers to meet with employers and state and territory governments about employment and sponsorship opportunities in Australia.
Air and Sea Crew - Information about visas and entry requirements for air and sea crew coming to Australia.Pacific Seasonal Worker Scheme - Information for people from Kiribati, Papua New Guinea, Tonga and Vanuatu seeking to work in Australia under the Pacific Seasonal Worker Scheme.
Source: Australian Government Agencies