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Sydney, New South Wales state capital, "boasts thriving arts, cultural and hospitality scenes. Here you can dine at restaurants ranked in the world's top 50, indulge in world-class shopping, see performances at the famous Sydney Opera House, swim and surf at golden beaches or relax in lush parklands."
And NSW says, there's more than just Sydney - " beyond the city's borders you will find lively satellite cities and picturesque country towns nestled among vineyards, national forests, snow-swathed mountains, outback desert and sun-drenched beaches."
Find out how you can be nominated by NSW.
NSW Skilled nominated migration (190) program 2017-18
New South Wales announced that “in the 2017-18 financial year (NSW) will continue to select and invite top ranking candidates in occupations on the NSW Priority List - https://www.industry.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/88369/NSW-190-Priority-Skilled-Occupation-List-2017-18.pdf
Candidates shall be selected and invited “on an ongoing basis throughout the financial year. There are no key dates involved in this process.”
About the 190 visa (NSW official website and is being shared for the benefits of our readers at no cost or obligation)
The Skilled Nominated Visa (190 visa) is a permanent visa for eligible highly skilled workers to help meet skill needs in the state of NSW.
Under the 190 program the New South Wales Government can nominate highly skilled workers with an occupation on the NSW 190 Priority Skilled Occupation List (NSW 190 List).
The visa criteria and visa application process is administered by the Department of Home Affairs.
Candidates who are invited to apply for NSW nomination need to demonstrate that they meet both NSW's and Commonwealth's visa eligibility requirements.
If you are interested in NSW nomination for the 190 visa read the about the eligibility criteria, selection process, invitation process and after you have been invited.
Key steps for candidates
The key steps involved for NSW nomination for a 190 visa are detailed in our how to apply fact sheet or you can review the steps below:
Authors & Contributors
Crispin R. Aranda is an established International Visa Conselor and Immigrant Advocate. He is the president of IVC and is in several migration radio programs.
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