who is this visa for?
This visa is for persons that have been nominated by an Australian State or Territory government agency, or sponsored by an eligible relative living in a designated area, in an occupation that is listed on the Short Term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL).
Skilled-Regional (Provisional) Visas
To apply for the Skilled-Regional Visa, the primary applicant must be have lodged an Expression of Interest (EOI) through SkillSelect and be invited by a State or Territory Government to make an application, or be nominated by an eligible relative living in a designated area.
The two streams within this visa subclass include: