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From 1 July 2012, Department of immigration & border protection (DIBP) of Australia introduced point based skilled migration program Skill select intending migrants, both in and outside Australia, to submit an expression of interest EOI for subclass 189 visa, 190 visa or 489 visas.

To be eligible for Australian P.R. visa, you need to make total of 60 points based on Age, Occupation, Experience, Education (& many other factors) below is an explanation of the point System. This is just a tip of the iceberg as there are various other factors influencing your points to the EOI Pool. Also different assessment bodies have distinct qualifying criteria.

Age18-24 (inclusive)25 points
25-32 (inclusive)30 points
33-39 (inclusive)25 points
40-44 (inclusive)15 points
45-49 (inclusive)0 points
English language levelCompetent English - IELTS 6 / OET B0 points
Proficient English - IELTS 7 / OET B20 points
Superior English - IELTS 8 / OET A10 points
EmploymentAt least three but less than five years (of past 10 years)5 points
At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)10 points
At least eight and up to 10 years (of past 10 years)15 points
Australian EmploymentAt least one but less than three years (of past 10 years)20 points
At least three but less than five years (of past 10 years)15 points
At least five but less than eight years (of past 10 years)10 points
At least eight and up to 10 years (of past ten years)5 points
Factors, at time of invitationCredentialled community language qualifications5 points
Study in regional Australia or in a low population growth metropolitan area (excluding distance education5 points
Partner skill qualifications5 points
Professional Year completion, for a period of at least 12 months in the four year period immediately before the day on which invitation was issued5 points
Nomination/SponsorshipNomination by State or Territory government (visa subclass 190 only)5 points
Nomination by State or Territory government or sponsorship by an eligible family member, for residing and working in a specified/designated area (visa subclass 489 only)10 points

Still you might have lot of questions in your mind like what are the qualifying criteria for the assessment bodies?What are the steps to it? Is my Occupation in MLTSSL or STSOL ? Will I be eligible for state or independent visa? What about my job in Australia ??

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