The steps involved in applying for Australian 457 Visa is categorised into sponsorship, nomination, and application.
At the outset, employers must take an approval for sponsoring and appointing overseas employees to be posted in Australia. Once approved, a company might appoint overseas employees as per requirement for a period of up to four years.
In this step, an employer nominates the positions for which overseas candidates are required. These nominations must be in conformity to minimum professional and/or managerial eligibilities as demanded by the concerned opportunity. Such nominated positions must also have a minimum salary ceiling as declared in gazetted notices. Other employment terms and conditions and basic necessities need also be satisfied in these nominations.
Identified overseas workers for any vacant position need to submit an Australia 457 Visa application for entering and staying in Australian territory. An applicant must prove his worth as a suitable candidate for a nominated post and accordingly is offered employment as per nominated terms and conditions. Certain specific health and character criteria need also be fulfilled by a 457 Visa applicant.
In case, a candidate fails to get a sponsor, an 'Expression of Interest' might be lodged thereby allowing potential employers to view profile and offer sponsorship as and when required.
This employer sponsored business visa is temporary in nature having a validity of four years. This visa empowers a candidate to work with his employer and also to stay in Australia for the said period. Under this visa, an applicant is allowed to bring along his/ her spouse and dependent children. Though this visa restricts an applicant to stay with his sponsoring employer, the spouse might take up an employment of his/ her preference. Children are free to go to any school of choice.
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