This visa allows an immigrant to live and work in Australia as a permanent resident. It is for points-tested skilled workers who are not sponsored by an employer or family member or nominated by a state or territory government.
To be able to apply for this visa you need to submit an expression of interest and then be invited through SkillSelect to apply. With this visa, you and your family members who have also been granted this visa can:
You can only apply for this visa if you are invited. To get invited you need to submit an expression of interest (EOI) to let Department of Immigration and Border Protection know that, you would like to apply for the visa.
After you have submitted an EOI, you will be ranked against other intending applicants and might be invited to apply for the visa.
To submit EOI you need to
To check full eligibiliy visit: https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/