Initiatives

Skilled Migration

Regional Development Australia Central Coast is gazetted by the Minister for Immigration as the RCB for the Central Coast region of NSW.

Information and links for the following visa options can be found on this page:

  • Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 494)
  • Pacific Labour Scheme
  • Training Visa (subclass 407)
  • Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (subclass 491)

All enquires: migration@rdacc.org.au 

Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 494)

The Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 494) (SESR) enables Australian employers in the Central Coast NSW area to sponsor skilled overseas workers. This is to assist employers in regional and low population growth areas of Australia where they have been unable to fill vacant positions with Australian citizens or permanent residents living in or wishing to move to the Central Coast area where the nominated position is located. 

Further information regarding the Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 494) is available at Department of Home Affairs 

The role of the of the RCB is to provide advice to the Department of Home Affairs, using local knowledge to advise on whether the nominee for the position will be paid at least the annual market salary rate for the occupation.  

Central Coast RCB forms – SESR (subclass 494)   

RCB Guidelines & Checklist for RCB Advice 

Form 1404

Form 956

 

 

Pacific Labour Scheme

The Pacific Labour Scheme (PLS) offers hospitality and tourism and aged care providers in rural and regional Australia to connect with low and semi-skilled workers from nine Pacific Island countries providing a secure and reliable workforce for up to three years. 

Please email Regional Development Australia Central Coast on migration@rdacc.org.au to organise your complimentary meeting to discuss the Pacific Labour Scheme and your future employment requirements.

  

Training Visa (subclass 407)

The Training visa (subclass 407) is for people who want to come to Australia on a temporary basis to participate in occupational training or professional development. Regional Development Australia Central Coast NSW can assess and provide letter of endorsement. 

For further information email migration@rdacc.org.au  

  

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (subclass 491)

The NSW State Government is responsible for administering the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) program in NSW.

All enquiries:

NSW Department of Industry

Phone: +61 2 9934 0702

Email: skilled.migration@industry.nsw.gov.au

 

Useful Forms & Links

Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority

ANZSCO Codes and Position Descriptions

Regional Certifying Bodies

Visa Entitlement Verification Online (VEVO)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disclaimer

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