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TEMPORARY SKILL SHORTAGE VISA 482 RULES & CONDITIONS
When the Australian Government grants you a visa, you have some rules to follow and conditioned to fulfil. 482 visa is a temporary visa that allows you to work in Australia for 4 years but only for your sponsor. The visa also allows you to study in Australia (bearing all the costs yourself) and travel in and out of Australia as many times as you like until your visa is valid.
According to the 482 visa conditions for the short-term stream, you can stay in Australia temporarily. Most of the visa holders can only stay for 2 years. Thai citizens may stay in Australia for 3 years on visa 482. Some visa holders may stay up to 4 years if the International Trade Obligations apply in their cases.
The 482 visa conditions for the Medium-term stream allow you to stay in Australia for up to 4 years. This stream also allows paves your way for the Permanent Residence (PR) if you are eligible otherwise. According to the Labour agreement stream’s 482 visa conditions, your duration of stay in Australia depends on the terms and conditions in your Labour agreement and the validity of your visa. However, your stay cannot exceed a period of 4 years.
Our Visa and immigration consultants can help you to know the conditions in which International Obligations apply. If you want to stay for longer and extend the sponsorship with the same employer, you have to submit a new nomination and apply for the new visa. You cannot extend the stay by extending the visa. Your employer can also sponsor you for permanent residence by means of the Employer Nomination Scheme (subclass 186) or the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (Subclass 187). You can get more information about these schemes on the Australian government website.
According to the subclass 482 visa conditions, if you want to include the family members in your visa application, you can include them when you apply for the visa. These members can be your partner, your dependent child and the dependent child of your partner. 482 visa rules are applicable to your family members as well and they also have to meet all the requirements regarding health and character.
You can download the myVEVO app through Apple’s iStore or Google Play store and check detailed visa conditions of your 482 visa. Our Visa and Immigration consultants can also analyze your case and offer you all the information you need regarding the rules and conditions of 482 visa that will apply to you once you get the visa approval.