Australia Northern Territory Skilled Nominated Visas

The Northern Territory identifies the need for skilled workers or occupations that are crucial for the growth and development of its economy. The primary goal is to provide employment opportunities to well-qualified professionals who can contribute to the economy of NT. To attract the best of talents from within and outside Australia, Northern Territory offer nominations for General Skilled Migration under two visa categories:

The government of the Australia Northern Territory nominates highly skilled workers in the occupations that are already listed under Australia NT Migration Occupation List. The NT government can also nominate those candidates whose occupations are not included in the Migration Occupation List provided their occupations are listed on the Australian Government's list of eligible skilled occupations. Following are the conditions for the same:

  • Possess skills and expertise that are relevant to Northern Territory.
  • Demonstrate letter of experience and other employment prospects in either the Northern Territory or any other closely related occupation.
  • Must be committed to stay and work in Northern Territory at least for two years after the visa is being granted

NT State Sponsorship Requirements

  • Must satisfy the visa conditions set by the Australian Government
  • Must be nominated by the Northern Territory government

Apart from the above-mentioned conditions, the Northern Territory government accepts applications if the candidates meet the following requirements:

  • Have an occupation listed on the Northern Territory Migration Occupation List.
  • Must have completed a full-time education for at least two years from a college/university in Northern Territory.
  • Your occupation must fall under the Australia Government’s list of skilled occupations. You can also have strong social ties in the Northern Territory.

Australia Northern Territory nomination: Application-processing time

The processing time is entirely depending on numerous factors, such as the number of applicants, invites given, eligibility requirements, and others. For Indians or other foreign applicants, it takes a period of 6 months to process the application. However, if you are already a student or resident of NT, then it will be faster. Please note that processing time, is subject to change, depending upon immigration policies and profile of the applicant.

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