The following links are provided to assist prospective and current health professionals with information relating to Australia's visas and immigration.
TEMPORARY SKILL SHORTAGE (TSS) VISA SUBCLASS 482 (REPLACING THE 457 VISA)
The Issuing of 457 (Temporary Work, skilled) visas ceased March 2018 and was replaced by the Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) Visa subclass 482.
The TSS visa program which includes a Short-Term stream of up to two years, Medium-Term stream of up to four years, Labour Agreement stream of up to four years and a subsequent entrant visa for subclass 482 and 457 visa holders.
All existing 457 visas will continue to be valid until the expiry date provided.
AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS
There are a range of visa options available for working and living in Australia. For any additional questions or concerns about Australian visa eligibility or conditions, you may wish to contact the Australian Government's Department of Home Affairs directly.
Telephone and contact forms
Offices in Australia
Offices outside of Australia
Department of Home Affairs
GPO Box 241
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
At Skilled Medical we have a dedicated team in both Australia and the UK who can guide and assist you through the medical registration process, please contact us directly for further information by Registering with Skilled Medical.