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Can visa 186 lead to PR?
The visa 186 is a permanent resident visa. It allows you to stay in Australia indefinitely. It may lead to citizenship.
Can I leave my job after getting a visa 186?
Once your visa 186 is granted, this gives you full residency rights. You have no obligation to stay in your employment for the full two years if you can prove your application was made in good faith, and the employment relationship has broken down.
Can a visa 186 be cancelled?
Your visa can be revoked by the Australian government if you break any of the terms and conditions of your visa.
If my occupation is not on the MLTSSL, can I still apply for the 186 visa?
Yes, if you apply for the 186 visa (direct stream), your occupation. must be on the MLTSSL. Not the STSOL or the State Occupation List. Immigration has identified these occupations on the MLTSSL as most in demand in Aus. There is a short age of skilled workers in these occupations.
Do I need to undertake Labour Market testing for the 186 visa?
Unlike the TSS visa, for the 186 Direct Entry Stream, Labour Market testing is not 100% a requirement. So you don’t need to advertise the position and demonstrate you couldn’t find a suitable Australian to fill the role