Last Updated: 3 November 2023
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Can I change sponsors?
If you hold visa 482, you can transfer your sponsorship to a new employer.Your new sponsor will need to nominate you on visa 482.You cannot commence employment with your new sponsor until your nomination has been approved.This is currently taking approximately seven (7) business days
What does this visa allow you to do?
Visa 482 is a temporary visa that permits the holder to live in Australia while working full-time for the sponsoring employer in the nominated position. Applicants for visa 482 may include dependent members of the family unit. Family members, as a secondary dependent on the main visa 482 applicant, can enjoy unrestricted work rights whilst the holder of visa 482
Can 482 visas be extended?
Yes you can extend your 482 visa one time. After this you would need to look at different visa options.
Can 482 visa holder apply for permanent residency?
The 482 visa in itself is not a permanent visa. However if your occupation is on the MLTSSL, you could potentially look to apply for the 186 visa or 187 visa. Other permanent visa options include the 190 or 491. Or if you are living and working in a regional area, you could consider the Subclass 494 employer sponsored visa