From Pakistan, every year thousands of qualified people apply for a job for countries like the USA, Canada and Australia. For the past few years, people are applying for jobs in Australia. However, most of them struggle because of no sponsor or job offer. Today, we will discuss Australia work visa from Pakistan without sponsor or any job offer. You can apply online for this kind of work visa for Australia.
Australia Work Visa from Pakistan without Sponsor
To apply for Australia work visa online, you don’t need to submit any fee. Moreover, this kind of visa helps you to settle permanently in Australia.
In 2018, the Australian government published a list of 174 occupations needed in Australia. In these 174 occupations, you can apply without any sponsor or job offer. However, you must fulfil the educational requirements that come along with these occupations.
Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)
As the name suggests, you don’t need anyone to sponsor you for this kind of visa. If you fall under the 174 occupations specified by the Australian Government, then you are eligible to apply.
In order to check your profession in the list please click on the link HERE
Once you are on the website of the Australian Government, you will first need to check whether your occupation is present in the list or not
In order to see if you qualify for the 189 Skilled independent visa, search for (189) in the VISA SUBCLASS OR TYPE column. If your profession has 189 written in that column, then you can apply for the visa without any sponsor or job letter in Australia.
See the example below. In this example you can see that for Accountant (General), there is (189) written in the Subclass Column, therefore an accountant can apply without any sponsor.
How to Apply for Skilled Independent Subclass 189 Visa if your profession is present
In order to apply, subclass 189 visa, you will need to visit the Australian Government Immigration website and create a new Immiaccount. You can visit the link by clicking Here.
It is an easy process, all you need is to fill the correct information while creating your account. During this process, all the details will be collected from you regarding education, job, IELTS (General) and experience. This process is known as submission of Expression of Interest (EOI.
Expression of Interest (EOI)
EOI is a system that collects all of your personal, educational and works information and gives you points needed to qualify for the Australian work visa. Total points are 130 out of which you need to get at least 60 t0 65 minimum in order to qualify for the visa.
You get points for your age, education, work experience, IELTS score, etc. You can check the points table by clicking the link Here.
Once you score the minimum points, you are provided with the Invitation to Apply. You need to carry the Invitation to Apply along with your other documents to Australian Embassy in Pakistan.
The visa fee is submitted once you get your Invitation to Apply. If you don’t score minimum points, then you don’t need to submit any visa fee. The visa fee for subclass 189 is 3,670 Australian Dollars.
Finally, this was the process to Apply for Australian work visa from Pakistan without sponsor or offer letter. If you have any question regarding subclass 189 visa, then let us know in the comment section.