Global Talent Independent Visa Program (Subclass 858)

Subclass 858 Visa – Global Talent Independent Visa Program​

The subclass 858 visa is part of the Global Talent Independent Visa program. Under this program, the visa allows individuals, with an internationally recognised record of achievement in specified target industries, to migrate permanently to Australia.
To meet the requirements for this visa you must:

  • be highly skilled in one of the target industry sectors;
  • be able to attract an Australian salary that is at least AUD 153,600 (this figure is adjusted annually on 1 July);
  • be nominated by a nationally recognised Australian Citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen or Australian organisation/business in your field, endorsing your achievements and international standing;
  • have an internationally recognised record of exceptional and outstanding achievement in a profession or academia and research (and be still prominent in that field);
  • be an asset to the Australian community;
  • have no difficulty in obtaining employment in Australia or establishing yourself independently in your field;
  • meet the relevant health and character criteria

For more information on the Subclass 858 Visa – Global Talent Independent Visa Program and to assess your eligibility, please contact us today.