Recent changes to employer-sponsored 457 VISA program, replaced with a new Visa program known as Subclass 482 TSS (Temporary Skills Shortage) visa.
Employer Nomination Scheme (subclass 186)
This visa is a permanent residence visa for skilled workers.
Training Visa (subclass 407)
The Training visa (subclass 407) is for people who want to come to Australia on a temporary basis to participate in occupational training or professional development.
Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme Visa (subclass 187)
The Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme visa (subclass 187) is for skilled workers who want to work in Regional Australia.
Temporary Work (Short Stay Activity) Visa (subclass 400)
This temporary work visa is for people who want to travel to Australia to do short-term, highly specialised, non-ongoing work or participate in an activity or work relating to Australia’s interests.
Temporary Skill Shortage Visa (subclass 482)
The temporary skill shortage visa (subclass 482) enables employers to address labour shortages by bringing in genuinely skilled workers where they cannot source an appropriately skilled Australian.
Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) Visa (subclass 400)
The temporary work visa allows companies to fulfil skills shortages around Australia with people who want to travel for up to three months.