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Visa, work permit & immigration support in Australia

Australia is a great country for expanding business operations. Proficient economy, developed infrastructure, and English speaking environment suit the best for any kind of venture. Big opportunities attract companies from all over the world. In case you are interested in developing operations across Australia, you may concern expat employees working for you in this country.

To meet the requirements and remain compliant during employment application, you may address the Acumen International work permit & immigration support solution. As the global employment organization, we will take responsibility to provide work permit sponsorship for your expatriate good to go.

We manage all the aspects of immigration to ensure compliance within local employment laws and regulations while providing you with the actual data on your international workforce’s visa validity and immigration status.

Benefits you get from our work permit & immigration support are as follows:

  1. As a long-term solution allowing to have expatriates employed with full legal compliance in Australia
  2. As an ad-hoc solution before setting up your own business entity in Australia

Comprehensive solution for global mobility of expats in Australia

Acumen International has developed a complete solution for relocation and global mobility needs. We can handle long-term international assignments for various types of expatriates in Australia, running all the necessary administrative operations, thus leaving space for you to focus on your principal business goals.

Acumen assisted numerous companies like yours to breakdown into foreign markets by applying the best employment practices. We have turned a complex immigration procedure into a practical solution specifically designed to meet the relocation demands of your global mobility program.

Estimated time for work permit issuance

Typically, the procedure of work permit processing in Australia takes from 15 to 61 days depending on the project duration.


Major steps to get a work permit in Australia

  1. Business Sponsorship Application
  2. Nomination Application
  3. 482 Visa Application
  4. Entry to Australia

Documents for work permit in Australia, main applicant

Name Notes
Passport With a minimum of 6 months validity, two blank pages, good condition
Nomination by your sponsor
482 Visa application form Completed online and the physical copy
Skill Assessment Report issued by relevant skills assessing authorities
Documents related to skilled employment Job references, CV, diplomas, valid certifications
2 recent photographs Face to fill up 70 to 80 percent
3.2 cm x 2.6 cm standard size
white background, no eyeglasses
Job offer letter Including job title, job description, and salary information
Documents supporting your educational qualification Diploma/qualification certificates (Notarized and Apostille approved copy)
Medical Reports for Known Conditions Existing specialist and/or other relevant medical reports for known medical conditions
Character certificate issued by police If applicable
Health Examinations List Documentation from Department indication what health checks are required
Resume/CV (2 years) Showing relevant professional experience and education for at least the last two years.
Evidence of Employment last 5 years Evidence of employment experience for the last five years (references, employment contracts or offer letters)
Evidence of English Language Proficiency Evidence of an overall test score, within the last three years, of 5 in IELTS, 36 in TOEFL IBT, 36 in PTE, 154 in CAE or Bs in OET will be accepted, provided the relevant minimum scores have been reached in each test component.
Copy of Evidence of Legal Immigration Status Evidence of legal residency in the applicant’s country of residence, where the application is being made (if he/she holds a passport from a different country)

If you need to have your expat personnel legally work for you in Australia without having to set up your own business entity for that, trust us to assist you with work permit and immigration support, and then employ your expats locally on your behalf.

Contact our team to let us take up your foreign employees’ immigration matters and relieve you of the responsibility of getting work permit by working with our local partners to organize and obtain all the necessary permits, as well as provide you with a detailed update on the progress of the process.

Contact us for more details about how you can get a work permit for your expatriate staff and employ them through Acumen International in Australia.

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