Global visa and citizenship processing time is updated monthly and guide you with an indicative timeframe for processing.

Here are some popular visa types processing time for you.

 

Visa Type Stream 75% of applications Processed in 90% of applications processed in
500 – Student visa (subclass 500) Higher Education Sector 42 days 48 days
500 – Student visa (subclass 500) Vocational Education and Training Sector 45 days 56 days
500 – Student visa (subclass 500) Independent ELICOS Sector 23 days 46 days
485 – Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) Graduate Work 86 days 5 months
485 – Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) Post-Study Work 64 days 72 days
       
189 – Skilled Independent (subclass 189) Points-Tested 8 months 11 months
190 – Skilled Nominated (subclass 190)   7 months 9 months
489 – Skilled Regional Sponsored (Provisional) (subclass 489) State/Territory Nominated Visa Classes – GSM 8 months 11 months
489 Skilled – Regional (Provisional) Skilled Regional – GSM Unavailable due to low volume of applications. Unavailable due to low volume of applications.
       
482 – Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) Short-term 50 days 87 days
482 – Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) Medium-term 41 days 72 days
186 – Employer Nomination Scheme visa (subclass 186) Direct Entry 15 months 19 months
187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme Direct Entry 22 months 24 months
       
143 – Contributory Parent (subclass 143)   42 months 45 months
173 – Contributory Parent (subclass 173)   42 months 45 months
       
Last updated: 21 November 2018 (for month ending 31 October 2018)

 

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