TSS Short term stream visa: Applicants in the short-term occupation list STSOL can obtain a work visa of up to 2 years (except for holders of international trade agreement passports).
TSS Medium term stream visa: Applicants in the medium and long-term occupation list MLTSSL can obtain a work visa of up to 4 years, after 3 years, they can apply for permanent residence.
TOEFL at least 35 overall and at least 4 in each test component
PTE at least 36 in each test component
CAE at least 154 in each test component
However, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) left a gap in the occupation transition 186 (PR) on the Short-term list. If the applicant meets the requirements of the Minister of Immigration in the regulations, it can also be transferred.
For the 482 applicants on the short-term occupation list, the Department of Home Affairs has officially introduced a GTE similar to the student visa. The DHA will have great power to consider the applicant’s visa history and personal background.
The Direct Entry Stream of the Employer Nomination Scheme – subclass 186 – visa and the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme – subclass 187 – visa for regional areas requires a change. The nominated occupation must be on the medium and long-term occupation list MLTSSL, and 187 adds a similar 186 three-year work experience requirement.