Temporary Graduate Visa (Subclass 485)
The 485 visa is a temporary visa for international students who have recently graduated from an Australian education institution. This visa will permit one to live, study and work in Australia temporarily for 24 months up to 4 years depending on your situation.
Supporting evidence must be given at the time you lodge your application. This visa requires both general criteria and the eligibility criteria of either of the Graduate or Post-Study Workstream. Requirements for this visa include:
Graduate stream specific criteria
To be eligible for the Graduate stream of this visa, in addition to the common eligibility criteria (above), you must:
Post-Study Work stream specific criteria
To be eligible for the Post-Study Work stream of this visa, in addition to the standard eligibility criteria (above), you must:
The 485 visa allows one and one’s family to live in Australia temporarily after you the personnel has finished his/her studies. When you are in Australia with a 485 temporary graduate visa you can:
The above requirements may not be the only requirements for your visa processing. The Australian Immigration Services often change their requirements for visas. We understand that applying for this visa without proper support and guidelines can be an arduous task for most new students. To ease up, we have an excellent team of Migration Consultants who will talk to you about the entire visa process. Please make the use of our one-on-one visa consultants. Please visit your nearest onshore office at Australia.