Subclass 457

This visa is provides for the controlled entry of applicants to satisfy the employment needs of businesses needing to recruit skilled staff from overseas on a temporary basis for periods ranging from 3 months to 4 years. The visa program is designed to fill skill shortages that cannot be met from the local labour market. To eligible to sponsor an applicant, employer or business organization needs to satisfy some criterias that mentioned by the Australian government. It is important to note that overseas employees must get a payment, that specified in the Temporary Skilled Migration Income Threshold (TSMIT). To approve the nominations, related to Subclass 457 visa, applicants should always get a salary which above than TSMIT.