Essential services provided to newly arrived skilled migrants seeking to work in their area of skill.

South Australia offers an enviable lifestyle with ever increasing opportunities through new and expanding industries. To help you take advantage of all that our State has to offer, it is important that you connect with Immigration SA. We can assist State nominated skilled migrants to settle successfully in South Australia. 

Our services and programs can help you once you have been granted a visa and throughout your two-year commitment to live and work in South Australia. 

Before you arrive

You can book short-term accommodation in Adelaide and receive a friendly welcome from our accommodation and community partners.

Preparation is key to your success. Start preparing for work before you leave home, use the Job Essentials for Migrants Information Pack to guide your research. Gather information about the requirements of your occupation, industry and the job search process in South Australia. 

When you arrive

Register your arrival

If you are a State nominated skilled migrant, it is a condition of your visa that you register your arrival to South Australia and complete five short surveys during the first two years in South Australia.

Book to attend the Welcome to SA Information Session

You can benefit from services designed to help State nominated skilled migrants progress through settlement and to find skilled work. To introduce you to these services we recommend you book in and attend our Welcome to SA Information Session.

Register for Support Services

Finding work in your area of skill is the cornerstone of a successful settlement. By registering with Immigration SA’s Skilled Arrival Services you will have access to resources and support that will help you achieve your work goals.


Contact Immigration SA

phone: +61 (8) 8303 2420