To qualify for the Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (subclass 494 – Employer Sponsored stream) visa, the employer and employee must meet all the Department of Home Affairs' criteria. An overview of the application process is available on the local employers page.

Immigration SA will only provide RCB advice once per employer nomination application lodged with the Department of Home Affairs (applications for the same position with the same nominee).

Please note: Immigration SA is no longer accepting new RCB advice application for the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) subclass 187 visa. 

If you receive “not-satisfied” advice from Immigration SA, please provide any further information or documentation directly to the Department of Home Affairs.

Please review the requirements below and the document checklist before applying to Immigration SA for RCB advice.

The annual salary is no less than the Annual Market Salary Rate. 
 
Please note: Immigration SA will provide advice to the Department of Home Affairs on the market salary rate. In addition to the market salary rate requirement, the Department of Home Affairs require the nominee’s annual salary is no less than the Temporary Skilled Income Migration Threshold (TSMIT) .