It is important that you have reviewed all requirements and prepared all supporting documentation prior to lodging a state nomination application.

Before you start your application on the Skilled & Business Migration portal, please ensure you have prepared the following:

  1. Have you submitted an Expression of Interest (EOI) through the Home Affairs SkillSelect system?
  2. Have you reviewed all nomination requirements specific to your circumstances?
  3. Have you prepared all the required documentation to support your state nomination application for your chosen skilled migration visa?
    If you are applying for state nomination for a skilled migration visa, please review the checklist on our Supporting Information page to help prepare all documentation required for you state nomination application.

  4. How to apply for state nomination
    Once you have prepared all your required supporting documentation, you can lodge your registration of interest through the Skilled & Business Migration portal.

Need help? Talk to a migration agent or lawyer

If you are having difficulty navigating the state nomination and visa application process, you can engage the services of a migration agent or lawyer who can help you understand all requirements and options available to you. To learn more, visit our Immigration Assistance page.

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