The Australian Government announced that it will close the Global Talent Visa in late 2024 and replace it with the new National Innovation Visa. Follow this link for more details about the National Innovation Visa.

Global Talent Visa (GTV) Subclass 858

The Global Talent Visa is for high income earners, or those with potential to earn a high income, who are highly skilled in Australia’s “target sectors”. The sectors are currently:

  • Resources
  • Agri-Food and AgTech
  • Energy
  • Health industries
  • Defence, advanced manufacturing and space
  • Circular economy
  • DigiTech
  • Infrastructure and tourism
  • Financial Services and FinTech
  • Education

If you are granted a Global Talent visa you will immediately become a permanent resident of Australia.

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Distinguished Talent

The Distinguished Talent Visa is a subset of the Global Talent Visa for people who are exceptionally gifted, but do not fit within the target sectors of the GTV. This visa may be right for you if you are internationally renowned for your achievements in:

  • a profession
  • sport
  • the arts or
  • academia.

If you are granted a Distinguished Talent Visa you will immediately become a permanent resident of Australia.

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Global Talent (Employer Sponsored) Visa (Subclass 482)

The Global Talent Employer Sponsored program is a subset of the Temporary Skills Shortage visa (Subclass 482). The program enables employers to sponsor workers from overseas to fill high-skilled niche positions that cannot be filled by other means.

Click here for more about the Global Talent Employer Sponsored Visa

Free Global Talent Visa Assessment

If you think you might be a suitable candidate for the Global Talent Visa or Distinguished Talent Visa, take our free Global Talent Assessment now. One of our team of immigration lawyers and registered migration agents will review your details and give you a no-obligations opinion.

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