Immigrate to Australia from Barbados
Immigration to Australia from Barbados has grown at a yearly rate of 11.88%, making it one of the biggest migration routes for skilled human capital in the World. Over 300,000 Citizens of Barbados now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Barbados
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Barbados including:
- Australia has one of the highest GDPs in the World
- Leading Healthcare
- Best in Class Education
- Thousands of Miles of Sandy Beaches
- A relaxed pace of life
- Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane are ranked as some of the most liveable cities in the World
Here at Australia Made Simple we’ve helped advise many individuals and families on their move to Australia from Barbados.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Barbados are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Barbados to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Barbados moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Barbados to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Barbados providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Barbados is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Barbados enjoy the following benefits:
- Live and work in Australia
- Enter and leave the Country at will
- Access to Health Service (Medicare)
- Education for Children
- Full access to Financial Services
Can Citizens of Barbados Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Barbados can convert their Permanent Residency visas to full Australian Citizenship.
The 491 visa is a Skilled Work Regional visa and has 14,000 places allocated per year. It is valid for five years can convert into full Permanent Residency status. The 491 is available to Citizens of Barbados who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
Coordinates: 13°10′12″N 59°33′09″W / 13.17000°N 59.55250°W / 13.17000; -59.55250
Barbados (/bɑːrˈbeɪdɒs/ (listen) or /-doʊs/) is an island country in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean region of North America. It is 34 kilometres (21 miles) in length and up to 23 km (14 mi) in width, covering an area of 432 km2 (167 sq mi). It is situated in the western area of the North Atlantic and 100 km (62 mi) east of the Windward Islands and the Caribbean Sea; therein, Barbados is east of the Windwards, part of the Lesser Antilles, roughly at 13°N of the equator. It is about 168 km (104 mi) east of both the countries of Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and 180 km (110 mi) south-east of Martinique and 400 km (250 mi) north-east of Trinidad and Tobago. Barbados is outside the principal Atlantic hurricane belt. Its capital and largest city is Bridgetown.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Barbados
- Identify an Occupation in Demand
- Score at least 65 on the Australian Points list
- Secure a Positive Skills Assessment
- Take an English Test
- Lodge an Expression of Interest
- Receive an Invitation to Apply
- Lodge Formal Application
- Do Police Checks
- Complete Medical Checks
- Receive a PR Visa
Australia Made Simple has an enviable success rate helping Citizens from Barbados Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Barbados
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Barbados.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
Contact: ONLINE VISA ASSESSMENT