Immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica
Immigration to Australia from Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Costa Rica are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Costa Rica to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Costa Rica moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Costa Rica to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Costa Rica providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Costa Rica is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Costa Rica 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 Costa Rica who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
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Costa Rica (/ˌkɒstə ˈriːkə/, US: /ˌkoʊstə/ (listen); Spanish: [ˈkosta ˈrika]; literally “Rich Coast”), officially the Republic of Costa Rica (Spanish: República de Costa Rica), is a sovereign state in Central America, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, the Caribbean Sea to the northeast, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, and Ecuador to the south of Cocos Island. It has a population of around 5 million in a land area of 51,060 square kilometers (19,714 square miles). An estimated 333,980 people live in the capital and largest city, San José with around 2 million people in the surrounding metropolitan area.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica
- 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 Costa Rica Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Costa Rica.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
Contact: ONLINE VISA ASSESSMENT