Immigrate to Australia from Namibia
Immigration to Australia from Namibia 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 Namibia now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Namibia
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Namibia 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 Namibia.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Namibia are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Namibia to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Namibia moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Namibia to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Namibia providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Namibia is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Namibia 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 Namibia Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Namibia 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 Namibia who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
Coordinates: 22°S 17°E / 22°S 17°E / -22; 17
Namibia (/nəˈmɪbiə/ (listen), /næˈ-/), officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in southern Africa. Its western border is the Atlantic Ocean; it shares land borders with Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east. Although it does not border Zimbabwe, less than 200 metres (220 yards) of the Zambezi River separates the two countries. Namibia gained independence from South Africa on 21 March 1990, following the Namibian War of Independence. Its capital and largest city is Windhoek, and it is a member state of the United Nations (UN), the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the African Union (AU), and the Commonwealth of Nations.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Namibia
- 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 Namibia Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Namibia
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Namibia.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
Contact: ONLINE VISA ASSESSMENT