Immigrate to Australia from South Korea
Immigration to Australia from South Korea 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 South Korea now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from South Korea
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from South Korea 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 South Korea.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from South Korea are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of South Korea to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of South Korea moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from South Korea to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of South Korea providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from South Korea is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from South Korea 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 South Korea Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from South Korea 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 South Korea who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
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South Korea (Korean: 한국; RR: Hanguk or literally 남한; RR: Namhan; officially the Republic of Korea 대한민국; RR: Daehan Minguk) is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo which was one of the great powers in East Asia during its time, ruling most of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, parts of the Russian Far East and Inner Mongolia under Gwanggaeto the Great. Its capital, Seoul, is a major global city and half of South Korea’s over 51 million people live in the Seoul Capital Area, the fourth largest metropolitan economy in the world.
How to Immigrate to Australia from South Korea
- 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 South Korea Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from South Korea
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from South Korea.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
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