Immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka
Immigration to Australia from Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Sri Lanka are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Sri Lanka to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Sri Lanka moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Sri Lanka to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Sri Lanka providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Sri Lanka is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
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Sri Lanka (UK: /sri ˈlæŋkə, ʃriː -/, US: /- ˈlɑːŋkə/ (listen);Sinhala: ශ්රී ලංකා Śrī Laṃkā; Tamil: இலங்கை Ilaṅkai), officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal and to the southeast of the Arabian Sea. The island is geographically separated from the Indian subcontinent by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait. The legislative capital, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, is a suburb of the commercial capital and largest city, Colombo.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka
- 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 Sri Lanka Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Sri Lanka.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
Contact: ONLINE VISA ASSESSMENT