Immigrate to Australia from Syria
Immigration to Australia from Syria 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 Syria now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Syria
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Syria 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 Syria.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Syria are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Syria to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Syria moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Syria to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Syria providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Syria is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Syria 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 Syria Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Syria 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 Syria who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
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Syria (Arabic: سوريا, romanized: Sūriyā), officially the Syrian Arab Republic (Arabic: الجمهورية العربية السورية, romanized: al-Jumhūrīyah al-ʻArabīyah as-Sūrīyah), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon to the southwest, the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey to the north, Iraq to the east, Jordan to the south, and Israel to the southwest. A country of fertile plains, high mountains, and deserts, Syria is home to diverse ethnic and religious groups, including Syrian Arabs, Greeks, Armenians, Assyrians, Kurds, Circassians,Mandeans and Turkemens. Religious groups include Sunnis, Christians, Alawites, Druze, Isma’ilis, Mandeans, Shiites, Salafis, Yazidis, and Jews. Sunnis make up the largest religious group in Syria.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Syria
- 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 Syria Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Syria
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Syria.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
Contact: ONLINE VISA ASSESSMENT