Immigrate to Australia from Tonga
Immigration to Australia from Tonga 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 Tonga now call Australia their permanent home.
Reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Tonga
There are many reasons to Immigrate to Australia from Tonga 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 Tonga.
Australian Immigration has a non-discrimination policy. This means that applicants from Tonga are treated fairly, and with the same respect as applicants from every other Country in the World.
How to Immigrate out of Tonga to Australia
There are a range of Australia Visas available to Citizens of Tonga moving to Australia, ranging from Employer Sponsored Visas through to the Skilled Migration subclass 189, 190 and 491 Visas.
Most applicants from Tonga to Australia are searching Australian Permanent Residency Visas
The 189 and 190 visa classes are available to Citizens of Tonga providing they meet certain strict requirements and score the requisite number of points. The minimum points score for applicants from Tonga is 65.
189 and 190 Visa Holders from Tonga 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 Tonga Get an Australian Citizenship
189 and 190 visa holders from Tonga 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 Tonga who must be aged under 45 and hold a skills assessment.
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Tonga (/ˈtɒŋ(ɡ)ə/; Tongan: [ˈtoŋa]Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo Tonga), officially the Kingdom of Tonga, is a Polynesian sovereign state and archipelago comprising 169 islands, of which 36 are inhabited. The total surface area is about 750 square kilometres (290 sq mi) scattered over 700,000 square kilometres (270,000 sq mi) of the southern Pacific Ocean. The state has a population of 100,651 people, of whom 70% reside on the main island of Tongatapu.
How to Immigrate to Australia from Tonga
- 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 Tonga Immigrate to the land Down Under.
Timeframe to Immigrate to Australia from Tonga
We anticipate it will take around 12 months from start to finish for a successful application to immigrate to Australia from Tonga.
Author: Alex Mac, Senior Partner, Australia Made Simple
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