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New Changes Announced to Temporary Graduate (Subclass 485) Visa Requirements

Thinking of applying for a Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa? Well, there are some important changes you need to know about! From 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2023, those applying for the Temporary Graduate visa – Graduate Work stream no longer need: 

  • To hold an occupation from the skilled occupation list (SOL) or 
  • Obtain a skills assessment. 

It’s important to note that this change does not apply to the Post-Study Work stream.

You can learn more about the Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) visa and its two streams by following the links below: 

The criteria and requirements for each of these are different; you must ensure you apply for the correct one.

Read more: What is the Temporary Graduate (Subclass 485) Visa?