You must:

-be nominated by an approved work sponsor 

-have an occupation on a relevant skilled occupation list

-have a suitable skills assessment for the occupation

-be under 45 years of age

-meet minimum standards of english language proficiency

There are three different Stream under This Visa :

1. Employer Sponsored Stream:

This visa enables regional employers to address identified labour shortages within their region by sponsoring skilled workers where employers can't source an appropriately skilled Australian worker

2. Labour Agreement Stream:

This stream is for skilled workers nominated by employers who have a labour agreement. Labour agreements are developed between the Australian Government (represented by the Department) and employers.

3. Subsequent Entrant:

his visa is for members of the family unit of a Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (SESR) (Provisional) visa (subclass 494) holder who are applying separately for their SESR visa and wish to join the primary SESR visa holder in Australia.