Global Talent Independent Program Visa

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The Global Talent Visa Program, also known as the Global Talent Independent Program, is a streamlined visa pathway designed to attract highly qualified, experienced and exceptionally talented individuals from across the globe to live and work in Australia as Permanent Residents. 
In 2020-2021, there are 15,000 places available under the program.

Australia is a lifestyle destination, and one of the most prosperous, safe and culturally diverse countries in the world. Australia offers opportunities for innovation, with strong trading links and a business-friendly regulatory approach. Through the program, talented individuals will be given
permanent residency to make their new lives in Australia.

Australia is after the brightest and best global talent to work in ten future-focused sectors  These are:

  1. Resources

  2. Agri-Food & AgTech

  3. Health Industries

  4. Defence, Advanced Manufacturing and Space

  5. Circular Economy

  6. DigiTech

  7. Infrastructure and Tourism

  8. Financial services and FinTech

  9. Education

  10. Energy

The Department are also looking to target PhD students with research that is internationally recognised and relevant to one of the target sectors:

  • Recent PhD graduates (Completed PhD in last 3 years) and can demonstrate exceptional talent and international recognition across the target sectors.

  • PhD student and ready to submit a thesis within the next 6 months.

Ten Heads Immigration can help with their expert advice.

If you are unsure about whether you are eligible, which can happen because of the complexity in the entire process, please talk to us. 

You can book a 20-minute – complimentary Zoom consultation with our ‘Registered Migration Agent’ to discuss your case.

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