Designated Areas for Skilled Nominated or Sponsored (Provisional) Subclass 489 Visa
For the purposes of applying for the Skilled Nominated or Sponsored (Provisional) Subclass 489 Visa, this is a list of the Designated Areas.
If at least one of your relatives are a resident in one of the areas below, you may be eligible for a Skilled Regional Sponsored visa if they are granted the right to sponsor you.
As soon as your visa has been granted, you must live in a designated area. But, you are not required to remain in the same postcode or state as your sponsor.
|State or Territory||Designated Areas|
|Aust Capital Territory||Anywhere|
|Queensland||Postcode areas 4019-4028, 4037-4050, 4079-4100, 4114, 4118, 4124-4150, 4158-4168, 4180-4899 (anywhere except Brisbane metropolitan area)|
|Western Australia||Entire State|
|New South Wales||Post areas 2311-2312, 2328-2333, 2336-2490, 2535-2551, 2575-2739, 2787-2898 (anywhere except Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong)|
State and Territory Requirements
All state and territories possess their own specific occupation lists, requirements and processes you need to follow.