This is a permanent visa for people who have lived and worked in specified areas of regional Australia.
You must have held a skilled visa at some time for at least two years before you apply for the visa.
- hold a subclass 489, 495, 496, 475 or 487, or a Bridging visa A or B after applying for a subclass 489, 495 or 487 visa
- have lived in a specified regional area of Australia for at least two years
- have worked full time in a specified regional area for at least one year
Length of stay:
This visa is a permanent residence visa.
Note: Dependents and partners who hold a skilled visa and meet all other eligibility criteria can apply for this subclass 887 visa as the main applicant.