Immigration SA – State nomination application system closing 24 June

To complete system updates for the new program year Immigration SA will be closing the General Skilled Migration (GSM) state nomination 190/489 application system from 9am on Monday 24 June and will re-open in the first week of July (the date and time will be confirmed at the start of July).

If you have commenced a 190/489 application, you will need to submit & pay for the application prior to the system being closed.

From 9am on 24 June, incomplete applications will be deleted, this includes applications that have been “saved but not submitted” and applications that have been “submitted but are still awaiting payment”.

Processing times for submitted applications are available here.

Increase in visa fees as of 1 July 2019

Visa Type Current Fee From 1 July 2019 Increase
Student $575 $620 $45
General Skilled Migration $3,755 $4,045 $290
Graduate Temporary Subclass 485 $1,535 $1,650 $115
Partner $7,160 $7,715 $555
Parent (Contributory) first instalment $3,855 $4,155 $300
TSS – STSOL $1,175 $1,265 $90
TSS – MLTSSL $2,455 $2,645 $190
ENS/RSMS $3,755 $4,045 $290
Business Migration – Innovation & Investor $4,985 $5,375 $390
Business Migration – Significant Investment Visa (SIV) $7,310 $7,880 $570

AAT fee increases from 1 July 2019

According to a gazette published on 4 June 2019, AAT application fees will increase from 1 July 2019.

Application fees in the Migration and Refugee Division will increase from $1,764 to $1,787.

Application fees in the General Division (for non migration matters) will increase from $920 to $932.

The gazette also changes filing fees for the High Court, Federal Court and Federal Circuit Court.