Skilled Visa Application Costs in Australia

Below is a General Guide Regarding the Government Costs Involved in Making a Skilled Visa Application

There is no government fee to lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI).

Our professional fees for a skills assessment application as a stand-alone service is around $1500+GST for non-trade occupations and $2500+GST for trade occupations (+fees charged by the assessing body).

GTI visa fees – Global Talent visa fees

1st stage: $1,500 – $2,000 – upon engagement

2nd stage: $2000 – $2,500 – upon receipt of Unique Identifier

3rd stage: $2000 – $2,500 – upon visa lodgement

887 visa fees

For the 887 visa , VisaEnvoy Professional fees are $2000 and $500 for each dependent (plus GST).

DHA fees for the 887 visa are $490 for the main applicant, $245 for partner and $125 for each additional applicant under 18.

Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485)-DOHA Fees
Visa Application Charge (main applicant) $1,920
Additional applicant Charge (Spouse) $960
Additional applicant Charge -18 (children under 18) $485

Standard VisaEnvoy professional fees for 485 visas (case by case for complex cases):

*From 1 July 2022, applicants for a 485 visa will no longer require a skills assessment from the relevant assessing authority. They will instead be able to apply directly to Department of Home Affairs for the visa itself. As a result of this, many skills assessing authorities will not accept new skills assessment applications for candidates applying for this visa from 10 June 2022.