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Temporary Graduate Visa

Please note: From 1 July 2022, there will be changes to the eligibility requirements for the Temporary Graduate Visa, international graduates in Australia will be able to directly apply to the Department of Home Affairs and will not be required to undergo a qualifications assessment. As an assessing authority, the Council will stop accepting applications for a Skills Assessment Temporary Graduate Visa on Sunday, 1 May 2022. For more information about lodging a visa application head to the Department of Home Affairs.

What is the Skills Assessment – Temporary Graduate Visa?

The Skills Assessment – Temporary Graduate Visa is a simple document-based assessment designed to ensure that you have suitable skills for the occupation of “Physiotherapist” for the purposes of a Temporary Graduate visa application.

Successful candidates will be awarded with an Assessment of Physiotherapy Qualifications to submit with their visa application.

Do I Need to Provide any Work Experience?

You do not need to provide any evidence of skilled employment for a Skills Assessment – Temporary Graduate Visa application.

 

What Documents will I need?

Please download the Skills Assessment – Temporary Graduate Visa Fact Sheet for a list of documents you’ll need to provide, as well as instructions for supplying these.

Download the Fact Sheet

As part of your application, you’ll need to complete an English Language Skills declaration form (as well as provide the necessary documentation).

Download the English Language Skills declaration form

Will My Skills Assessment Expire?

There’s no expiry date of the Assessment. However, DHA may only accept your assessment if you make your visa application within a specific time frame from the date of issue. Contact DHA directly if you have any concerns about this.

Benefits?

This accelerated Assessment process would allow you to:

  1. Remain in Australia temporarily after completing your studies; or
  2. Stay in Australia whilst preparing to apply for a permanent residence visa.

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