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Emigration to Australia as a Graphic Designer


As a Graphic Designer you are Wanted Down Under. Your skills, experience and qualifications entitle you to Australian Permanent Residency provided you meet the Australian Immigration Criteria.


How to Emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer


Graphic Designers are in demand by employers in Australia.


We have an expert in the Graphic Designer Immigration Code who will work with you to design your bespoke Migration, Recruitment & Resettlement pathway today, with no obligation.


Graphic Designer Australia is an occupation listed on the STSOL list of occupations in demand. Those with the right skills, qualifications and experience as a Graphic Designer will be able to apply for either the 190 or the 491 Australian Visa subclasses of the Skilled Migration Program (GSM).


What Visas Can I Get to Emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer


If you’re looking to emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer you may be eligible for the Skilled Nominated 190, the Skilled Regional 491.


The 190 is a Permanent Residency Visa. It includes an element of State Nomination, so you’ll have a moral obligation to live and work in the nominating State for two years. After these two years you are free to live and work anywhere in Australia.


Often a 190 visa holder will settle in one State and then be offered a job in another State. In these circumstances (and others) the two year rule may be waived.


The 491 is an initial temporary visa class which lasts for four years. After two years you may apply for Permanent Residency. Although for the first two years 491 visa holders must undertake to live in a regional area i.e. outside of Sydney, Brisbane, Perth or Melbourne.


These visas allow you and your family to:


  • Live and work in Australia
  • Enter and leave without the need for further visas
  • Access Medicare
  • Access education for children without contribution
  • Access financial services
  • Own property
  • Sponsor other eligible family members after two years
  • Apply for full citizenship and dual nationality after four years


Simply fill out a FREE online assessment to determine your eligibility, and to discuss the options with a specialist consultant in your Occupation Code.


Migrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer


Every occupation on the STSOL is assigned an immigration code and the code for those looking to emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer is 232411. This is also known as the ANZSCO Code for a Graphic Designer.


A Graphic Designer in Australia plans, designs, develops and prepares information for publication and reproduction using text, symbols, pictures, colours and layout to achieve commercial and communication needs with particular emphasis on tailoring the message for the intended audience.


If you’re looking to emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer you’ll be expected to be able to demonstrate experience and competency with the following tasks:


• determining the objectives and constraints of the design brief by consulting with clients and stakeholders
• undertaking research and analysing functional communication requirements
• formulating design concepts for the subject to be communicated
• preparing sketches, diagrams, illustrations and layouts to communicate design concepts
• negotiating design solutions with clients, management, sales and production staff
• selecting, specifying or recommending functional and aesthetic materials and media for publication, delivery or display
• detailing and documenting the selected design for production
• supervising or carrying out production in the chosen media
• may archive information for future client use


Specialisations as a Graphic Designer emigrating to Australia


• Exhibition Designer
• Film and Video Graphics Designer
• Publication Designer

Skills Assessment for Graphic Designers Australia


Graphic Designers emigrating to Australia will need their Skills checked and verified by vetassess with a Graphic Designer Skills Assessment.


The Graphic Designer Skills Assessment Process is a Paper Based Assessment and the requirements for this are onerous and include detailed references, qualifications, transcripts.


Take our Free Visa Assessment to find out the full list of requirements to emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer.


Graphic Designer Jobs in Australia


There are currently over 4,211 Graphic Designer Jobs in Australia. These jobs are all open to foreign applicants with the right skills, experience and qualifications. Many of these Graphic Designer jobs will offer Sponsored Visas on a case by case basis.


Do I need a job to Emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer?


Some States and Territories require you to have a job offer as a Graphic Designer as part of their 190 Visa Program though you will be able to migrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer on a 491 visa without a job offer.


PR Points for Graphic Designer Australia


On last months invitation round Graphic Designer were issued with an Invitation to Apply at 65 Points. The minimum criteria for lodging an expression of interest is 65 Points so a Graphic Designer emigrating to Australia needs 65 points to receive the offer of a visa.


Can my Partner Emigrate with me if I move to Australia as a Graphic Designer


Your Spouse or Partner is given full live and work rights on Australia at the same time your visa is granted.


How long does it take to Emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer


The Australian immigration process for a Graphic Designer takes 8 to 12 months from start to finish. However, in can take longer in certain circumstances. Be prepared for the process to take yup to two years in exceptional circumstances.


Get started and Emigrate to Australia as a Graphic Designer


We’d love to hear from you if the above ANZSCO code 232411 for Graphic Designer is your current occupation.

Feel free to take our no obligation FREE Online Assessment as we think you could have a great chance of Emigrating to Australia.