Who received skilled visas last year?
The skilled independent visa accounts for approximately one-quarter of Australia’s permanent visa program: a ceiling of 44,000 individuals each year.
Alongside the employer-sponsored program, it is Australia’s main source of skilled migrant workers.
Last year, three out of five successful applicants in the program were granted visas while living overseas.
Who received skilled visas?
The skilled independent visa program has been dominated by recipients from Asian countries.
Grants are for 2016-17