South Australia State and Regional Sponsor

Following are the available streams for South Australia State and Regional Sponsor:

Talent and Innovators Program

The Talent and Innovators program provides opportunities and pathways for highly skilled migrants who can contribute to South Australia’s critical priority sectors. 

All occupations eligible for migration through state nomination are available through the Talent and Innovators program. Successful applicants will demonstrate how they bring new ideas, skills, and innovation to South Australia and can create local jobs. 

Streams Under this includes:

  • Employment Stream

  • Outer Regional South Australia Workforce Stream

  • Start-up and small business stream

  • High performing Graduate stream

  • Independent talent

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Currently working in South Australia

(including long term SA residents)

If you are living and working in outer regional South Australia, or a long-term resident living and working in SA, you may be eligible for concessions to the skilled work experience requirements.


Streams Under this includes:

  • Currently living and working in South Australia

  • Living and working in regional South Australia

  • Living and working in SA as a long-term resident

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International Graduate of South Australia

SA graduates must be currently working in their nominated or closely related occupation for the last 3 months in South Australia (post-course completion) unless specified differently for your occupation. You may be eligible for a Skilled Work experience waiver through the 'Talent and Innovator' stream.

Check the High Performing Graduate Stream here:

Offshore Registration of Interest - Critical Skills

Specific trade and health occupations are now available to offshore applicants. You can submit a Registration of Interest application if you meet the published requirements for your occupation.

Find the occupations which are OPEN for people who are currently overseas:

South Australia Migration Overseas applicants

Find the full SA Occupation List here: