Immigration to another country is a big step, but luckily you are not alone. The information here will help you understand what to do and when.
Five stages to move to Melbourne
There was no better time to move to Melbourne. Follow the five main steps below to migrate to Melbourne and settle in with more comfort, then learn more about:
Step 1: Find Your Job Options
Getting a job
It is important to know the job opportunities available to guarantee job security. We have prepared a lot of information to help you find a job in Melbourne and Victoria.
Find a house
When you migrate to Victoria, you can choose to live in the most beautiful city in the world – Melbourne – or in the beautiful regions of Victoria.
Take the step
It may take a while to organize everything to move to Victoria. Use our transfer checklist to get an idea of how long it may take to publish.
An immigration officer or lawyer can also help you migrate to Victoria, but you can manage this process yourself.
Refer to the Using the Relay Agent page for information on the important things to consider when hiring a relay agent.
Step 2: Request for the appointment of a visa (if necessary)
Hiring a Victoria visa can help you meet the requirements of certain Australian immigration visas and skills. Requesting an appointment for a Victorian visa is easy and free.
Find out all the visas eligible for a visa appointment:
- Business and investor visas
- Eligible immigrant visas.
Step 3: Apply for a visa
You can request an appointment for a Victorian visa via our website, but to apply for an actual Australian visa you must apply via the external link on the headquarters website – even if you have an appointment for a visa Victorian.
Step 4: Prepare to move
Gather your goods and use our navigation checklist to help you organize your move.
Step 5: access and installation
The Victorian government’s skilled and commercial immigration program provides services to help skilled businesses, investors and immigrants settle in Victoria.
Investor relations officers are also available to support investment and information.