Applicant documents

Identity documents

Documents to prove your identity.

Documents about relationships

If you are or have been married, widowed, divorced or permanently separated, provide proof such as divorce documents, death certificates, separation documents or statutory declarations.

Health documents

You do not need to provide any documents to show you meet our health requirement. Your doctor will send them to us.

Living requirement

Provide proof that you have lived for at least two years as the holder of an eligible skilled visa in a regional or a low-population growth metropolitan area, or a designated area of Australia.

Working requirement

Provide proof that you have worked full-time for at least 12 months as the holder of an eligible skilled visa in a regional or low-population growth metropolitan area, or a designated area of Australia.

Character documents

You might also need to provide police certificates from countries you have lived in and other documents. Do not provide these documents unless we ask you to.

Changes in circumstances

Newborn child

Change to relationships

Change of name

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