RCB Sponsorship Assessment Subclass 489

RDA Murray 489 Nominations 

Please Note: RDA Murray Skill listing has been updated to reflect the new changes

As per the Department of Home Affairs requirement minimum points needed to make an application for visa subclass 489 is 65 points

We have temporarily closed assessing applications for 489 nominations  until 1 July 2018. Application process will be re-opened on 1 July 2018 and applications will be reviewed against our new and updated skill list of July 2018. This list will reflect any new changes made by Department of Home Affairs.

Regional Development Australia - Murray (RDAM) is a Regional Certifying Body (RCB) for the Skilled Regional (Sponsored) Visa (Subclass 489).

For RCB certification assessment, please include the following:

  • Completed RCB 489 Form
  • Copy of Bank Transfer / Draft Receipt or Completed Credit Card Payment Form
  • Resume
  • Certified copies of:
    • Passport
    • Skills Assessment
    • English Language Test Results (minimum 6.0 or equivalent in each module)
    • Work References (All occupations - minimum 24 months paid employment work experience in nominated occupation).
    • Australian Qualifications/Certificates (if qualified in Australia)
    • Copy of Expression of Interest (EOI) submitted on SkillSelect (for visa subclass 489)

        *Cook - Minimum 5 years work experience as a Cook in Commercial Kitchen               

Please note: Making an application under Skilled Regional (Sponsored) Visa (Subclass 489) does not guarantee a positive outcome. It is the RCB's discretion whether to approve the application or not       

Process of Sponsorship Application

  Processing  Allow up to 6 weeks  Fees $770.00 (GST inclusive)

Payment options

Bank Transfer / Draft

  Bank  National Australia Bank
  Address  440 Swift Street, Albury, NSW 2640 Australia
  Account Name  Regional Development Australia - Murray
  Account Details  BSB: 082 406 Account No: 160125208

Credit Card

Complete Credit Card Payment Form Please


  • If paying certification via bank transfer, please enter the applicant's name as the reference
  • Payments are non-refundable and must be paid prior to an assessment

Email preferable or post applications to:

RDA Murray Administration
PO Box 3417
Albury, NSW 2640