Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 494)


The Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 494) (SESR 494) enables employers in regional areas to nominate skilled migrants for a provisional visa from outside Australia or skilled temporary residents who live and work in Australia to fill skill shortages in their business. 

To apply for a SESR 494 Visa go to  Department of Home Affairs 

Once you have applied you will be directed to RDA Murray as an authorised Regional Certifying Body (RCB) appointed by the Minister for Immigration to provide an assessment to the Department of Home Affairs for Annual Market Salary Rate under the SESR 494 visa.

All Employer requests for SESR 494 Annual Market Salary Rate assessments CLICK HERE

Processing time is up to 4 weeks and the fee for assessment is $770.00AUD (incl GST)

Payments are non-refundable and must be paid prior to an assessment.

For further information please contact, RDA Murray on +61 2 60 580 600 or by email skilledmigration@rdamurray.org.au