EOI Expression of Interest - Office of Immigration Australia

Expression Of Interest Strategy

• You may start your official ‘Expression of Interest (EOI)’ via simply clicking on the blue link located on ‘page 8’ of the ‘APPLICATION GUIDE’ (located in Step 4). Note, there is NO fee for submitting an Expression of Interest (EOI).

English Language Level Requirement

At the time of invitation, you must have at least competent English.

Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)

Points-tested stream

This visa lets invited workers with skills Australia need, to live and work permanently anywhere in Australia.

Covid-19 and at home language tests

Some testing centres are providing versions of their tests that you can take at home, such as TOEFL iBT – Special Home Edition, OET@Home and IELTS Indicator. The Department of Home Affairs does not currently accept these tests.

See the tests they do accept in the tables below.

*Test cannot have been undertaken more than 3 years before the date of invitation.

*If you are claiming partner points then your partner must also have at least Competent English at time of invitation.