AUSTRALIA TEMPORARY WORK SKILLED VISA SUBCLASS - 457
Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457) is a type of visa issued by The Immigration’s Department of Australia. This visa allows skilled workers to travel to Australia to work for an approved sponsor or business for up to 4 years. This is one of the most commonly used programs for employers for sponsoring overseas candidates to work in Australia on a temporary basis.
The main requirement is that the candidate must be sponsored by an approved business. The visa has two alternatives – Business sponsorship and Self-sponsorship.