Australian 457 visa is the most popular temporary visa which allows employers to sponsor overseas workers for eligible occupations. Visa 457 is the most common visa for employment of overseas workers.
457 visa can be granted for up to 4 years and work experience gained on this visa can lead you to permanent residence status in Australia through employer' sponsorship or immigration program for skilled workers.
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Work visa is granted up to two years if applicant is sponsored for position that is listed in Short-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL), and up to 4 years if applicant is sponsored for position that is listed in Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)(MLTSSL)
The visa fee for the Temporary Work 457 visa is 1.080AUD. Keep in mind that there may be additional costs if you add family members on your application.