Presentation on theme: "1 GROW USA E-3 Visa for Australians! The E-3 visa was created in May 2005 by an Act of the United States Congress as a result of the Australia-United."— Presentation transcript:
1 GROW USA E-3 Visa for Australians! The E-3 visa was created in May 2005 by an Act of the United States Congress as a result of the Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA).
2 A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity for the Aussies! 10,500 visas issued annually to Australian nationals only! E-3 visa is renewable indefinitely! (valid for 2 year periods) Spouse has full legal working rights! Spouse need not be Australian Spouses and dependents of primary beneficiary are not included in 10,500
3 How it Works Candidate is presented to U.S Clients Interviews are scheduled via phone, video conference, online technical etc. Employment Offer is accepted Academic Credentials are evaluated (by most U.S Employers) All relevant E-3 visa documentation is sent to the candidate via International Courier Candidate schedules E-3 visa interview appointment with the assistance and guidance of GROW USA Once E-3 visa is received, candidate resigns from current position (there are no guarantees that the applicant will receive their E-3 visa, therefore we strongly advise against terminating employment prior to receipt of this)
4 Employee’s Qualifications Mandatory requirements for an E-3 Visa are that you: Mandatory requirements for an E-3 Visa are that you: –hold a relevant Bachelor Degree plus minimum 3 years commercial experience OR –hold a relevant Bachelor Degree plus minimum 3 years commercial experience OR –hold a relevant Bachelor & Masters Degree and have minimum 1 year commercial experience OR –have 12+ years industry experience Candidate must possess appropriate degree or equivalent –3 years commercial experience equivalent to 1 year study. –Academic Credential Evaluation is recommended to increase chances of obtaining visa. –Important to present well documented case if relying on work experience only. Must have license if position requires license (e.g. attorney, architect, accountant, teacher)
5 E-3 Visa Processed Directly at U.S Consulate Candidate applies directly at US Consulate in Australia – Sydney, Melbourne, or Perth (applications can also be made at any overseas U.S Consulate which processes non-immigrant visas) Wait Times depend on Consulate – generally 2-4 weeks Advance planning required due to backlogs at Consulates – GROW USA can assist with expedited appointments For further information, please visit: http://canberra.usembassy.gov/consular/visa-e3.html
6 GROW USA For further information please contact: Rachael Hitch Ph. +61 424 177 944 Fax. +61 7 3283 7379 Email. email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org