State sponsorship – Vic and Qld suspend applications
BSMQ issuing new invitations for business visa applications. Invitations for skilled applications are still currently suspended.
BSMQ is continuing to issue new invitations for business applications, however due to a backlog of applications, the processing of new business visa applications may be delayed until July 2018.
BSMQ currently has a backlog of applications and is temporarily suspending issuing new invitations for skilled applications until July 2018. Please note you will have to lodge a new Expression of Interest (EOI) in July 2018 to be considered for skilled state nomination. BSMQ will not be assessing EOIs lodged prior to the program re-opening. Please monitor our website in the upcoming weeks.
source: qld gov