There is no comprehensive eligibility, but the GSM program has set minimum standards for the applicants to achieve GSM visa. The visa primarily depends on the age, sufficient fluency in English language (tested by International English Language Testing System), qualifications, nominated occupation, skills assessment, health assessment and a character assessment.
The skilled professionals, migrants or workers need to understand the skilled migration provisions in the country. Basically, every applicant has to undergo Skill Select program involving two steps – submitting an EOI (Expression of Interest) and completing the actual visa application process. The visa is subjected to the test score obtained in the Skill Select program and other basic requirements.