The Temporary Skill Shortage Visa (TSS Visa) otherwise known as Subclass 482* Visa is the replacement of the 457 Temporary Skilled Visa. The Australian government announced in April 2017 that this visa program will officially replace the 457 in March 2018.
TSS visa will operate in two streams, namely the Short-Term and Medium-Term stream. The differences and similarities of the streams can be summarized in the following:
Disclaimer: Prior to March 2018 (or until the law officially be in full effect), this page is provided under “for information only” basis as the TSS Visa technically doesn’t exist yet.