Specialist Entry Visa-These visas are for people participating in specific professional, cultural or social activities in Australia. 

Visa Categories  

Special Program Visa-Subclass 416 

This visa is for people who have been invited to participate in an approved special program such as a community benefit, cultural enrichment or youth exchange program and for people who will be participating in the Seasonal Worker Program. 

Distinguished Talent Visa-Subclass 124 

This is a permanent visa for people who are currently outside Australia who are internationally recognised for exceptional and outstanding achievement in a profession, the arts, sport, research or academia. An eligible person or organisation should nominate you for this visa. 

Distinguished Talent Visa-Subclass 858 

This is a permanent visa for people who are currently inside Australia who are internationally recognised for exceptional and outstanding achievement in a profession, the arts, sport, research or academia. An eligible person or organisation should nominate you for this visa.