E-3 Status 

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The E-3 visa permits Australian citizens to travel to the United States to work in “Specialty Occupations”.

A specialty occupation is one that requires: 

  • A theoretical and practical application of a body of specialized knowledge;
  • and the attainment of a bachelor’s or higher degree in the specific specialty (or its equivalent) as a minimum for entry into the occupation in the United States.


Additional Information

U.S. State Department