On a Nominated Regional visa (subclass 489), you are required to live and work in a regional or low population growth metropolitan area.
You cannot live or work in the capital city of Perth.
In Western Australia there are nine areas which are considered to be regional:
Below are the postcodes for areas which are considered regional in Western Australia.
except Perth and
|6041 to 6044|
6083 to 6084
6121 to 6126
6200 to 6799
If you are invited to apply for Western Australian State nomination, you must select and research your preferred region. The State nomination application form includes a multiple choice questionnaire which will test your knowledge on your preferred region.
Some regions are restricted. In order to select a restricted region you must have an employment contract from a regional area.
Peel is currently a restricted region.