THE E-3 VISA CATEGORY IS AVAILABLE TO NATIONALS OF AUSTRALIA WHO ARE COMING TO THE UNITED STATES SOLELY TO WORK IN A SPECIALTY OCCUPATION.
Similar to the H-1B visa, the E-3 Visa also requires theoretical and practical application of a body of knowledge in professional fields and at least the attainment of a bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, as a minimum for entry into the occupation in the U.S. To qualify for the visa, it also must be demonstrated that the employee is:
Are a national of Australia. If you are a new Australian citizen or are in the process of becoming one, please note that you will need to possess an Australian passport by the time of your visa interview.
Have a legitimate offer of employment in the United States.
Possess the necessary academic or other qualifying credentials.