RSMS, 457 and other visas visa processing time

Immigration updated standard processing time for most visa categories. However some of those make very little sens. 457 visa is considered decision ready and can be refused in documents are not attached  before submitting. Allocation time is 30 working days but standard processing time is 6 months now. How is that possible? However we can see standard processing without request seems to be close to 2 months and with request, vary dramatically. RSMS- 12 months for direct entry and 9 months for transitional Partner visa- 15-17 months, with onshore partner even going to 20 months. Student visa, most are decided with in 1-1.5 month To read a whole list, click here

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