Occupation Listfor NSW Skilled Migration Program2021–22

NSW has announced the State’sSkilled Occupation lists for the 2021-22 financial year for the skilled visas, both the Skilled Nominated (Permanent) Subclass 190 visa and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Subclass 491 visa, for highly skilled professionals in various occupations to drive economic growth in the State. The applicants must have a positive skills assessment outcome…

22 new skilled occupations added on the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL)

On 22 June 2021, the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs made an announcement to add 22 new skilled occupations on the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) to ensure that critical skills vacancies are filled in Australia in support of Australia’s COVID recovery plan. The new occupations on the Priority List…

Canberra residence integrity check

Canberra is undertaking integrity check of continued residence of nominees in Canberra, for whom ACT nominations for skilled migration were approved in December 2019 and January 2020. As part of the process, the nominees must provide evidence of their continuing residence in ACT to ensure that their nomination is not withdrawn by the Territory. ACT…

South Australia issues advice for interim visa nomination applications process

On 20 August 2020, South Australia announced that the State will publish state nomination requirements for General Skilled Migration, the Skilled Nominated (Permanent) Visa (Subclass 190) and the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 491) on 27 August 2020, and accordingly will start reviewing ‘Expression of Interests’ (EOIs) from 31 August 2020 and sending invitations…

South Australia announces interim allocation for General Skilled and Business Migration Program

On 11 August 2020, announced that the State has received update regarding interim allocation places for General Skilled Migration, the Skilled Nominated (Permanent) Visa (Subclass 190) and the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 491), and Business Migration program for the financial year 2020-2021. The allocation is expected to be limited with priority being given…

South Australia’s update on 2020/21 Program Year

On 26 July 2020, South Australian Government has announced that its Skilled and Business Migration programs will remain closed until further notice. Accordingly, the State nominations are closed until the nomination quotas are allocated by the Commonwealth Government for the 2020-2021 program year. Previously, the State had announced that the Skilled and Business Migration programs…