[Expert Tip] Your Ultimate Guide to 1st July Skilled Occupation List Changes [updated 17.01.2018]

Good bye SOL and CSOL and hello 7 occupation lists, 4 different legislative instruments!

Department of Immigration released its wave of changes to the skilled migration programs. Instead of simplifying the occupation lists, it is now more complicated than ever. "Which occupation list do I use?", "which visas can I apply for?", such simple questions can seem SO HARD to answer.

To save you the stress, we have combined all the lists into 1 simplified, easy-to-understand comparison table. This is your ultimate guide to 1 July 2017 occupation list changes, the only list you'll need. Now


1. Find your relevant occupation (or the occupations you are interested in)

2. Discover which visa types you can apply for!

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After knowing which visas you can actually apply for, it's easy to then find the eligibility criteria for that visa type on the border.gov.au website. Here are all the links:

189 Skilled Independent Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/189-

190 Skilled Nominated Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/190-

489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/489-

186 Employer Nomination Scheme Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/186-

187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/187-

457 Temporary Work (Skilled) Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/457-

485 Temporary Graduate Visa: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/485-

407 Training Visa: https://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/407-

Don't want to think about this? Have questions or concerns? Don't worry all by yourself, we are here to help! Feel free to book in your FREE 1-to-1 consultation today.

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