Skilled Occupation List For Australia 2016-17

Skilled Occupation List For Australia 2016-17

On 2016 July 1, the new Australian Skilled Occupation list will be introduced and there are a number of changes made to the occupations. If you are planning to migrate to Australia and apply for an Independent Skilled or Family sponsored Visa, you will be needing to make sure that your occupation is included in the new list of occupations. If you have submitted your application before the said date, you will not be affected by these changes.

There are occupations which has been added in the New SOL or the Australian Skilled Occupation List. Orthotist or Prosthetist is added as well as Audiologist.

There are also occupations which were removed from the list. Such occupations are Mining Engineers, Dental Therapists, Petroleum Engineers, Dental Technicians, Metallurgists, Dental Prosthetist, Environmental Health Specialist and Safety and Occupational Health Advisers.

Accountants remain on the new SOL for Australia.

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To check the complete list of occupations, you may call Permits and Visas in Dubai. Talk to one of our Immigration Consultants for Australia. We will look into the list for you and provide you a Free Immigration Assessment to know if you are eligible to apply for any Australian Immigration Programs and for Permanent Resident Visa for Australia.

Source: Australian Government Website