As per a recent update, South Australia has opened up an additional 70 occupations to “applicants currently residing offshore”.
These occupations are available to offshore clients – under South Australia’s Skilled Migration Program – from September 28,2021.
According to the official News Release, these occupations have been opened up to offshore applicants towards managing “South Australia’s COVID recovery response”.
|70 More Occupations on South Australia’s Skilled Occupation List Now Open to Offshore Applicants |
[with effect from September 28, 2021]
|131112||Sales and Marketing Manager|
|131114||Public Relations Manager|
|132111||Corporate Services Manager|
|132311||Human Resource Manager|
|132411||Policy and Planning Manager|
|132511||Research and Development Manager|
|149212||Customer Service Manager|
|223111||Human Resource Adviser|
|224712||Organisation and Methods Analyst|
|224999||Information and Organisation Professionals nec|
|225112||Market Research Analyst|
|225311||Public Relations Professional|
|225499||Technical Sales Representatives nec|
|121214||Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower|
|121216||Mixed Crop Farmer|
|121299||Crop Farmers nec|
|121312||Beef Cattle Farmer|
|121313||Dairy Cattle Farmer|
|121317||Mixed Livestock Farmer|
|121399||Livestock Farmers nec|
|121411||Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer|
|133111||Construction Project Manager|
|133512||Production Manager [Manufacturing]|
|133611||Supply and Distribution Manager|
|134111||Child Care Centre Manager|
|139914||Quality Assurance Manager|
|232214||Other Spatial Scientist|
|234313||Environmental Research Scientist|
|234399||Environmental Scientists nec|
|234511||Life Scientist [General]|
|234599||Life Scientists nec|
|234611||Medical Laboratory Scientist|
|234999||Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec|
Note. ANZSCO: Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations.
The minimum requirements for being nominated by a state include –  at least 8 years of work experience [either in that specific occupation or in an occupation that is closely related to it], and  a proficient plus English level.
Do note that each of the occupations on South Australia’s Skilled Occupation List has its own specific requirements.
|What is South Australia’s Skilled Migration Program?|
|Depending on the individual situation of the applicant, there are 2 visa options available for skilled migrants looking for a state nomination through South Australia.|
Skilled migrants might apply for a provisional or provisional state nominated visa, as per their situation and occupation.
Skilled nominated visas available –
Skilled Nominated visa [subclass 190]: Allows nominated skilled workers to live and work in Australia as permanent residents.
Skilled Work regional [Provisional] visa [subclass 491]: For skilled workers nominated by a state or territory government to live and work in regional Australia.
To be able to apply for a nomination by South Australia, the applicant must be under 45 years of age [at the time of nomination], have secured a valid skills assessment [from the relevant skills assessment authority], and have their occupation listed on South Australia’s Skilled Occupation List.
Prospective applicants will be required to meet the state-specific occupation requirements as well as the requirements of the Department of Home Affairs.
Offshore applicants – meeting the minimum published requirements for that specific occupation – might lodge their Registration of Interest [ROI] from September 28, 2021.
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