187 RSMS visa – Skill assessment required for trade occupations

If you are applying for a regional employer sponsored 187 visa, and your nominated occupation is one of these listed trade occupations, then you need a positive skill assessment or you need to have a relevant Australian qualification that satisfies the relevant ANZSCO education requirement for your occupation:   OCCUPATION ANZSCO CODE ASSESSING AUTHORITY Automotive Electrician 321111 TRA Motor […]

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187 RSMS visa – Eligible Postcode Areas, Occupations, and Regional Certifying Bodies

Update: The Department of Jobs and Small Business have flagged the following potential changes to the Skilled Occupation Lists in their May 2018 newsletter.   Eligible occupations . All of the following ANZSCO occupations are eligible under the 187 nomination and visa application stream: . Occupation ANZSCO code chief executive or managing director 111111 corporate general manager 111211 construction […]

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482 TSS & 186 ENS visas – Caveats requirements

Instrument Note(s) number Description of excluded and not eligible positions/sponsoring businesses 1 Excludes positions which do not require minimum two years’ work experience. Note: this exclusion does not currently apply to any occupation. 2 Excludes positions which have nominated annual earnings of less than AUD65,000. 3 Excludes positions that: have nominated annual earnings of less than […]

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187 Direct entry refusal – Need for role & Financial considerations

A&A.1 Pty Ltd (Migration) [2018] AATA 550 (15 February 2018)   Summary of appeal decision:   Tribunal’s decision and outcome: Appeal was unsuccessful Decision reasoning: The nominating business was not able to demonstrate its genuine business need for the nominated role, and that it had the financial capacity to pay the nominated salary   Important and interest […]

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