ACT IS NOW CLOSED TO OVERSEAS APPLICANTS AND QLD HAS CLOSED NOMINATION FOR CERTAIN OCCUPATIONS
The ACT closes the nomination for SC190 visa application from 23 August 2017, however, if you are living overseas and you have close ties (either family or genuine job offer) in Canberra; OR you have completed a PhD at an ACT university, you can still apply for ACT nomination if you meet the criteria.
If you have already submitted an application and paid the service fee before 23 August 2017, the application will be processed in queue order.
CANBERRA RESIDENTS – if you are living in Canberra, you can apply for ACT 190 nomination as soon as you meet the nomination criteria.
For Queensland, the below occupations have been suspended for nomination from 21 August 2017, due to high numbers of applications.
221111 Accountant (general)
261311 Analyst Programmer
263111 Computer Network & systems Engineer
262111 Database Administrator
261312 Developer Programmer
261111 ICT Business Analyst
313112 ICT Customer Support Officer
263211 ICT Quality Assurance Engineer
262112 ICT Security Specialist
263212 ICT Support Engineer
263213 ICT Systems Test Engineer
261313 Software Engineer
261314 Software Tester
262113 systems Administrator
261112 Systems Analyst
313113 Web Administrator
312111 Architectural Draftsperson
611211 Insurance Agent
232511 Interior Designer
221112 Management Acct
233512 Mechanical Engineer
225311 Public Relations Professional
251511 Hospital Pharmacists
251513 Retail Pharmacist