Posts Tagged ‘skilled occupation list’

457 visa occupations list to be cut!

Over the weekend, the Australian Government announced they will be cutting jobs from the occupations list for 457 visa applicants.  The Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457)  allows overseas workers and their families to stay in Australia for up to four years through sponsorship by an employer to fill specific positions Australian workers can’t. The list…

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The new Australian Skilled Occupation List (SOL) effective from 1st July 2016

The Australian Government has released the new Skilled Occupation List (SOL) effective from 1st July 2016. Here’s a sneak peak of a few small changes. Additions to the SOL include: • Orthotists and Prosthetists [251912] • Audiologists [252711] Leaving the list are: • Mining Engineers (excluding petroleum) [233611] • Petroleum Engineers [233612] • Metallurgists [234912] •…

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What jobs will be on the new skilled occupations list?

The Australian Government is reviewing its Skilled Occupations List which identifies professions and trades with increased demand at the Australian job market. It appears the best prospects are for the following occupations: – accountant – aged care worker – architect – brick layer – carpet and floor covering installer – community workers – electricians –…

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