Changes to Occupation Lists as of 11 March 2019
All 482 and permanent residence applications lodged under Employer Nomination/Regional Sponsored Migration must be in the one of the below occupations (unless otherwise exempt).
Added to Medium Long Term (4-year occupation list) and a pathway to permanent residence Telecommunications network planner Pressure welder Environmental Manager Musician (Instrumental) Statistician Economist Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) Petroleum Engineer Engineering Professionals nec Chemist Food Technologist Environmental Consultant Environmental Research Scientist Environmental Scientists nec Geophysicist Hydrogeologist Life Scientist (General) Biochemist Biotechnologist Botanist Marine Biologist Microbiologist Zoologist Life Scientists nec Conservator Metallurgist Meteorologist Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec University Lecturer Multimedia Specialist Software and Applications Programmers nec Horse Trainer Physicist – no longer restricted to medical physicist Arts Administrator or Manager Dancer or Choreographer Music Director Artistic Director Tennis Coach Footballer Telecommunications Network Planner Pressure Welder Added to Short Term Occupation List (2-year visa) with no pathway to permanent residence Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals (nec) Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer Chemical Plant Operator Library Technician Removed from Short Term List and some have been added to Long Term List Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer Chemical Plant Operator Library Technician Arts Administrator or Manager Dancer or Choreographer Music Director Artistic Director Footballer Aquaculture Farmer Cotton Grower Fruit or Nut Grower Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower Mixed Crop Farmer Sugar Cane Grower Crop Farmers nec Beef Cattle Farmer Dairy Cattle Farmer Mixed Livestock Farmer Pig Farmer Sheep Farmer Livestock Farmers nec Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer Dentist Anaesthetist Tennis Coach Added to Regional Occupation List for sponsors who are in regional Australia Deer Farmer Goat Farmer Aquaculture Farmer cotton grower Fruit or Nut Grower Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / field crop grower (NZ) Mixed Crop Farmer Sugar Cane Grower Crop Farmers (nec) Beef Cattle Farmer Dairy Cattle Farmer Mixed Livestock Farmer Pig Farmer Sheep Farmer Livestock Farmers (nec) Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer Dentist Anaesthetist Need to know more about the Changing Occupational List?
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Fellow of the MIA MARN 0325139 Mob: +61 (0) 409 969 525 Email: email@example.com Web: www.visaexecutive.com Skype: trounson Published by: The Employee Mobility Institute, March 2019