South Australia Opened An Additional 24 Engineering Occupational List On 28th October, 2021

South Australia Opened An Additional 24 Engineering Occupational List On 28th October, 2021

[Published Fri, Oct 29 2021]


After the unrelenting condition of the pandemic, now South Australia is recovering. On 28th Oct 2021 Australia issued notice that an additional 24 Engineering occupations will be open to applicants currently residing offshore from Tuesday 2nd Nov 2021. Complete requirements for each engineering occupation will be displayed from 10 am, ACST, Tuesday 2nd Nov 2021 for South Australia's Skilled Occupation List

Applicant must meet the Department of Home Affairs requirements, state-specific occupation requirements and have skills in an occupation available on Skilled Occupation List for South Australian state nomination. The applicant will need to meet a range of requirements before applying. Here are the listed requirements:

  • The applicant has to show the language eligibility test for the English as a primary language, 
  • Applicant must have at least eight years work experience in the nominated or closely related occupation,
  • There should be at least 85 points of the applicant for the Skilled Work Regional visa (subclass 491) in the Department of Home Affairs points test.

State nomination requirements depend on the applicant who is applying for which visa pathway and under which category.

South Australian state nomination occupations which will be open to offshore clients on Tuesday 2nd Nov 2021 

ANZSCO Occupation

133211 Engineering Manager 

233111 Chemical Engineer 

233112 Materials Engineer 

233211 Civil Engineer 

233212 Geotechnical Engineer 

233213 Quantity Surveyor 

233214 Structural Engineer 

233215 Transport Engineer 

233311 Electrical Engineer 

233411 Electronics Engineer 

233511 Industrial Engineer 

233512 Mechanical Engineer 

233513 Production or Plant Engineer 

233611 Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) 

233912 Agricultural Engineer 

233913 Biomedical Engineer 

233915 Environmental Engineer 

233999 Engineering Professionals nec

312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson 

312212 Civil Engineering Technician 

312311 Electrical Engineering Draftsperson 

312312 Electrical Engineering Technician 

312511 Mechanical Engineering Draftsperson 

312512 Mechanical Engineering Technician

State nomination for engineering occupation is a competitive process. That’s why there is no guarantee of receiving an invitation to apply for state nomination after lodging anRoI, even if the minimum requirements are satisfied. South Australia cannot indicate the likelihood of invitation or answer enquiries on this matter.

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