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Canberra Skilled Migration Program


Canberra, the National Capital of Australia is located under Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It is a perfect country to create exciting careers and opportunities.

Canberra is not only famous for creating career opportunities but also for its food and wine, art and culture, heritage, and warm welcome.

Around 25 percent of the population in Canberra were born overseas and hundreds of people choose to work here.

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Canberra/ Act Skilled Migration Program

The highly skilled and qualified workers who commit to migrate to Canberra may apply their nomination under Australian Capital Territory for their permanent residency. If you are highly skilled with required expertise and experience which is in demand in Canberra you may be eligible for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated Visa 190.

As an overseas applicant, you must have an occupation in demand (or close ties to Canberra), meet all the eligibility criteria, and the minimum required score of 60 points in Australia Immigration Point Calculator. Also, you must demonstrate a genuine commitment to live in Canberra for at least two years from the date of your arrival to Canberra.

Additionally, if you are living in Canberra, and are working in a skilled occupation, or a PhD graduate, then also you may be eligible to apply for ACT nomination of a skilled Nominated Subclass 190 visa.

If you are nominated by the ACT, you are awarded five additional points towards your overall points score. If you fulfill the required 60 points score, you will automatically receive an invitation from Department of Home Affairs to apply for the Skilled Nominated subclass 190 visa.

Please Note The ACT Does Not Have Access To Nominate Subclass 489 Visas.

Only subclass 190 is applicable under ACT Nomination Program and there is no access to subclass 489 visas.

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The Updated ACT State Nomination Occupation List

ANZSCO Occupation List

411411

Enrolled Nurse

394111

Cabinetmaker

391111

Hairdresser

351311

Chef

342111

Airconditioning & Refrigeration Mechanic

341113

Lift Mechanic

341112

Electrician(Special Class)

341111

Electrician(General)

334115

Roof Plumber

334114

Gasfitter

334113

Drainer

334112

Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber

334111

Plumber(General)

333212

Solid Plasterer

333211

Fibrous Plasterer

332211

Painting Trades Workers

331112

Stonemason

331111

Bricklayer

324111

Panel Beater

322313

Welder(First Class)

322311

Metal Fabricator

321214

Small Engine Mechanic

321213

Motorcycle Mechanic

321212

Diesel Motor Mechanic

321211

Motor Mechanic (General)

272613

Welfare Worker

272612

Recreation Worker

272511

Social Worker

272399

Psychologist nec

272314

Psychotherapist

272313

Organizational Psychologist

272312

Educational Psychologist

272311

Clinical Psychologist

271311

Solicitor

261212

Web Developer

254499

Registered Nurse nec

254425

Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)

254424

Registered Nurse (Surgical)

254423

Registered Nurse (Perioperative)

254422

Registered Nurse (Mental Health)

254421

Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)

254418

Registered Nurse (Medical)

254417

Registered Nurse (Disability & Rehabilitation)

254416

Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)

254415

Registered Nurse (Critical Care & Emergency)

254414

Registered Nurse (Community Health)

254413

Registered Nurse (Child & Family Health)

254412

Registered Nurse (Aged Care)

254411

Nurse Practitioner

254311

Nurse Manager

254111

Midwife

253112

Resident Medical Officer

253111

General Practitioner

252712

Speech Pathologist

252711

Audiologist

252511

Physiotherapist

252411

Occupational Therapist

251214

Sonographer

251213

Nuclear Medicine Technologist

251212

Medical Radiation Therapist

251211

Medical Diagnostic Radiographer

249311

Teacher of English to speakers of other languages

241213

Primary School Teacher

241111

Early Childhood (Pre-Primary) Teacher

233916

Naval Architect

233915

Environmental Engineer

233914

Engineering Technologist

233913

Biomedical Engineer

233911

Agricultural Engineer

233911

Aeronautical Engineer

233214

Structural Engineer

233213

Quantity Surveyor

233212

Geotechnical Engineer

233211

Civil Engineer

232511

Interior Designer

232414

Web Designer

232412

Illustrator

232411

Graphic Designer

232112

Landscape Architect

232111

Architect

225311

Public Relations Professional

133111

Construction Project Manager

131113

Advertising Manager

131112

Sales & Marketing Manager

How To Apply For ACT Skilled Migration Program?

Canberra is the state which looks into the future, not in the past, and actively pursue their dreams. If you too want to pursue your dream to migrate to Canberra, there are several ways to make that happen but the first and foremost way is to apply for the immigration process right away.

At Aptech Visa, the visa counselors have the ample experience to handle all your immigration related queries and serving immigration aspirants from across the globe. So, why waste time? Contact your visa counselor now for more details.

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