An invitation is a permission given by the Australian Immigration department to the potential applicants who have applied for Australian Permanent Residency to apply for the point-based general skilled migration visas. The invites are issued through Skill Select, which is an online EOI Australia.
State and Territory Nominated visa are selected directly from the pool and they are automatically invited to apply for Australia Permanent Residence visa.
There is no particular limit on how many applicants will be invited to apply for Australia PR. The number of applications invitation is purely based upon the occupational places available in the states. Some states invite more applications whereas other invites less application.
The invites are given to only those applicants who have nominated their occupation which is currently in high demand in the states of Australia.
The invitation round results are declared 11th of every month for the different state nomination programs. It is not necessary that if one state has invited the potential applicants to apply in a particular category, the other state may also invite the applicants in the same occupational category. It depends upon the state occupational requirements.
The October Invitation round results invited 4340 applicants under Australia Skilled Independent Visa Subclass with 70 points and 10 invitations were given under Australia Skilled Regional Provisional Subclass 489 with 80 points.
Accountants (2211) and Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasures (2212) got ITA at 80 points each. Whereas Electronic Engineer and Industrial, Mechanical and Production engineers and other professional engineers are invited with 70 points each.
Additionally, ICT Business and System Analysts (2611) were invited with 75 points and Software and Applications Programmers (2613), and Computer Network Professionals (2631) are all invited to apply with 70 points. Read more...
|OCCUPATION ID||DESCRIPTION||MINIMUM POINTS SCORE||DATE of EFFECT|
|2212||Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers||80||6/07/2018|
|2335||Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers||75||4/02/2019|
|2339||Other Engineering Professionals||75||2/11/2018|
|2611||ICT Business and System Analysts||75||6/09/2018|
|2613||Software and Applications Programmers||75||28/01/2019|
|2631||Computer Network Professionals||75||10/02/2019|
|PRO-RATA OCCUPATIONS||ESTIMATED POINTS (ITA)||EOI ESTIMATED DATE|
|ACCOUNTANTS (2211)||85 points||Next invitation round|
|AUDITORS, CORPORATE TREASURERS (2212)||85 points||Next invitation round|
|ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS (2334)||80 points||Next invitation round|
|INDUSTRIAL ,MECHANICAL AND PRODUCTION ENGINEERS (2335)||80 points||January 2019|
|OTHER ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS (2339)||80 points||December 2018|
|ICT BUSINESS ANALYST (2611)||85 points||December 2018|
|SOFTWARE APPLICATION PROGRAMMER (2613)||85 points||December 2018|
|COMPUTER NETWORK PROFESSIONALS (2631)||80 points||December 2018|
|PRO-RATA OCCUPATIONS||MINIMUM POINTS SCORE||DATE OF EFFECT|
|Accountants (2211)||80 points||10/08/2018 5:08 pm|
|Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers (2212)||80 points||4/07/2018 9:33 pm|
|Electronics Engineer (2334)||75 points||9/11/2018 7:37 pm|
|Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers (2335)||70 points||19/06/2018 12:10 pm|
|Other Engineering Professionals (2339)||75 points||3/10/2018 10:53 pm|
|ICT Business and System Analysts (2611)||75 points||6/09/2018 6:25 pm|
|Software and Applications Programmers(2613)||70 points||6/04/2018 3:39 pm|
|Computer Network Professionals (2631)||70 points||27/08/2018 6:13 pm|
|STATES/ TERRITORY||SKILL NOMINATED VISA SUBCLASS 190||SKILLED REGIONAL PROVISIONAL VISA SUBCLASS 489||BUSINESS TALENT SUBCLASS 132||TOTAL|
|AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY||62||0||0||62|
|NEW SOUTH WALES||228||209||7||444|
As per the latest reports for April 2019, the nominations received from State and Territory government is shown in the table below:Check your Eligibility
|Skilled – Nominated (subclass 190) visa||100||256||14||89||68||41||278||0||846|
|Skilled – Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) visa||0||95||49||19||70||29||0||0||262|
The total numbner of nominations recevied from State and Territory governments from I july 2017 to the end of April 2019 is shown in the following table:
|Skilled – Nominated (subclass 190) visa||719||2590||221||933||767||593||2678||0||8501|
|Skilled – Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489) visa||0||1033||227||287||1468||495||9||0||3519|
The number of invitation rounds depends upon the number of applications being processed by the department. You may also keep yourself updated with the latest 190 visa updates along with the regular visit to Australia Latest News Section!Calculate score using Point Calculator
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