The Australia Skilled Occupation List is a list of occupations that highlights the highly in-demand occupations across the various regions and states of Australia. It is used as a part of a system based on points for Australian immigration. Skilled workers who are interested to reside and work in Australia are required to make a choice of or nominate a specific occupation. This occupation must align with the experience and skills of the candidate from the CSOL - Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List.
Australia SOL consists of occupations that are highly demanded by employers in Australia. It has been designed for those qualified and skilled workers who are seeking long-term and short-term skilled jobs in Australia. The list is a blend of occupations mentioned in the STSOL and MLTSSL.
MLTSSL - Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: You must nominate an occupation from this list to become eligible for skilled immigration
STSOL - Short term Skilled Occupation List: If you wish to apply for a nomination from a Territory or State in Australia, your occupation must be present on this list
RSMS ROL - It is a list of separate occupations that is applicable only for RSMS Visa.
The following Australia Visas are available for candidates who are qualified to train or work in an eligible skilled occupation in Australia and can fulfill all other criteria:
In general, to qualify for the above Australia Visas, you must:
Why do you need to know about Occupation Lists?
Aspiring skilled immigration candidates to Australia must be aware of the Occupation Lists as:
SOL or Skilled Occupation List is highly important for all skilled immigration category candidates to Australia. All the aspiring applicants under the General Skilled Immigration Visa must nominate and choose an occupation from the suitable SOL of Australia.
If you wish to qualify for an Australia PR Visa, then you are required to choose and nominate an appropriate occupation present on the SOL. There are diverse sub-categories of Visas under the Australia PR Visa through which you can immigrate to the nation.
You must ensure to choose the right occupation that perfectly matches your verifiable work experience and skills set after carefully examining the SOL. Selecting the right occupation will have a major impact on the success of your Australia PR Visa application.
If you have submitted your Australia Visa application and awaiting the nomination, you need not worry if you do not find your chosen occupation on the Australia Skilled Occupation List. The removal of your occupation from the SOL will not have an impact on your application processing.
The same holds good in circumstances wherein you have a perfect hold of the Australia Skilled Immigration Visa. The exceptions are cases when you need changes in your application that necessitate submission of a fresh Visa application.
The removal of your occupation from the SOL will also affect your application if you wish to change employers.
New PSOL 2023 - Priority Skilled Occupation List
|111111||Managing Director or Chief Executive|
|133111||Project Manager - Construction|
|233512||Engineer - Mechanical|
|253111||Practitioner - General|
|253112||Medical Officer - Resident|
|253999||Practitioner - Medical|
|254412||Aged Care Registered Nurse|
|254415||Critical Care and Emergency Registered Nurse|
|254418||Medical Registered Nurse|
|254422||Mental Health Registered Nurse|
|254423||Preoperative Registered Nurse|
|254499||NEC Registered Nurses|
|261313||Engineer - Software|
|312911||Planner - Maintenance|
The above list of occupations is applicable for employer-sponsored subclass like:
It is not applicable for immigration candidates who apply through the following Visa streams:
|Occupation||Assessing Authority||ANZSCO Code||List|
|NEC Hospitality and Accommodation Managers||VETASSESS||141999||STSOL|
|General Accountant||CAANZ/ CPAA/ IPA||221111||MLTSSL|
|Acupuncturist||Chinese Medicine Board of Australia||252211||STSOL|
|Manager - Advertising||AIM||131113||STSOL|
|Specialist - Advertising||VETASSESS||225111||STSOL|
|Engineer - Aeronautical||Engineers Australia||233911||MLTSSL|
|Consultant - Agricultural||VETASSESS||234111||MLTSSL|
|Engineer - Agricultural||Engineers Australia||233912||MLTSSL|
|Scientist - Agricultural||VETASSESS||234112||MLTSSL|
|Technician - Agricultural||VETASSESS||311111||Regional|
|Mechanical Services and Air-conditioning Plumber||TRA||334112||MLTSSL|
|Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic||TRA||342111||MLTSSL|
|Aircraft Maintenance Engineer||TRA||323111||STSOL|
|Avionics Engineer Mechanical - Aircraft Maintenance||TRA||323112||STSOL|
|Structures Engineer - Aircraft Maintenance||TRA||323113||STSOL|
|Manager - Amusement Centre||VETASSESS||149111||Regional|
|Technician - Anesthetic||VETASSESS||311211||STSOL|
|Trainers Animal and Attendants NEC||VETASSESS||361199||STSOL|
|Farmer - Aquaculture||VETASSESS||121111||STSOL|
|Draftsperson - Architectural||VETASSESS||312111||STSOL|
Apart from the IT Engineering and non-IT Engineering sectors, Australia has plentiful opportunities in other Engineering sectors too. Geotechnical, Environmental, Electronics, Civil, and Chemical Engineering have several openings for candidates with the right set of skills.
Australia has an assessment of skills for Engineers to ensure that they fulfill the standards expected by the industries in the nation. If you apply for immigration, there will be an appropriate assessment of your work experience, prior employment, and educational credentials.
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