The SkillSelect program is an online system introduced by the Australian Government to allow prospective applicants for Skilled Visas to register for the required Expression Of Interest (EOI). The system allows Australian businesses and employers to access the registered EOI’s and source skilled workers. The Australian Government is also able to invite applicants to apply for the appropriate visa.
Only once the EOI has been lodged can the applicant receive an official invitation to officially apply for a Skilled Visa. The SkilledSelect program sends out regular updates to ensure applicants and businesses alike are aware of any changes with employment in particular industries.
The recent updates released this month have listed the below occupations as limited as per recent reviews from the Australia and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO) :
ICT Business and Systems Analysts
Software and Analyst Programmers
When an occupation is registered as ‘limited’ it results in the pass mark becoming higher. The visa’s that are under the SkilledSelect scheme include:
If you would like to speak to one of our registered migration agents about the options for available for Skilled Visas to Australia, please contact our migration office located in Brisbane.