From 1 July 2017, visa applicants must be under 45 years of age at the time of invitation for the following points-tested skilled visas:
you will need to nominate an occupation from the MLTSSL,
if you are applying for any of the below:
You will need to nominate an occupation from the same legislative instrument above. Additional occupations included in the STSOL will
, however, also be available to you. If you are applying for any of the below:
As of 1 July 2017, the lists of eligible occupations have been revised following a review of the available occupations, with:
A summary of
Caveats on occupations that apply to particular occupations is available.
As of 1 July 2017, caveats apply to 67 occupations for the purposes of the following visa programmes only:
The caveats apply to:
- subclass 186 visa and nomination applications lodged on or after 1 July 2017
- subclass 457 visa and nomination applications which:
- are lodged on or after 1 July 2017
- were lodged before 1 July 2017 and have not yet been decided by the Department.