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Published on June 30th, 2017 | by john.weir

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Changes to the Australian skills lists announced

The following changes have been made to the Australian occupations list – Skilled Occupations List (SOL) and Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List (CSOL)  – which will take effect from 1st July 2017.

Occupations Removed from Schedule 1 – MLTSSL (old ‘SOL’)

133513 Production Manager – mining (demoted to STSOL)
231212 Ship’s Engineer (removed completely)
231213 Ship’s Master (removed completely)
231214 Ship’s Officer (removed completely)
253211 Anaesthetist (demoted to STSOL)
272314 Psychotherapist (removed completely)

 

Occupations Added to Schedule 1 – MLTSSL (old ‘SOL’)

262112 ICT security specialist (promoted from STSOL)

 

Occupations Removed from Schedule 2 – STSOL (old ‘CSOL’)

111111 Chief Executive or Managing Director
111211 Corporate General Manager
134411 Faculty Head
135111 Chief Information Officer
139912 Environmental Manager
149411 Fleet Manager
149915 Equipment Hire Manager
211213 Musician (Instrumental)
224113 Statistician
224311 Economist
233611 Mining Engineer (Excluding Petroleum)
233999 Engineering Professionals nec
234211 Chemist
234312 Environmental Consultant
234313 Environmental Research Scientist
234399 Environmental Scientists nec
234515 Botanist
234516 Marine Biologist
234518 Zoologist
234911 Conservator
234913 Meteorologist
234914a Physicist
242111 University Lecturer (Suitable for the position of Research Associate or Research Fellow in a University)
242112 University Tutor
249111 Education Adviser
261211 Multimedia Specialist
261399 Software and Applications Programmers nec
262112 ICT Security Specialist (promoted to STSOL)
272211 Minister of Religion
394212 Picture Framer
612112 Property Manager
612113 Real Estate Agency Principal
612114 Real Estate Agent
612115 Real Estate Representative

 

Occupations Added to Schedule 2 – STSOL (old ‘CSOL’)

132511 research and development manager
133512 production manager (manufacturing)
133513 production manager – mining (demoted from MLTSSL)
211212 music director
211299 music professionals (nec)
212111 artistic director
231111 aeroplane pilot
231113 flying instructor
231114 helicopter pilot
253211 anaesthetist (demoted from MLTSSL)
254212 nurse researcher
261212 web developer
263299 ICT support and test engineers (nec)
313199 ICT support technicians (nec)
323111 aircraft maintenance engineer (avionics)
351211 butcher or smallgoods maker
393213 dressmaker or tailor
639211 retail buyer

 

These changes relate to the following visa subclasses and for invitations issued on or after 1 July 2017:

Subclass 186
Subclass 189
Subclass 190
Subclass 457
Subclass 485
Subclass 489

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John is the editor of Australia & New Zealand magazine, the UK's only title dedicated to travel and migration downunder



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