sc482 visa occupation changes summary


The summary of the sc482 visa occupation changes

The instrument changes, that differ from the old law, are as follows:

a. the following six occupations are now included in the MLTSSL, and removed from the STSOL:

i. arts administrator or manager (ANZSCO code 139911);

ii. dancer or choreographer (ANZSCO code 211112);

iii. music director (ANZSCO code 211212);

iv. artistic director (ANZSCO code 212111);

v. tennis coach (ANZSCO code 452316); and

vi. footballer (ANZSCO code 452411).

b. the following occupations are now included in the ROL, and removed from the STSOL:

i. aquaculture farmer (ANZSCO code 121111);

ii. cotton grower (ANZSCO code 121211);

iii. fruit or nut grower (ANZSCO code 121213);

iv. grain, oilseed or pasture grower (Aus) / field crop grower (NZ) (ANZSCO code 121214);

v. mixed crop farmer (ANZSCO code 121216);

vi. sugar cane grower (ANZSCO code 121217);

vii. crop farmers (nec) (ANZSCO code 121299);

viii. beef cattle farmer (ANZSCO code 121312);

ix. dairy cattle farmer (ANZSCO code 121313);

x. mixed livestock farmer (ANZSCO code 121317);

xi. pig farmer (ANZSCO code 121318);

xii. sheep farmer (ANZSCO code 121322);

xiii. livestock farmers (nec) (ANZSCO code 121399);

xiv. mixed crop and livestock farmer (ANZSCO code 121411);

xv. dentist (ANZSCO code 252312); and

xvi. anaesthetist (ANZSCO code 253211).

c. the following five occupations are now included in the STSOL:

i. visual arts and crafts professionals (nec) (ANZSCO code 211499);

ii. textile, clothing and footwear mechanic (ANZSCO code 323215);

iii. watch and clock maker and repairer (ANZSCO code 323316);

iv. chemical plant operator (ANZSCO code 399211); and

v. library technician (ANZSCO code 399312).

d. the following two occupations are now included in the MLTSSL:

i. telecommunications network planner (ANZSCO code 313213); and

ii. pressure welder (ANZSCO code 322312).


    1. the following two occupations are now included in the ROL:

i. deer farmer (ANZSCO code 121314); and

ii. goat farmer (ANZSCO code 121315).


The instrument imposes an inapplicability condition for the occupations of general practitioner (ANZSCO code 253111), medical practitioners (nec) (ANZSCO code 253999) and resident medical officer (ANZSCO code 253112) (medical practitioner occupations).


Source – LIN 19/048 Instrument