South Australia Mid- Year Changes


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South Australia, has recently conducted a mid-year review and there have been changes in the requirements and addition of few occupations for Skilled Migration In South Australia.

The following occupations are added to the occupation list:


ANZSCO

Occupation

Additional Requirements

Skills Assessment Authority

323299

Metal Fitters and Machinists nec

Competent English

TRA

323313

Locksmith

Competent English

TRA

351211

Butcher or Smallgoods Maker

Competent English

TRA


The following pre-existing conditions are removed, making it more accessible for offshore applicants


ANZSCO

Occupation

Any other changes to existing requirements?

149212

Customer Service Manager

No

234112

Agricultural Scientist

No

252711

Audiologist

No

254415

Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)

No

254418

Registered Nurse (Medical)

No

254424

Registered Nurse (Surgical)

No

254425

Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)

No

312311

Electrical Engineering Draftsperson

No

312312

Electrical Engineering Technician

No

323214

Metal Machinist (First Class)

No

411713

Family Support Worker

No

612115

Real Estate Representative

Yes – increase in English requirement to “Proficient Plus English (or Superior overall)”.

132211

Finance Manager

No

241213

Primary School Teacher

Yes – see below under “Other changes”

511112

Program or Project Administrator

No



English Level Changes for the following occupations


ANZSCO

Occupation

SA List

Reduced/ Increased

New English requirement (Minimum)

ANZSCO 121 grouping

All Farm Manager/ Grower occupations*

SNOL & SSL

Reduced

Competent English

224112

Mathematician

SNOL

Reduced

Competent Plus English (or Proficient overall)

612115

Real Estate Representative

SNOL

Increased

Proficient Plus English (or Superior overall)


The following below mentioned changes are effective immediately

241111


Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teacher


SNOL





Introduction of requirement: “Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only” (previously the 489 or 190 visa was available)


241213



Primary School Teacher



SSL



241311



Middle School Teacher



SSL



241411



Secondary School Teacher


SSL


Other Changes

ANZSCO

Occupation(s)

SA List

Change

391111

Hairdresser

SNOL

Removal of the requirement that if qualification was obtained in Australia, this must have been achieved in South Australia.


Source - South Australia Immigration Website