ACT Skilled Migration Program closed to overseas applicants until July 2017

Canberra residents

This action does not affect Canberra based applicants. You are still able to apply for ACT nomination if you meet the nomination criteria.

Streamlined PhD nominations

This action does not affect ACT PhD alumni living overseas. You are still able to apply for steamlined nomination if you meet the nomination criteria. Email migrationservices@act.gov.au for advice on how to lodge the online application. 

ACT Occupation List will be updated in July 2017

As of 19/04/2017 the Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) (which informed the ACT Occupation List) has been replaced by the Short term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL). There has been a removal of 200 occupations from the CSOL in creating the STSOL. A new ACT Occupation list based on the STSOL will be announced in July.

Winter Festival in the City

Winter Festival in the City

Winter Festival in the City will host a wide range of snow and ice related activities including open air ice skating, giant slide, toboggan rides and European style pop up food stalls. Winter Festival in the City has a wide range of activities appealing to couples, groups of friends, families and children alike! Romantic European styling plus loads of food and beverage options make for fun “après festival” options as well. Winter Festival in the City will be held in Garema Place, the heart of Canberra City. The festival is free to enter, but ice skating tickets start from $8, and other rides from $5.

Garema Place Canberra City
From 23 June to 17 July 2016
www.winterfestival.com.au