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As of 19/04/2017 the Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) (which informed the ACT Occupation List) has been replaced by the Short term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL).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.

Application forms

You must complete an online application and attach all supporting documents.  Your application will then be placed in a queue and processed in date order. 

Please make sure you have read the relevant guidelines to check your eligibility before you lodge an application. A service fee is charged for all applications. The application will not be queued for processing until the service fee is paid. Service fees are not refundable if you do not meet the criteria or decide to withdraw your application.

Link to guidelines

Skilled visa  - Applying for ACT nomination

Application for ACT nomination - Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa

Migration agents lodging an application for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa on behalf of a client must create an account.

Individuals applying for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa are not required to create an account.

Migration Agents:

Login here to create an account, start a new application or resume an existing application.

Login

Individuals (not using a migration agent):

Apply here to start an application or resume an existing application

Apply now Resume saved application  
 

Applying for RCB support - RSMS nomination

Applying for Regional Certifying Body (RCB) support of an Employer nomination under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) 

Migration agents lodging an application for RCB support on behalf of a client must create an account.

ACT employers seeking to apply for RCB support must create an account.

Login here to create a new account, start an application or resume an existing application.

Login

Business Skills - Applying for ACT nomination

Agents or individuals applying for ACT nomination of a Business Skills visa are not required to create an account. 

Click here to start an application or resume an existing application

Apply now