This action does not affect Canberra based applicants. You are still able to apply for ACT nomination if you meet the nomination criteria.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for advice on how to lodge the online application.
As of 19/04/2017 the Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) (which informed the ACT Occupation List) has been replaced by the Short term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL).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.
Canberra is the meeting place for Australia’s biggest ideas.
We have a record of invention – from Wifi to Solar hot water. We’ve nurtured scientists, poets, philosophers, Nobel prize-winners artists and sportspeople.
We have the most highly educated population in Australia and we look for imaginative ways to solve problems.
This is a place where big ideas emerge, circulate and grow. A place where you can actively pursue your dreams.
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Canberra is an easy place to live, its good people, you know, there is a lot of people from all over the world, lots of different nationalities and it gives you everything that a big city has, like Sydney or Melbourne
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Canberra is a great place for my family and me. It is a small city in terms of population, but quite large in terms of land area.