Effective 14 September 2016, if you are living overseas you cannot apply for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa until July 2017.
This action does not affect Canberra based applicants. You are still able to apply for ACT nomination if you meet the nomination criteria.
The ACT will accept applications for streamlined nomination from ACT PhD alumni living overseas. If you meet the nomination criteria, email email@example.com for advice on how to lodge the online application.
The demand for ACT occupations will be reassessed in July 2017. The updated ACT Occupation List will be published when the ACT Migration Program reopens to overseas applicants in July 2017,
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