CRITICAL SKILLS LIST

The Critical Skills List provides a list of occupations that will be given priority and is effective from 16 March 2009.

Only applies to those seeking to migrate as a skilled migrant who are not sponsored by an employer or nominated by a state or territory government.

ASCO Number

OCCUPATION SHORTAGES - PROFESSIONAL

2312-11

Anaesthetist

2381-11

Dentist

4315-11

Electronic Equipment Trades

2312-15

Emergency Medicine Specialist

2129-17

Engineer - Chemical

2124-11

Engineer - Civil

2125-11

Engineer - Electrical

2125-13

Engineer - Electronics

2126-11

Engineer - Mechanical

2127-11

Engineer - Mining

2126-13

Engineer - Production or Plant Engineer

4114-15

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Avionics

4114-11

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Mechanical

4431-13

Gasfitter

2311-11

General Medical Practitioner

2391-11

Medical Diagnostic Radiographer

2312-17

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

2383-11

Occupational Therapist

2382-11

Pharmacist (Hospital)

2382-15

Pharmacist (Retail)

2385-11

Physiotherapist

2388-11

Podiatrist

2312-27

Psychiatrist

2122-11

Quantity Surveyor

2325-11

Registered Mental Health Nurse

2324-11

Registered Midwife

2323-11

Registered Nurse

2413-11

Secondary School Teacher

2312-79

Specialist Medical Practitioners NEC

2312-25

Specialist Physician



Last Updated 18 May 2009

Source - Department of Immigration & Citizenship

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