Invitation Rounds

Invitation rounds for General Skilled Migration run once a month. Dates for the rounds are subject to change. The number of invitations issued each month depends on the number of applications which are processed by the department.

Invitations issued on 11 April 2019

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 April 2019.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 100
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 80 15/03/2019 9:40 am
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 12/10/2018 6:31 am

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 90 10/04/2019
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 85 14/12/2018
2334 Electronics Engineer 80 11/03/2019
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 80 20/03/2019
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 80 31/12/2018
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 85 10/04/2019
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 80 12/03/2019
2631 Computer Network Professionals 80 14/03/2019

Invitations issued on 10 March 2019

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 10 March 2019.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 1,490
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 75 8/03/2019 5:50 am
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 85 9/03/2019 8:30 am

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 85 10/04/2019 10:04
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 19/07/2018 3:15 pm
2334 Electronics Engineer 75 7/12/2019 1:09 am
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 75 24/02/2019 1:29 am
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 6/11/2018 11:23 pm
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 9/10/2019 5:07 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 75 13/02/2019 7:00 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 75 8/03/2019 2:15 am

Invitations issued on 11 February 2019

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 February 2019.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 1,490
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 70 9/11/2018 11:49 pm
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 2/10/2018 12:46 pm

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 90 10/04/2019
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 85 14/12/2018
2334 Electronics Engineer 80 11/03/2019
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 80 20/03/2019
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 80 31/12/2018
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 85 10/04/2019
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 80 12/03/2019
2631 Computer Network Professionals 80 14/03/2019

Invitations issued on 11 January 2019

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 January 2019.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 2,490
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 70 8/12/2018 12:42 pm
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 28/08/2018 6:55 pm

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 80 24/08/2018 4:17 pm
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 27/06/2018 6:20 am
2334 Electronics Engineer 75 29/11/2018 5:13 pm
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 70 2/07/2018 9:54 pm
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 24/10/2018 7:02 am
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 3/10/2018 6:30 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 70 23/01/2018 1:29 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 70 6/09/2018 4:25 pm

Invitations issued on 11 December 2018

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 December 2018.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 2,490
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 70 22/11/2018 6:33 pm
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 19/08/2018 12:11 pm

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 80 18/08/2018 11:27 pm
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 8/06/2018 3:11 pm
2334 Electronics Engineer 75 18/11/2018 2:40 am
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 70 22/06/2018 9:55 pm
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 13/10/2018 12:10 am
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 18/09/2018 11:49 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 70 1/04/2017 3 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 70 30/08/2018 12:16 pm

Invitations issued on 11 November 2018

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 November 2018.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 4,340
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 70 6/11/2018 1:48 am
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 31/07/2018 8:47 pm

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 80 10/08/2018 5:08 pm
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 4/07/2018 9:33 pm
2334 Electronics Engineer 75 9/11/2018 7:37 pm
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 70 19/06/2018 12:10 pm
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 3/10/2018 10:53 pm
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 6/09/2018 6:25 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 70 6/04/2018 3:39 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 70 27/08/2018 6:13 pm

Invitations issued on 11 October 2018

Number of invitations
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 11 October2018.

Visa Sublclass Number
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 4,340
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 10

Invitation process and cut offs

Visa subclass Minimum points score Date of effect
189 Visa (Skilled Independent) 70 2/09/2018 5:56 pm
489 Visa (Skilled Regional – Provisional) 80 20/06/2018 7:47pm

 

Minimum point scores for specific occupations

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 80 6/07/2018 5:40 pm
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 10/06/2018 8:10 pm
2334 Electronics Engineer 70 13/12/2017 12:39 pm
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 70 5/04/2018 6:34 pm
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 26/08/2018 8:07 pm
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 27/07/2018 1:58 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 70 17/01/2018 3:08 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 70 24/05/2018 12:13 pm

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