Skill Assessment

You may need to perform a skill assessment to apply for some visas.

Skill Assessment

You may need to have your skills assessed by the relevant assessing authority to be eligible to apply for one of the below visas:

Skill Assessments are valid:

  • 3 years from their issue date


  • the expiry date on the assessment

Getting your skills assessed

  • Assessing Authority

    You may need to have your skills assessed by the relevant assessing authority. The list of eligible skilled occupations states which assessing authority is appropriate for each occupation.

  • Processing

    You will provide all relevant documents, evidence and processing fee to Australian Skilled Migration or directly to the assessing authority.

  • Positive Assessment

    After receiving your successful assessment results, our migration agents will include your assessment in your visa application.

Skill Assessment Assistance 

Contact us today to find out whether we can assist with your Skill Assessment for your Australian Visa

Skill Assessment Assistance

Assessing Authorities

CodeAuthority NameWebsite
AACA​Architects Accreditation Council of Australia
AASWAustralian Association of Social Workers
ACPSEMAustralasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine
ACSAustralian Computer Society
ACWAAustralian Community Workers Association
ADCAustralian Dental Council
AIMAustralian Institute of Management
AIMSAustralian Institute of Medical Scientists
AIQSAustralian Institute of Quantity Surveyors
AITSLAustralian Institute of Teaching and School Leadership
AMSAAustralian Maritime Safety Authority
ANMACAustralian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council
ANZPACAustralian and New Zealand Podiatry Accreditation Council
ANZSNMAustralian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine
AOACAustralasian Osteopathic Accreditation Council
AOPAAustralian Orthotic Prosthetic Association Ltd
APCAustralian Physiotherapy Council
APharmCAustralian Pharmacy Council
APodAAustralian Podiatry Association
APSAustralian Psychological Society
ASMIRTAustralian Society of Medical Imagery and Radiation Therapy
AVBCAustralasian Veterinary Boards Council
CAANZChartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
CASACivil Aviation Safety Authority​
CCEACouncil on Chiropractic Education Australasia
CMBAChinese Medicine Board of Australia
CPAACertified Practising Accountants of Australia
DAADietitians Association of Australia​
EAEngineers Australia
IPAInstitute of Public Accountants​
Legal admissions authority of a state or territoryLegal admissions authority of a state or territoryNew South Wales Legal Profession Admission Board

Queensland Legal Practitioners Admissions Board

South Australia Legal Practitioners Registry

Tasmania Board of Legal Education

Victoria Council of Legal Education and Board of Examiners

Western Australia Legal Practice Board

Northern Territory Legal Practitioners Admissions Board

MedBAMedical Board of Australia​
NAATINational Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters​
OCANZOptometry Council of Australia and New Zealand​
OTCOccupational Therapy Council​
SPASpeech Pathology Australia
SSSISurveying and Spatial Sciences Institute​
TRATrades Recognition Australia
VETASSESSVocational Education and Training Assessment Services
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