Changes to Skilled Occupation List 10 March 2019


There have been changes to the Skilled Occupation List as of 10 March 2019.

Occupations added to the MLTSSL list which gives much greater opportunity for securing a Visa:

  • Artistic Director (ANZSCO code 212111)
  • Arts Administrator or Manager (ANZSCO code 139911)
  • Biochemist (ANZSCO code 234513)
  • Biotechnologist (ANZSCO code 234514)
  • Botanist (ANZSCO code 234515)
  • Chemist (ANZSCO code 234211)
  • Conservator (ANZSCO code 234911)
  • Dancer or Choreographer (ANZSCO code 211112)
  • Economist (ANZSCO code 224311)
  • Engineering Professionals nec (ANZSCO code 233999)
  • Environmental Consultant (ANZSCO code 234312)
  • Environmental Manager (ANZSCO code 139912)
  • Environmental Research Scientist (ANZSCO code 234313)
  • Environmental Scientists nec (ANZSCO code 234399)
  • Food Technologist (ANZSCO code 234212)
  • Footballer (ANZSCO code 452411)
  • Geophysicist (ANZSCO code 234412)
  • Horse Trainer (ANZSCO code 361112)
  • Hydrogeologist (ANZSCO code 234413)
  • Life Scientist (General) (ANZSCO code 234511)
  • Life Scientists nec (ANZSCO code 234599)
  • Marine Biologist (ANZSCO code 234516)
  • Metallurgist (ANZSCO code 234912)
  • Meteorologist (ANZSCO code 234913)
  • Microbiologist (ANZSCO code 234517)
  • Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) (ANZSCO code 233611)
  • Multimedia Specialist (ANZSCO code 261211)
  • Music Director (ANZSCO code 211212)
  • Musician (Instrumental) (ANZSCO code 211213)
  • Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec (ANZSCO code 234999)
  • Petroleum Engineer (ANZSCO code 233612)
  • Physicist (ANZSCO 234914)
  • Pressure welder (ANZSCO code 322312)
  • Software and Applications Programmers nec (ANZSCO code 261399)
  • Statistician (ANZSCO code 224113)
  • Telecommunications network planner (ANZSCO code 313213)
  • Tennis Coach (ANZSCO code 452316)
  • University Lecturer (ANZSCO code 242111)
  • Zoologist (ANZSCO code 234518)

Occupations now only available for the Subclass 407, 489, 187 or TSS

  • Anaesthetist (ANZSCO code 253211)
  • Aquaculture Farmer (ANZSCO code 121111)
  • Beef Cattle Farmer (ANZSCO code 121312)
  • Cotton Grower (ANZSCO code 121211)
  • Crop Farmers (nec) (ANZSCO code 121299)
  • Dairy Cattle Farmer (ANZSCO code 121313)
  • Dentist (ANZSCO code 252312)
  • Fruit or Nut Grower (ANZSCO code 121213)
  • Grain, Oilseed or Pasture grower (ANZSCO code 121214)
  • Livestock Farmers (nec) (ANZSCO code 121399)
  • Mixed Crop Farmer (ANZSCO code 121216)
  • Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer (ANZSCO code 121411)
  • Mixed Livestock Farmer (ANZSCO code 121317)
  • Pig Farmer (ANZSCO code 121318)
  • Sheep Farmer (ANZSCO code 121322)
  • Sugar Cane Grower (ANZSCO code 121217)

New occupations added and available for the Subclass 407, 489 or TSS

  • Deer Farmer (ANZSCO code 121314) Goat Farmer (ANZSCO code 121315)

Occupations now only available for the Permanent Employer Regional 187 (RSMS) Visa

  • Chemical Plant Operator (ANZSCO code 399211)
  • Library Technician (ANZSCO code 399312)
  • Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic (ANZSCO code 323215)
  • Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals (ANZSCO code 211499)
  • Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer (ANZSCO code 323316)