South Australia ‘Skilled Migration Program’ adds 70 occupations for offshore applicants but with a catch

Offshore applicants meeting the minimum published requirements can lodge a Registration of Interest (RoI) from 10 am, ACST, Tuesday 28 September 2021.

An additional 70 occupations will be open to applicants currently residing offshore from Tuesday 28 September 2021.

This announcement is made to manage South Australia’s COVID recovery response.

However, to maintain the quality of applicants minimum requirements for state nomination will include at least 8 years work experience in the occupation or closely related occupation and a proficient plus English level.

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Full requirements for each occupation will be shown on South Australia’s Skilled Occupation list from 10 am, ACST, Tuesday 28 September 2021.

For South Australian state nomination, prospective applicants must meet the Department of Home Affairs requirements, state-specific occupation requirements and have skills in an occupation that is available on our Skilled Occupation List.

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Offshore applicants meeting the minimum published requirements can lodge a Registration of Interest (RoI) from 10 am, ACST, Tuesday 28 September 2021.

Full details of South Australia’s state nomination requirements can be viewed here.

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The statement provided by MigrationSA says state nomination is a competitive process.  There is no guarantee of receiving an invitation to apply for state nomination after lodging an RoI, even if the minimum requirements are satisfied.