New Skilled Occupation List Delayed: Changes Flagged to 38 Occupations

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New Skilled Occupation List Delayed: Changes Flagged to 38 Occupations


  • Almost 11 occupations have to be removed
  • 17 occupations are being shortlisted for changes
  • 4 occupations will get added to the new list

The Department of Education Skills and Employment has proclaimed this news until recently.

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A look at Traffic Light Bulletin changes in the new occupation of Australia

In December 2019, the Department of Education and Skilled of Australia framed a Traffic Light Bulletin. This Traffic Light Bulletin consisted of some prominent changes in the New Skilled Occupation List of Australia. Some of these changes are given below.

  1. Around 11 occupations in Australia have been chosen for removal
  2. 17 of the Australian occupations have been chosen for alterations among other new occupation of Australia.
  3. Close to 6 occupations are being selected for salary caveat in Australia.
  4. The approval of Australian citizenship has also faced an increase of 56%, with an additional longer waiting period.

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The Australian DESE also decided to add 4 new occupations to the new skilled occupations list, reports say.

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Two noteworthy removable Australian occupations

Experts are saying that only a few small changes will take place in the New Skilled Occupation List which isn’t quite prominent. The occupations which are chosen for removal have the maximum chance of getting eliminated. Two such occupations will surely get removed from the list pertaining to Indian citizens. These two occupations are:

  • Community Worker and
  • Hair Dresser

The TLB is not a firm decision made by the Australian government, but, is a proposal from the Australian DESE.

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The impact

This delay in the announcement due to Covid-19 can have serious effects on both onshore and offshore residents. This issue has already brought a downfall in the number of permanent residency visa applicants. People who want to work as hairdressers and community workers will also get affected by this. For more information on such matters and detailed reports, Migration Agent Perth and Migration Agent Adelaide at ISA Migrations is there to help you. You may get in touch with the experienced migration and immigration agents and get assured of mindful assistance from us regarding all sorts of migration concerns.

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