NSW Government 491 will start mid January 2020. NSW Central Statement Government will be responsible for all applications, no more RDA involvement, onshore applicant either 1 year related work and residence in Regional NSW or 2 years study in Regional NSW. Offshore applicant require 5 years experience or 1 year full time job offer.
Immigration SA’s GSM will be released on Wednesday 4th December; Changes to the points requirement for specific occupations and categories; Changes to requirements to access state nomination for a permanent 190 visa; An application fee change for all state nomination applications
New South Wales government has released 2019-2020 year 190 and 489 occupation list. 190 list now includes indicator for the level of demand and if additional criteria applies to each of the occupation.
16 November 2019 – details of the new Subclass 491, 494 and 191 visas to replace subclass 489 and 187 visas announced. Bears hallmarks of 489, 187, 457/TSS visas with key differences
New skilled visas will replace old 489 and 187 visas from November 2019, partners with competent English award additional points. Additional year on 485 for student studied in regional Australia and more in the 2019-2020 Federal Budget.
MLTSSL has Increased to 212 Occupations! University Lecturer, Software and Application Programmers nec, Multimedia Specialist, Biochemist, Software and Technologist, Musician, Statistician, Chemist, Environmental Consultants and Scientists, Life Scientist, Botanist, along with others, 36 occupations have been ADDED to the MLTSSL.