SkillSelect Update April 2019
Point scores for non-pro rata occupations has increased:The points score for non-pro rata 189 has jumped up to 80 points, with only a one month waiting time at this score.
No change to 489 Family Sponsored visas:Invitations for this subclass remain at 10 per month, requiring a point score of 80. Wait times have crept up to around 5 months from lodgement of an EOI.
Pro-rata occupations:Pro-rata occupations are classified as those for which there is more demand for places than there are places available. These occupations usually have a point score higher than the non-pro rata occupations. 11 April 2019 Invitation Rounds scores for pro-rata occupations are:
|Occupation ID||Description||Minimum Points Score||Latest date of EOI|
|2212||Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers||85||14/12/2018 4:04 pm|
|2334||Electronics Engineer||80||11/03/2019 4:54 pm|
|2335||Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers||80||07/03/2019 3:45 pm|
|2339||Other Engineering Professionals||80||31/12/2018 8:56 pm|
|2611||ICT Business and System Analysts||85||10/04/2019 2:49 pm|
|2613||Software and Applications Programmers||80||12/03/2019 3:40 pm|
|2631||Computer Network Professionals||80||14/03/2019 6:56 pm|