New English Tests Accepted from 23 November
By Mark Webster
Monday, 24 November 2014
Required ScoresThe score required for each band will depend on the level of English you are seeking to establish - you can view the required scores on our previous article on the changes to English language requirements.
- Test results are valid for 3 years - you must lodge your visa application within 3 years of undertaking the test.
- If you have done a test prior to 23 November, you can still use the test result, so long as it is less than 3 years old at the date of application.
- The changes do not affect applications lodged prior to 23 November 2014.
Visas AffectedThe changes affect most skilled visa types, including:
- General Skilled Migration
- Graduate Temporary Subclass 485
- Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS)
- Regional Skilled Migration Scheme (RSMS)
- Business Migration