• Alberto Fascetti

New Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) announced

The Department has announced a new Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL) of 17 occupations that will be allowed to enter Australia to assist in the country's COVID recovery.

The Acting Minister stated in his joint media release with Senator Michaelia Cash that ...“These occupations in the health care, construction and IT sectors will supercharge both our health and economic response to COVID-19.

Visa holders, who have been sponsored by an Australia business in a PMSOL occupation can request an exemption from Australia’s travel restrictions, but will be subject to a strict 14 days quarantine on arrival at their own expense.”

Labour market testing will still be required to be able to sponsor application in these occupations.

The 17 occupations (ANZSCO code) are:

• Chief Executive or Managing Director (111111) • Construction Project Manager (133111) • Mechanical Engineer (233512) • General Practitioner (253111) • Resident Medical Officer (253112) • Psychiatrist (253411) • Medical Practitioner nec (253999) • Midwife (254111) • Registered Nurse (Aged Care) (254412) • Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency) (254415) • Registered Nurse (Medical) (254418) • Registered Nurse (Mental Health) (254422) • Registered Nurse (Perioperative) (254423) • Registered Nurses nec (254499) • Developer Programmer (261312) • Software Engineer (261313) • Maintenance Planner (312911)

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