Nominee to demonstrate qualifications and experience in skilled occupations

If your occupation is on the Australian Government’s current list of eligible skilled occupations you need to demonstrate your qualifications and experience meet the Temporary Work (Skilled) Subclass 457 visa requirements.

Skilled occupations included under the Northern Territory Designated Area Migration Agreement are:

  • Agricultural technician
  • Aquaculture farmer
  • Arborist
  • Automotive electrician
  • Baker
  • Bricklayer
  • Cabinetmaker
  • Cabler - data and telecommunications
  • Carpenter
  • Carpenter and joiner
  • Chef
  • Community worker
  • Cook
  • Cook - specialist ethnic cuisine*
  • Diesel motor mechanic
  • Disabilities services officer
  • Electronic instrument trades worker - general
  • Family support worker
  • Fitter - general
  • Fitter and turner
  • Fitter-welder
  • Fruit or nut grower
  • Gardener - general
  • Glazier
  • Hair or beauty salon manager
  • Hairdresser
  • Landscape gardener
  • Metal fabricator
  • Metal machinist  - first class
  • Motor mechanic - general
  • Motorcycle mechanic
  • Other sports coach or instructor
  • Painting trades worker
  • Panelbeater
  • Pastrycook
  • Printing machinist
  • Residential care officer
  • Roof plumber
  • Sheetmetal trades worker
  • Small engine mechanic
  • Sound technician
  • Telecommunications linesworker
  • Upholsterer
  • Vegetable grower
  • Welder - first class
  • Youth worker.

*Limited to high quality dining establishments specialising in authentic ethnic cuisine.

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Last updated: 12 October 2017