GSM visas – State/Territory nomination update

Northern Territory announce new Designated Area Migration Agreement

More occupations available for overseas workers

On Wednesday 2nd January, 2019 the Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA II), came into effect in the Northern Territory on January 1. The program is targeted at recruiting skilled migrants to the territory, and increases the number of occupations available to overseas workers.

More details to come shortly …

Northern Territory – skilled nomination visas re-open

Northern Territory: Re-opened for skilled nomination

As announced last month the Northern Territory have re-opened their skilled nomination visas from July 1st, 2017.

Eligible Occupations – NT Skilled visas

Applicants can seek to be nominated for either a Skilled Nominated (Subclass 190) visa or Skilled Regional (Provisional) (Subclass 489) visa if they meet the NT nomination criteria. The nomination criteria includes meeting the points test for a GSM visa, but also with having an eligible occupation on the NT list.

There have been some changes from the NT’s 2016-2017 occupation list. It is important to confirm that if you were eligible previously, that you may still be now.

Live in the NT

The eligible occupations for  NT nomination are detailed below.

232111 Architect
252711 Audiologist
272111 Careers Counsellor
351311 Chef
233211 Civil Engineer
272311 Clinical Psychologist
212411 Copywriter
132111 Corporate Services Manager
272199 Counsellors (nec)
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic
272112 Drug & Alcohol Counsellor
241111 Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teacher
272312 Educational Psychologist
233311 Electrical Engineer
233411 Electronics Engineer
272113 Family & Marriage Counsellor
253111 General Practitioner
233212 Geotechnical Engineer
232411 Graphic Designer
391111 Hairdresser
232412 Illustrator
233511 Industrial Engineer
212419 Journalist & other writers (nec)
232112 Landscape Architect
233512 Mechanical Engineer
251211 Medical Diagnostic Radiographer
251212 Medical Radiation Therapist
321211 Motor Mechanic (General)
312113 Motorcycle Mechanic
212412 Newspaper or Periodical Editor
251213 Nuclear Medicine Technologist
254311 Nurse Manager
254411 Nurse Practitioner
134212 Nursing Clinical Director
252411 Occupational Therapist
251411 Optometrist
272313 Organisational Psychologist
251412 Orthopist
252511 Physiotherapist
134213 Primary Health Organisation Manager
212413 Print Journalist
272399 Psychologists (nec)
225311 Public Relations Professional
233213 Quantity Surveyor
272612 Recreation Officer
254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
254413 Registered Nurse (Child & Family Health)
254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care & Emergency)
254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
254417 Registered Nurse (Disability & Rehabilitation)
254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)
254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
254499 Registered Nurses (nec)
272114 Rehabilitation Counsellor
253112 Resident Medical Officer
251513 Retail Pharmacist
321214 Small Engine Mechanic
272499 Social Professionals (nec)
272511 Social Worker
271311 Solicitor
251214 Sonographer
252712 Speech Pathologist
233214 Structural Engineer
272115 Student Counsellor
212415 Technical Writer
212416 Television Journalist
233215 Transport Engineer
232414 Web Designer
134214 Welfare Centre Manager
272613 Welfare Worker

Are you eligible?

If you would like to discuss whether you are eligible for NT nomination please Contact Us.

Northern Territory nominations suspended until 1st July, 2017

The Northern Territory Government have made the following announcement.

Suspension of offshore General Skilled Migration nominations by the Northern Territory until 1 July 2017

The Northern Territory has temporarily suspended nomination applications for Subclass 489 and Subclass 190 visas where the applicants are not in the Northern Territory.

Where applicants are not in the Northern Territory and a Migration NT file number has not been issued (eg BSM2017/XXXX) the applications will not be processed.

Applicants are encouraged to reapply after 1 July 2017.

Applicants in the Northern Territory are unaffected by the suspension.


Live in the NT

If you would like to discuss your options, for the NT or anywhere else, or you have any questions please Contact Us.

Northern Territory skilled migration list: 2016 to 2017

The Northern Territory announced some amendments to their nominated occupation list on April 14th, 2016. To discuss how this may impacts you, and your ability to apply for the below please get in touch:

  • Skilled Nominated (Subclass 190) Visa
  • Skilled Regional (Provisional) (Subclass 489) Visa

Further details will follow…..

If you want to discuss this then please Contact us ASAP.