Skilled Migration - 2024 to 2024

Australian skilled visa invitations – June 2024

GSM (General Skilled Migration) visa invitations issued – June 2024

The DHA issued their final EOI invitations for the 2023 to 2024 financial year.

They  issued 5,292 invites for the Skilled Independent visa (Subclass 189).

Invited occupations & points

There was a range of occupations invited.There were also a range of points required for an invite as well. From trades with 65 to professionals.

An overview of the occupations invited and the points required are detailed below.


The following trades were invited at 65 points.

  • Air-conditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber
  • Bricklayer
  • Cabinetmaker
  • Carpenter
  • Drainer
  • Electrician (General)
  • Fibrous Plasterers
  • Gasfitter
  • Glazier
  • Joiner
  • Lift Mechanic
  • Painting Trades Worker
  • Plumber (General)
  • Roof Plumber
  • Solid Plasterer
  • Stonemason
  • Wall & Floor Tiler
Other invited trades included the following:
  • Electrician (Special class)
  • Chef
  • Forester
  • Metal Fabricator
  • Motor Mechanic
  • Shipwright
  • Welder (First Class)

Additional occupations 

A range of other occupations were invited. These included.

  • Business professionals – accountants, consultants
  • Scientists
  • Healthcare
  • Engineers
  • Construction
  • Education

Western Australia have today – 1st July, 2024 –  announced a doubling of their skilled nomination program . It is expected that other states, such as South Australia.  will follow.

Given the focus on trades in this invitation round, as well as both the WA and SA governments public position on the need for Construction trades and professions there will be opportunities.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your options for 2024-25 please Contact Us.

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