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Latest ACT Invitation Round- Canberra Invites 216 Candidates

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 16, Mar 2021

Latest ACT Invitation Round- Canberra Invites 216 Candidates The latest Australian Capital Territory (ACT) invitation round opened on March 16, 2021, to issue 216 invitations for Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa Subclass 491. It is the second ACT invitation round this month, as the first one opened on the 12th of this month.

The ACT invites skilled and talented people from all parts of the world to nominate them for the below visa categories, i.e.

  • Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190
  • Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa Subclass 491
16th March ACT invitation round

In this latest Canberra Matrix Invitation Round, Canberra- Australia's capital city, has issued 216 invitations to only the Subclass 491 visa category. No other visa category received the invitation in this latest round.

ACT Invitation round March 16, 2021

Visa Category Invitations to Critical Skills Occupations 457 / 482 visa holders Total
Subclass 190 visa 0 NIL 0
Subclass 491 visa 216 NIL 216
Total 216 0 216

Also, read-How to apply for a skilled visa in Australia this year
As per the ACT, the minimum ranking score is just an indication of selection. However, it does not provide any guarantee that an invitation issued. The ranking of applicants may depend on the date and time of Matrix submission.

ACT may not issue invitations in case of the following conditions:

  • If an occupation has met the monthly cap. The cap will reset in April 2021
  • If an applicant has an active application in the system; or have previously received ACT nomination
Invited occupation in 16th march Round

Find below the list of invited occupations in the latest ACT invitation round:

Occupation Code NOMINATED OCCUPATION Minimum Rank Required for Subclass 491
1492 Customer Service Manager 105
2211 Accountants 100
2249 Information and Organisation Prof 100
2251 Marketing specialist 60
2321 Architect and Landscape Architects 70
2332 Civil Engineering professionals 60
2611 ICT Business and Systems Analyst 60
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 60
2621 Database and Systems Administrator 60
2631 Computer Network Professionals 60
2632 ICT Support and Test Engineers 60
2721 Counsellors 60
2724 Social Professionals 85
3513 Chef 60
51+A1:D4211 Contract, Program and Project Administrators 70

The next ACT invitation round will be held on or before 26 March 2021.

The Australian government is now prioritizing the supporting economic and public health response and recovery from the Global pandemic. Moreover, the Australia Migration program 2020-21 is supporting this cause.

To apply for a relevant visa in Australia this year, you may contact Visas Avenue- a registered immigration consultant in India associated with MARA members. You may call our Australia Immigration Expert at Visas Avenue on Toll-Free. No. 78-18-000-777 or you can drop us an e-mail at


Rajneesh Kumar

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