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ACT Program of Australia Closed for New Skilled Nomination Applications - Will open soon in July 2016

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 09, Apr 2016

visas default image The recently opened ACT (Australian Capital Territory) list has been closed for fresh applications for skilled nomination from the overseas applicants in less than a month. The program has stopped accepting the new applications w.e.f. March 18, 2016. It was closed as the target for the year 2015-16 has been achieved already, so, the applicants will now have to wait until it opens again this year.

The Australian Capital Territory List of in demand occupations is quite popular among the applicants of Skilled Nominated 190 visa, which allows them the State sponsorship. And who would not want to get sponsored to work in the beautiful Canberra- the capital city of Australia.

When will the ACT Open again?

The ACT will accept the new applications for skilled nomination effective July 1, 2016. Hence, meanwhile you won’t be able to apply for the state sponsorship from ACT region, till the time it opens again in July 2016. However, the candidates who have applied for the ACT sponsorship priort to March 18, 2016, 4:00 pm (AST), their applications will get processed normally.

ACT provides you a great chance to work in Canberra, Australia

Well, as already mentioned, ACT is mighty popular and applied program. If your occupation is listed among ACT list and you are selected as well, your application gets processed within 3-4 months, and you become eligible to live and work in capital of Australia, i.e. Canberra. However, since the demand for this program is high, it gets capped very quickly as the last intake got closed within a month’s time.

How to prepare for next ACT opening?

The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) list gives you a great chance to live and work in the heart of Australia. In case, you are interested in this opportunity you are advised to coordinate with the registered migration agents for Australia at Visas Avenue to know the complete process and prepare your file at earliest for the coming ACT intake in July, 2016. You may fill the free assessment form to start the process now or can fix the free appointment with the Australian Visa expert calling at nos. 011-48447777 (Delhi)/ 080-46668222 (Bangalore).


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

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