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Australia invites 1,500 candidates yet again in SkillSelect Invitation round held on 10th March 2019

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 26, Mar 2019

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Australia launched its latest SkillSelect Invitation round on 10th March 2019 this time around to invite 1,500 candidates for its key Skilled Visa Categories under General Skilled Migration (GSM) program. Usually, Australia's Department of Home Affairs open the Invitation round on 11th day of the month, however, the date is subject to change, which has happened this time around. Let's find out more details about the latest round of online SkillSelect System of Australia.

Australia SkillSelect Invitation Round on 10th March

In the latest invitation round, DHA has sent invitations to apply to the applicants of visa categories, i.e.
  • Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) - This is point tested Skilled Permanent residence visa that allows you to live and work in Australia on a permanent basis.
  • Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 489) - This is point tested temporary visa issued by Australia for 4 years, however, it can be converted in to PR under some given conditions.

SkillSelect Invitations on March 10, 2019

Visa subclass Number Minimum Point Score
Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) 1,490 75
Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 489) 10 85
For Subclass 189 visa 1,490 invitations were sent with minimum points score being 75 points. Also, 10 invites sent to candidates under Subclass 489 visa.The applicants of above visa categories, need to nominate an occupation from the relevant Skilled Occupation List of Australia 2019.

Pro rata occupations in 10th March SkillSelect Round

In view of high demand, below occupation categories shall remain under pro rata arrangements to make certain the availability of invitations throughout the year. In every round, SkillSelect first give the available places to Skilled - Independent visas (Subclass 189) subsequently, the remaining invites goes to Skilled - Regional (Provisional) visas (subclass 489).

Pro rata occupations in the 11 February invitation round.

Occupation ID Description Minimum points score Date of effect
2211 Accountants 85 9/03/2019 9:33 pm
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 80 19/07/2018 3:15 pm
2334 Electronics Engineer 75 7/12/2018 1:09 am
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 75 24/02/2019 1:29 am
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 75 06/11/2018 11:23 pm
2611 ICT Business and System Analysts 75 9/10/2018 5:07 pm
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 75 13/02/2019 7:00 pm
2631 Computer Network Professionals 75 08/03/2019 2:15 am

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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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