Is your occupation affected?
Following recent visa reforms, the skilled occupation lists are now being reviewed and updated regularly by the Department of Jobs & Small Business. New occupation lists will come into effect on 1st of July 2018.
- 17 occupations flagged for possible removal
- 3 occupations possibly moving from Medium Term to Short Term
- 1 occupation possibly moving from Short Term to Medium Term
- 2 occupations possibly moving from Short Term to Regional
Occupations flagged for removal
|211499||Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals nec|
|212312||Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage)|
|212314||Film and Video Editor|
|212315||Program Director (Television or Radio)|
|241311||Middle School Teacher|
|323215||Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic|
|323316||Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer|
|342411||Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)|
|399211||Chemical Plant Operator|
|411715||Residential Care Officer|
|599612||Insurance Loss Adjuster|
Occupations moving from Medium Term to Short Term
|312212||Civil Engineering Technician|
Occupations moving from Short Term to Medium Term
Occupations moving from Short Term to Regional
What are your thoughts on these changes or will your business be affected? Feel free to post your comments below.