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IMMI 11/033 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies skilled occupations as applicable to a person, as a migration occupation in demand.
Administered by: Home Affairs
General Comments: The Migration Regulations 1994 - Specification under regulation 1.15H - Migration Occupation in Demand - June 2011 (IMMI 11/033) commences on 1 July 2011, immediately after the commencement of Migration Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 3).
Registered 24 Jun 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR04-Jul-2011
Tabled Senate04-Jul-2011


                                                   Commonwealth of Australia

 

Migration Regulations 1994

 

MIGRATION OCCUPATION IN DEMAND

(REGULATION 1.15H and 1.15I)

 

I, CHRIS BOWEN, Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, acting under regulation 1.15H of Division 1.2 of Part 1 of the Migration Regulations 1994 (‘the Regulations’):

 

1.                  REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 10/025 signed on 17 June 2010; AND

                                                                                                 

2.                  SPECIFY that each skilled occupation, within the meaning of regulation 1.15I of the Regulations as applicable to a person, that is listed in the Schedule to this Instrument is a migration occupation in demand for the purposes of regulation 1.15H of the Regulations, in relation to:

 

(a)                a person who applied on or before 8 February 2010 for the grant of any of the following visas:

(i)                 Subclass 861 (Skilled – Onshore Independent New Zealand Citizen); or

(ii)               Subclass 862 (Skilled – Onshore Australian-sponsored New Zealand Citizen); or

(iii)             Subclass 880 (Skilled – Independent Overseas Student); or

(iv)             Subclass 881 (Skilled – Australian-sponsored Overseas Student); or

(v)               Subclass 495 (Skilled – Independent Regional) (Provisional); or

(vi)             Subclass 175 (Skilled – Independent); or

(vii)           Subclass 176 (Skilled – Sponsored); or

(viii)         Subclass 475 (Skilled – Regional Sponsored); or

(ix)             Subclass 487 (Skilled – Regional Sponsored); or

(x)               Subclass 885 (Skilled – Independent); or

(xi)             Subclass 886 (Skilled – Sponsored); and

that application had not been finally determined, within the meaning of subsection 5(9) of the Migration Act 1958, on or before 8 February 2010; or

 

(b)               a person who:

(i)                 held a Subclass 485 (Skilled – Graduate) visa on 8 February 2010; or

(ii)               had applied on or before 8 February 2010 for the grant of a Subclass 485 (Skilled – Graduate) visa and that application had not been finally determined, within the meaning of subsection 5(9) of the Migration Act 1958, on 8 February 2010; and

before 1 January 2013 makes an application for a Subclass 885 (Skilled – Independent) visa, a Subclass 886 (Skilled – Sponsored) visa or a Subclass 487 (Skilled – Regional Sponsored) visa.

 

 

This Instrument number IMMI 11/033 commences on 1 July 2011, immediately after the commencement of Migration Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 3).

 

 

Dated 16 June 2011

 

 

 

CHRIS BOWEN

Minister for Immigration and Citizenship

 

 

[NOTE 1:    Subregulation 1.15H(1) of the  Regulations provides that migration occupation in demand, in relation to a person, means a skilled occupation of a kind that is specified by the Minister in an instrument in writing to be a migration occupation in demand and is applicable to the person in accordance with the specification.

NOTE 2:     Subregulation 1.15H(2) provides that the Minister may specify in the instrument that a skilled occupation is a migration occupation in demand for a class of persons.

NOTE 3:     Subregulation 1.15I(1) of the Regulations provides that skilled occupation, in relation to a person, means an occupation of a kind is specified by the Minister in an instrument in writing to be a skilled occupation, for which a number of points specified in the instrument are available, and is applicable to the person in accordance with the specification.

NOTE 4:     Subregulation 1.15I(2) of the Regulations provides that, without limiting subregulation 1.15I(1) the Minister may specify in the instrument any matter in relation to an occupation, or to a class of persons to which the instrument relates, including that an occupation is a skilled occupation for a class of persons, and that an occupation is a skilled occupation for a person who is nominated by a State or Territory government agency.]


Schedule

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

Managers and Administrators

Child Care Coordinator

1295-11

Childcare Centre Manager

134111

Engineering Manager

1221-11

Engineering Manager

133211

Professionals

Accountant

2211-11

Accountant (General)

221111

Anaesthetist

2312-11

Anaesthetist

253211

Architect

2121-11

Architect

232111

Chemical Engineer

2129-17

Chemical Engineer

233111

Civil Engineer

2124-11

Civil Engineer

233211

Computing Professional – specialising in C++/C#/C

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in C++/C#/C

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in Data Warehousing

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in Data Warehousing

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in CISSP

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in CISSP

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in Java

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in Java

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in J2EE

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in J2EE

261399

Computing Professional – Linux

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – Linux

261399

Computing Professional – .Net technologies

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – .Net technologies

261399


Schedule (continued)

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

Computing Professional – specialising in Network Security/ Firewall/ Internet Security

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in Network Security/ Firewall/ Internet Security

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in Oracle

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in Oracle

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in PeopleSoft

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in PeopleSoft

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in SAP

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in SAP

261399

Computing Professional – specialising in SIEBEL (especially Siebel Analytic)

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – specialising in SIEBEL (especially Siebel Analytic)

261399

Computing Professional – Solaris

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – Solaris

261399

Computing Professional – Unix

2231-79

Software and Applications Programmers – Unix

261399

Dental Specialist

2381-13

Dental Specialist

252311

Dentist

2381-11

Dentist

252312

Dermatologist

2312-13

Dermatologist

253911

Electrical Engineer

2125-11

Electrical Engineer

233311

Electronics Engineer

2125-13

Electronics Engineer

233411

Emergency Medicine Specialist

2312-15

Emergency Medicine Specialist

253912

External Auditor

2212-11

External Auditor

221213

General Medical Practitioner

2311-11

General Medical Practitioner

253111

Hospital Pharmacist

2382-11

Hospital Pharmacist

251511


Schedule (continued)

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

Mechanical Engineer

2126-11

Mechanical Engineer

233512

Medical Diagnostic Radiographer

2391-11

Medical Diagnostic Radiographer

251211

Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum)

2127-11

Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum)

233611

Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

2312-17

Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

253913

Occupational Therapist

2383-11

Occupational Therapist

252411

Ophthalmologist

2312-19

Ophthalmologist

253914

Optometrist

2384-11

Optometrist

251411

Paediatrician

2312-21

Paediatrician

253321

Pathologist

2312-23

Pathologist

253915

Petroleum Engineer

2127-13

Petroleum Engineer

233612

Physiotherapist

2385-11

Physiotherapist

252511

Podiatrist

2388-11

Podiatrist

252611

Psychiatrist

2312-27

Psychiatrist

253411

Quantity Surveyor

2122-11

Quantity Surveyor

233213

Radiologist

2312-29

Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist

253917

 

 

Radiation Oncologist

253918

Registered Mental Health Nurse

2325-11

Registered Nurse (Mental Health)

254422

Registered Midwife

2324-11

Midwife

254111

Registered Nurse

2323-11

Registered Nurses nec

254499

 

 

Registered Nurse (Aged Care)

254412

 

 

Registered Nurse (Perioperative)

254423

 

 

Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)

254415

 

 

Registered Nurse (Community Health)

254414

 

 

Registered Nurse (Medical)

254418

 

 

Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)

254421

 

 

Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)

254413


Schedule (continued)

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

 

 

Registered Nurse (Surgical)

254424

 

 

Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)

254417

 

 

Nurse Practitioner

254411

Retail Pharmacist

2382-15

Retail Pharmacist

251513

Specialist Medical Practitioners (nec)

2312-79

Medical Practitioners

(nec)

253999

Specialist Physician

2312-25

Specialist Physician (General Medicine)

253311

 

 

Cardiologist

253312

 

 

Intensive Care Specialist

253317

 

 

Specialist Physician nec

253399

 

 

Neurologist

253318

 

 

Medical Oncologist

253314

 

 

Gastroenterologist

253316

 

 

Thoracic Medicine Specialist

253324

 

 

Endocrinologist

253315

 

 

Rheumatologist

253323

 

 

Renal Medicine Specialist

253322

 

 

Clinical Haematologist

253313

Speech Pathologist

2386-11

Speech Pathologist

252712

Sonographer

2391-17

Sonographer

251214

Surgeon

2312-31

Orthopaedic Surgeon

253514

 

 

Surgeon (General)

253511

 

 

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

253517

 

 

Urologist

253518

 

 

Otorhinolaryngologist

253515

 

 

Neurosurgeon

253513

 

 

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

253512

 

 

Vascular Surgeon

253521

 

 

Paediatric Surgeon

253516

Surveyor

2123-13

Surveyor

232212


Schedule (continued)

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

Associate Professionals

Chef (excluding Commis Chef)

3322-11(part)

Chef (excluding Commis Chef)

351311

Dental Technician

3492-15

Dental Technician

411213

Tradespersons and Related Workers

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)

4114-15

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)

323111

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)

4114-11

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)

323112

Automotive Electrician

4212-11

Automotive Electrician

321111

Baker

4512-11

Baker

351111

Binder and Finisher

4913-11

Print Finisher

392111

Boat Builder and Repairer

4981-13

Boat Builder and Repairer

399111

Bricklayer

4414-11

Bricklayer

331111

Cabinetmaker

4922-11

Cabinetmaker

394111

Carpenter

4411-13

Carpenter

331212

Carpenter and Joiner

4411-11

Carpenter and Joiner

331211

Cook

4513-11

Cook

351411

Drainer

4431-15

Drainer

334113

Electrical Powerline Tradesperson

4313-11

Electrical Linesworker

342211

Electrician (Special Class)

4311-13

Electrician (Special Class)

341112

Electronic Equipment Tradesperson

4315-11

Electronic Equipment Trades Worker

342313

Fibrous Plasterer

4412-11

Fibrous Plasterer

333211

Fitter

4112-11

Fitter (General)

323211

Floor Finisher

4423-11

Floor Finisher

332111

Furniture Finisher

4929-13

Furniture Finisher

394211

Furniture Upholsterer

4942-11

Upholsterer

393311

Gasfitter

4431-13

Gasfitter

334114

General Electrician

4311-11

Electrician (General)

341111

General Plumber

4431-11

Plumber (General)

334111

Hairdresser

4931-11

Hairdresser

391111

Joiner

4411-15

Joiner

331213

Landscape Gardener

4623-13

Landscape Gardener

362213

Lift Mechanic

4311-15

Lift Mechanic

341113

Locksmith

4115-15

Locksmith

323313

Mechanical Services and Air-conditioning Plumber

4431-19

Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber

334112

Metal Fabricator

4122-11

Metal Fabricator

322311


Schedule (continued)

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ASCO Code

SKILLED OCCUPATION

ANZSCO Code

Metal Machinist (First Class)

4112-13

Metal Machinist (First Class)

323214

Motor Mechanic

4211-11

Motor Mechanic (General)

321211

Optical Mechanic

4999-11

Optical Mechanic

399914

Painter and Decorator

4421-11

Painting Trades Worker

332211

Panel Beater

4213-11

Panelbeater

324111

Pastry Cook

4512-13

Pastrycook

351112

Pressure Welder

4122-13

Pressure Welder

322312

Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic

4312-11

Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic

342111

Roof Plumber

4431-17

Roof Plumber

334115

Roof Slater and Tiler

4413-11

Roof Tiler

333311

Solid Plasterer

4415-11

Solid Plasterer

333212

Sheetmetal Worker (First Class)

4124-11

Sheetmetal Trades Worker

322211

Stonemason

4416-13

Stonemason

331112

Toolmaker

4113-11

Toolmaker

323412

Tree Surgeon

4623-15

Arborist

362212

Vehicle Body Maker

4215-11

Vehicle Body Builder

324211

Vehicle Painter

4214-11

Vehicle Painter

324311

Wall and Floor Tiler

4416-11

Wall and Floor Tiler

333411

Welder (First Class)

4122-15

Welder (First Class)

322313

 

 

In this Instrument:

 

1.                  ANZSCO means, under regulation 1.03 of the Regulations, the Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics as current on 1 July 2010.  This is the ANZSCO - First Edition, Revision 1 (ABS Catalogue No. 1220.0) and is available online at http://www.abs.gov.au.

 

2.                  ASCO means, under regulation 1.03 of the Regulations, the Australian Standard Classification of Occupations, published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics on 31 July 1997.  This is the ASCO - Second Edition (ABS Catalogue No. 1220.0) and is available online at http://www.abs.gov.au.

 

3.                  nec means “not elsewhere classified”.