Tasmania State and Regional Sponsor

Tasmania State and Regional Sponsor Update
Tasmania's skilled Migration Program is currently closed and is expected to resume soon.
Visa Allocation for subclass 190

For the 2021-2022 financial year Tasmania has an allocation of 1100 slots compared to that of 1000 for the 2020-21 financial year.

Visa Allocation for subclass 491

For the 2021-2022 financial year Tasmania has an allocation of 2200 slots compared to that of 1750 for the 2020-21 financial year.

Tasmania State and Regional Sponsor Current Criteria
Tasmanian State and Regional Sponsor has 2 criteria's:

  • Work Stream

  • Study Stream

Major Work Stream Criteria

  • To be eligible for subclass 190, you need to work full time in your nominated occupation for at least 6 months.

  • To be eligible for subclass 491, you have to work in ANY occupation (ANZCO level 1-3; Eg. Advertising Specialist) for at least 6 months. (if you have as skills assessment and related employment  in an occupation listed on the Tasmanian Skilled Occupations List (TSOL) – you may be eligible for nomination after 3 months of employment)

Find the full TSOL list: www.racc.net.au/occupation-lists

Study Stream Criteria

Tasmania State and Regional Sponsor

Employment is not a minimum requirement for this category of nomination. However, evidence of employment or business operation will be taken into consideration in our assessment where:

  • the employer is well established and has been operating in Tasmania for at least 12 months

  • the employment has been more than 3 months in duration

  • Where candidates have been employed in the dairy, meat, accommodation, logistics or farming industry for at least the previous 6 months prior to lodging their application for nomination, they should have completed relevant industry training of at least Cert III (or equivalent training provided by industry peak bodies)

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