Combined List of Eligible Skilled Occupations

The Combined List of Eligible Skilled Occupations contains all the occupations from the MLTSSL list + all occupations from the STSOL list.

This list is relevant for applicants to:

  • Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190)
  • Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) - State or Territory nominated
  • Employer Nominated Scheme (subclass 186) – Direct Entry Stream
  • Training visa (subclass 407)
  • Temporary Work (Skilled) visa (subclass 457). Note that specific caveats apply to 59 occupations of this list. A summary of these caveats is available >> here

Note that restrictions may apply to some occupations on this list. See below:

Combined List of Eligible Skilled Occupations

ANZSCO CodeDescriptionAssessing AuthoritySkill LevelRestriction
133111Construction Project ManagerVETASSESS1
133112Project BuilderVETASSESS1see note 25
133211Engineering ManagerEA/AIM1
133513Production Manager (Mining)VETASSESS1see note 25
134111Child Care Centre ManagerTRA1
134211Medical AdministratorVETASSESS1see note 25
134212Nursing Clinical DirectorANMAC1
134213Primary Health Organisation ManagerVETASSESS1
134214Welfare Centre ManagerACWA/VETASSESS1
221111Accountant (General)CPAA/CA/IPA1
221112Management AccountantCPAA/CA/IPA1
221113Taxation AccountantCPAA/CA/IPA1
221213External AuditorCPAA/CA/IPA1
221214Internal AuditorVETASSESS1
224111ActuaryVETASSESS1
224511Land EconomistVETASSESS1
224512ValuerVETASSESS1
231212Ship's EngineerAMSA1see note 25
231213Ship's MasterAMSA1see note 25
231214Ship's OfficerAMSA1see note 25
232111ArchitectAACA1
232112Landscape ArchitectVETASSESS1
232212SurveyorSSSI1
232213CartographerVETASSESS1
232214Other Spatial ScientistVETASSESS1
233111Chemical EngineerEA1see note 25
233112Materials EngineerEA1see note 25
233211Civil EngineerEA1
233212Geotechnical EngineerEA1
233213Quantity SurveyorAIQS1
233214Structural EngineerEA1
233215Transport EngineerEA1
233311Electrical EngineerEA1
233411Electronics EngineerEA1see note 25
233511Industrial EngineerEA1see note 25
233512Mechanical EngineerEA1
233513Production or Plant EngineerEA1see note 25
233911Aeronautical EngineerEA1
233912Agricultural EngineerEA1
233913Biomedical EngineerEA1
233914Engineering TechnologistEA1
233915Environmental EngineerEA1
233916Naval ArchitectEA1
234111Agricultural ConsultantVETASSESS1
234112Agricultural ScientistVETASSESS1
234113ForesterVETASSESS1
234611Medical Laboratory ScientistAIMS1
234711VeterinarianAVBC1
234914PhysicistACPSEM/VETASSESS1
241111Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) TeacherAITSL1
241411Secondary School TeacherAITSL1
241511Special Needs TeacherAITSL1
241512Teacher of the Hearing ImpairedAITSL1
241513Teacher of the Sight ImpairedAITSL1
241599Special Education Teachers necAITSL1
251211Medical Diagnostic RadiographerASMIRT1
251212Medical Radiation TherapistASMIRT1
251213Nuclear Medicine TechnologistANZSNM1
251214SonographerASMIRT1
251411OptometristOCANZ1
251912Orthotist or ProsthetistVETASSESS1
252111ChiropractorCCEA1
252112OsteopathAOAC1
252411Occupational TherapistOTC1
252511PhysiotherapistAPC1
252611PodiatristANZPAC1
252711AudiologistVETASSESS1
252712Speech PathologistSPA1
253111General PractitionerMBA1
253211AnaesthetistMBA1
253311Specialist Physician (General Medicine)MBA1
253312CardiologistMBA1
253313Clinical HaematologistMBA1
253314Medical OncologistMBA1
253315EndocrinologistMBA1
253316GastroenterologistMBA1
253317Intensive Care SpecialistMBA1
253318NeurologistMBA1
253321PaediatricianMBA1
253322Renal Medicine SpecialistMBA1
253323RheumatologistMBA1
253324Thoracic Medicine SpecialistMBA1
253399Specialist Physicians necMBA1
253411PsychiatristMBA1
253511Surgeon (General)MBA1
253512Cardiothoracic SurgeonMBA1
253513NeurosurgeonMBA1
253514Orthopaedic SurgeonMBA1
253515OtorhinolaryngologistMBA1
253516Paediatric SurgeonMBA1
253517Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeonMBA1
253518UrologistMBA1
253521Vascular SurgeonMBA1
253911DermatologistMBA1
253912Emergency Medicine SpecialistMBA1
253913Obstetrician and GynaecologistMBA1
253914OphthalmologistMBA1
253915PathologistMBA1
253917Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologistMBA1
253918Radiation OncologistMBA1
253999Medical Practitioners necMBA1
254111MidwifeANMAC1
254411Nurse PractitionerANMAC1
254412Registered Nurse (Aged Care)ANMAC1
254413Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)ANMAC1
254414Registered Nurse (Community Health)ANMAC1
254415Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)ANMAC1
254416Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)ANMAC1
254417Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)ANMAC1
254418Registered Nurse (Medical)ANMAC1
254421Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)ANMAC1
254422Registered Nurse (Mental Health)ANMAC1
254423Registered Nurse (Perioperative)ANMAC1
254424Registered Nurse (Surgical)ANMAC1
254425Registered Nurse (Paediatrics)ANMAC1
254499Registered Nurses necANMAC1
261111ICT Business AnalystACS1
261112Systems AnalystACS1
261311Analyst ProgrammerACS1
261312Developer ProgrammerACS1
261313Software EngineerACS1
263111Computer Network and Systems EngineerACS1
263311Telecommunications EngineerEA1
263312Telecommunications Network EngineerEA1
271111BarristerSLAA1
271311SolicitorSLAA1
272311Clinical PsychologistAPS1
272312Educational PsychologistAPS1
272313Organisational PsychologistAPS1
272314PsychotherapistVETASSESS1
272399Psychologists necAPS1
272511Social WorkerAASW1
312211Civil Engineering DraftspersonEA/VETASSESS2
312212Civil Engineering TechnicianVETASSESS2see note 25
312311Electrical Engineering DraftspersonEA2
312312Electrical Engineering TechnicianTRA2
313211Radiocommunications TechnicianTRA2
313212Telecommunications Field EngineerEA2
313213Telecommunications Network PlannerEA2see note 25
313214Telecommunications Technical Officer or TechnologistEA2
321111Automotive ElectricianTRA3
321211Motor Mechanic (General)TRA3
321212Diesel Motor MechanicTRA3
321213Motorcycle MechanicTRA3
321214Small Engine MechanicTRA3
322211Sheetmetal Trades WorkerTRA3
322311Metal FabricatorTRA3
322312Pressure WelderTRA3see note 25
322313Welder (First Class)TRA3
323211Fitter (General)TRA3
323212Fitter and TurnerTRA3
323213Fitter-WelderTRA3
323214Metal Machinist (First Class)TRA3
323313LocksmithTRA3
324111PanelbeaterTRA3
331111BricklayerTRA3
331112StonemasonTRA3see note 25
331211Carpenter and JoinerTRA3
331212CarpenterTRA3
331213JoinerTRA3
332211Painting Trades WorkerTRA3
333111GlazierTRA3
333211Fibrous PlastererTRA3
333212Solid PlastererTRA3
333411Wall and Floor TilerTRA3
334111Plumber (General)TRA3
334112Airconditioning and Mechanical Services PlumberTRA3
334113DrainerTRA3
334114GasfitterTRA3
334115Roof PlumberTRA3
341111Electrician (General)TRA3
341112Electrician (Special Class)TRA3
341113Lift MechanicTRA3
342111Airconditioning and Refrigeration MechanicTRA3
342211Electrical LinesworkerTRA3see note 25
342212Technical Cable JointerTRA3
342313Electronic Equipment Trades WorkerTRA3
342314Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)TRA3
342315Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class)TRA3
351311ChefTRA2
394111CabinetmakerTRA3
399111Boat Builder and RepairerTRA3
399112ShipwrightTRA3
111111Chief Executive or Managing DirectorAIM1
111211Corporate General ManagerAIM1
121111Aquaculture FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121211Cotton GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121212Flower GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121213Fruit or Nut GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121214Grain, Oilseed or Pasture GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121215Grape GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121216Mixed Crop FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121217Sugar Cane GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121221Vegetable GrowerVETASSESS1see note 26
121299Crop Farmers necVETASSESS1see note 26
121311ApiaristVETASSESS1see note 26
121312Beef Cattle FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121313Dairy Cattle FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121316Horse BreederVETASSESS1see note 26
121317Mixed Livestock FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121318Pig FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121321Poultry FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121322Sheep FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
121399Livestock Farmers necVETASSESS1see note 26
121411Mixed Crop and Livestock FarmerVETASSESS1see note 26
131112Sales and Marketing ManagerAIM1
131113Advertising ManagerAIM1
132111Corporate Services ManagerVETASSESS1
132211Finance ManagerCPAA/CA/IPA1
132311Human Resource ManagerAIM1
133411ManufacturerVETASSESS1
133511Production Manager (Forestry)VETASSESS1see note 26
133611Supply and Distribution ManagerAIM1
134299Health and Welfare Services Managers necVETASSESS1
134311School PrincipalVETASSESS1
134411Faculty HeadVETASSESS1
134499Education Managers necVETASSESS1
135111Chief Information OfficerACS1
135112ICT Project ManagerACS1
135199ICT Managers necACS1
139911Arts Administrator or ManagerVETASSESS1
139912Environmental ManagerVETASSESS1
139913Laboratory ManagerVETASSESS1
139914Quality Assurance ManagerVETASSESS1
139999Specialist Managers necVETASSESS1
141111Cafe or Restaurant ManagerVETASSESS2
141311Hotel or Motel ManagerVETASSESS2
141999Accommodation and Hospitality Managers necVETASSESS2
142114Hair or Beauty Salon ManagerVETASSESS2
142115Post Office ManagerVETASSESS2
149112Fitness Centre ManagerVETASSESS2
149113Sports Centre ManagerVETASSESS2
149212Customer Service ManagerVETASSESS2
149311Conference and Event OrganiserVETASSESS2
149411Fleet ManagerVETASSESS2
149413Transport Company ManagerVETASSESS2
149913Facilities ManagerVETASSESS2
149915Equipment Hire ManagerVETASSESS2
211112Dancer or ChoreographerVETASSESS1
211213Musician (Instrumental)VETASSESS1
211311PhotographerVETASSESS1
211499Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals necVETASSESS1
212212Book or Script EditorVETASSESS1
212312Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage)VETASSESS1
212314Film and Video EditorVETASSESS1
212315Program Director (Television or Radio)VETASSESS1
212316Stage ManagerVETASSESS1
212317Technical DirectorVETASSESS1
212318Video ProducerVETASSESS1
212411CopywriterVETASSESS1
212412Newspaper or Periodical EditorVETASSESS1
212413Print JournalistVETASSESS1
212415Technical WriterVETASSESS1
212416Television JournalistVETASSESS1
212499Journalists and Other Writers necVETASSESS1
221211Company SecretaryVETASSESS1
222111Commodities TraderVETASSESS2
222112Finance BrokerVETASSESS2
222113Insurance BrokerVETASSESS2
222199Financial Brokers necVETASSESS2
222211Financial Market DealerVETASSESS1
222213Stockbroking DealerVETASSESS1
222299Financial Dealers necVETASSESS1
222311Financial Investment AdviserVETASSESS1
222312Financial Investment ManagerVETASSESS1
223112Recruitment ConsultantVETASSESS1
223211ICT TrainerACS1
224112MathematicianVETASSESS1
224113StatisticianVETASSESS1
224212Gallery or Museum CuratorVETASSESS1
224213Health Information ManagerVETASSESS1
224214Records ManagerVETASSESS1
224311EconomistVETASSESS1
224611LibrarianVETASSESS1
224711Management ConsultantVETASSESS1
224712Organisation and Methods AnalystVETASSESS1
224914Patents ExaminerVETASSESS1
224999Information and Organisation Professionals necVETASSESS1
225111Advertising SpecialistVETASSESS1
225113Marketing SpecialistVETASSESS1
225211ICT Account ManagerVETASSESS1
225212ICT Business Development ManagerVETASSESS1
225213ICT Sales RepresentativeVETASSESS1
225311Public Relations ProfessionalVETASSESS1
225499Technical Sales Representatives necVETASSESS1
232311Fashion DesignerVETASSESS1
232312Industrial DesignerVETASSESS1
232313Jewellery DesignerVETASSESS1
232411Graphic DesignerVETASSESS1
232412IllustratorVETASSESS1
232414Web DesignerVETASSESS1
232511Interior DesignerVETASSESS1
232611Urban and Regional PlannerVETASSESS1
233611Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum)EA1
233999Engineering Professionals necEA1
234211ChemistVETASSESS1
234213Wine MakerVETASSESS1see note 26
234312Environmental ConsultantVETASSESS1
234313Environmental Research ScientistVETASSESS1
234399Environmental Scientists necVETASSESS1
234411GeologistVETASSESS1
234515BotanistVETASSESS1
234516Marine BiologistVETASSESS1
234518ZoologistVETASSESS1
234911ConservatorVETASSESS1
234913MeteorologistVETASSESS1
241213Primary School TeacherAITSL1
241311Middle School TeacherAITSL1
242111University LecturerVETASSESS1
242112University TutorVETASSESS1
249111Education AdviserVETASSESS1
249211Art Teacher (Private Tuition)VETASSESS1
249212Dance Teacher (Private Tuition)VETASSESS1
249214Music Teacher (Private Tuition)VETASSESS1
249299Private Tutors and Teachers necVETASSESS1
249311Teacher of English to Speakers of Other LanguagesVETASSESS1
251111DietitianDAA1
251112NutritionistVETASSESS1
251312Occupational Health and Safety AdviserVETASSESS1
251412OrthoptistVETASSESS1
251511Hospital PharmacistAPharmC1
251512Industrial PharmacistVETASSESS1
251513Retail PharmacistApharmC1
251911Health Promotion OfficerVETASSESS1
251999Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals necVETASSESS1
252211AcupuncturistVETASSESS1
252213NaturopathVETASSESS1
252214Traditional Chinese Medicine PractitionerCMBA1
252299Complementary Health Therapists necVETASSESS1
252311Dental SpecialistADC1
252312DentistADC1
253112Resident Medical OfficerMBA1
254211Nurse EducatorANMAC1
254311Nurse ManagerANMAC1
261211Multimedia SpecialistACS1
261314Software TesterACS1
261399Software and Applications Programmers necACS1
262111Database AdministratorACS1
262112ICT Security SpecialistACS1
262113Systems AdministratorACS1
263112Network AdministratorACS1
263113Network AnalystACS1
263211ICT Quality Assurance EngineerACS1
263212ICT Support EngineerACS1
263213ICT Systems Test EngineerACS1
271299Judicial and Other Legal Professionals necVETASSESS1
272111Careers CounsellorVETASSESS1
272112Drug and Alcohol CounsellorVETASSESS1
272113Family and Marriage CounsellorVETASSESS1
272114Rehabilitation CounsellorVETASSESS1
272115Student CounsellorVETASSESS1
272199Counsellors necVETASSESS1
272211Minister of ReligionVETASSESS1see note 4
272412InterpreterNAATI1
272499Social Professionals necVETASSESS1
272612Recreation OfficerVETASSESS1
272613Welfare WorkerACWA1
311111Agricultural TechnicianVETASSESS2see note 26
311211Anaesthetic TechnicianVETASSESS2
311212Cardiac TechnicianVETASSESS2
311213Medical Laboratory TechnicianAIMS2
311215Pharmacy TechnicianVETASSESS2
311299Medical Technicians necVETASSESS2
311312Meat InspectorVETASSESS2
311399Primary Products Inspectors necVETASSESS2see note 26
311411Chemistry TechnicianVETASSESS2
311412Earth Science TechnicianVETASSESS2
311413Life Science TechnicianVETASSESS2
311499Science Technicians necVETASSESS2
312111Architectural DraftspersonVETASSESS2
312112Building AssociateVETASSESS2
312113Building InspectorVETASSESS2
312199Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians necVETASSESS2
312512Mechanical Engineering TechnicianTRA2
312912Metallurgical or Materials TechnicianVETASSESS2
312913Mine DeputyVETASSESS2
313111Hardware TechnicianTRA2
313112ICT Customer Support OfficerTRA2
313113Web AdministratorACS2
322113FarrierTRA3
323112Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)TRA3
323113Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Structures)TRA3
323215Textile, Clothing and Footwear MechanicTRA3
323299Metal Fitters and Machinists necTRA3
323314Precision Instrument Maker and RepairerTRA3
323316Watch and Clock Maker and RepairerTRA3
323412ToolmakerTRA3
324211Vehicle Body BuilderTRA3
324212Vehicle TrimmerTRA3
333311Roof TilerTRA3
342311Business Machine MechanicTRA3
342411Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)TRA3
342413Telecommunications LinesworkerTRA3
351111BakerTRA3
351112PastrycookTRA3
351411CookTRA3
361111Dog Handler or TrainerVETASSESS3
361199Animal Attendants and Trainers necVETASSESS3
361311Veterinary NurseVETASSESS3
362111FloristTRA3
362211Gardener (General)TRA3
362212ArboristTRA3
362213Landscape GardenerTRA3
362311GreenkeeperTRA3
391111HairdresserTRA3
392111Print FinisherTRA3
392311Printing MachinistTRA3
393311UpholstererTRA3
394211Furniture FinisherTRA3
394212Picture FramerTRA3
394213Wood MachinistTRA3
394299Wood Machinists and Other Wood Trades Workers necTRA3
399211Chemical Plant OperatorTRA3
399213Power Generation Plant OperatorTRA3
399312Library TechnicianVETASSESS2
399411JewellerTRA3
399512Camera Operator (Film, Television or Video)TRA3
399514Make Up ArtistTRA3
399516Sound TechnicianTRA3
399599Performing Arts Technicians necVETASSESS3
399611SignwriterTRA3
411111Ambulance OfficerVETASSESS2
411112Intensive Care Ambulance ParamedicVETASSESS2
411213Dental TechnicianTRA2
411311Diversional TherapistVETASSESS3
411411Enrolled NurseANMAC2
411611Massage TherapistVETASSESS2
411711Community WorkerVETASSESS2
411712Disabilities Services OfficerVETASSESS2
411713Family Support WorkerVETASSESS2
411715Residential Care OfficerVETASSESS2
411716Youth WorkerVETASSESS2
452311Diving Instructor (Open Water)VETASSESS3
452312Gymnastics Coach or InstructorVETASSESS3
452313Horse Riding Coach or InstructorVETASSESS3
452314Snowsport InstructorVETASSESS3
452315Swimming Coach or InstructorVETASSESS3
452316Tennis CoachVETASSESS3
452317Other Sports Coach or InstructorVETASSESS3
452321Sports Development OfficerVETASSESS2
452411FootballerVETASSESS3
452499Sportspersons necVETASSESS3
511111Contract AdministratorVETASSESS2
511112Program or Project AdministratorVETASSESS2
599612Insurance Loss AdjusterVETASSESS3
611211Insurance AgentVETASSESS3
612112Property ManagerVETASSESS3
612113Real Estate Agency PrincipalVETASSESS2
612114Real Estate AgentVETASSESS3
612115Real Estate RepresentativeVETASSESS3

Restrictions:

  • Note 4 : Occupation specified as skilled occupation only in relation to applications for Subclass 407
  • Note 25: Occupations are specified as skilled occupation only in relation to applications for Subclass 189, Subclass 485 and Subclass 489 (family nominated)
  • Note 26: Occupations are specified as skilled occupation only in relation to applications for Subclass 457, Subclass 186 and Subclass 489 (state/territory nominated)

Source: Australian Government - Department of Immigration and Border Protection | List of eligible skilled occupations, http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Work/Work/Skills-assessment-and-assessing-authorities/skilled-occupations-lists