Flagged Occupations 2017-18

Flagged Occupations were occupations included on the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List which were identified for possible removal.

Flagged Occupations for programme year 2017-18 included 57 occupations.

Since October 2017 Flagged Occupations are NOT longer applicable; the below list is for information purposes only.


ANZSCO Code Description Assessing Authority Skill Level
134211  Medical AdministratorVETASSESS1
221111  Accountant (General)CPAA/CA/IPA1
221112  Management AccountantCPAA/CA/IPA1
221113  Taxation AccountantCPAA/CA/IPA1
224111  ActuaryVETASSESS1
224511  Land EconomistVETASSESS1
224512  ValuerVETASSESS1
232213  CartographerVETASSESS1
232214  Other Spatial ScientistVETASSESS1
233111  Chemical EngineerEA1
233211  Civil EngineerEA1
233212  Geotechnical EngineerEA1
233213  Quantity SurveyorAIQS1
233214  Structural EngineerEA1
233215  Transport EngineerEA1
233411  Electronics EngineerEA1
233511  Industrial EngineerEA1
233512  Mechanical EngineerEA1
233513  Production or Plant EngineerEA1
233911  Aeronautical EngineerEA1
233912  Agricultural EngineerEA1
233913  Biomedical EngineerEA1
233914  Engineering TechnologistEA1
233915  Environmental EngineerEA1
233916  Naval ArchitectEA1
234611  Medical Laboratory ScientistAIMS1
234711  VeterinarianAVBC1
251211  Medical Diagnostic RadiographerASMIRT1
251212  Medical Radiation TherapistASMIRT1
251411  OptometristOCANZ1
252111  ChiropractorCCEA1
252411  Occupational TherapistOTC1
252611  PodiatristANZPAC1
252712  Speech PathologistSPA1
253111  General PractitionerMedBA1
253311  Specialist Physician (General Medicine)MedBA1
253312  CardiologistMedBA1
253313  Clinical HaematologistMedBA1
253314  Medical OncologistMedBA1
253315  EndocrinologistMedBA1
253316  GastroenterologistMedBA1
253317  Intensive Care SpecialistMedBA1
253318  NeurologistMedBA1
253321  PaediatricianMedBA1
253322  Renal Medicine SpecialistMedBA1
253323  RheumatologistMedBA1
253324  Thoracic Medicine SpecialistMedBA1
253399  Specialist Physicians necMedBA1
253912  Emergency Medicine SpecialistMedBA1
253913  Obstetrician and GynaecologistMedBA1
253999  Medical Practitioners necMedBA1
271111  BarristerSLAA1
271311  SolicitorSLAA1
272399  Psychologists necAPS1
342211  Electrical LinesworkerTRA3
399111  Boat Builder and RepairerTRA3
399112  ShipwrightTRA3