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Due to COVID-19 restrictions BSMQ staff are working from home and are unable to take phone calls at this time. For any enquiries please email: email@example.com
LATEST NEWS – the occupations of Marketing Specialist ANZSCO 225113, and Finance Manager ANZSCO 132211 have now reached invitation quota on 12 March 2020, and have been removed from QSOL. However, if you have already received an invitation to upload documents we will continue to process your application.
The Queensland State Nomination Program REMAINS OPEN for:
Before submitting an EOI, please review the BSMQ criteria relevant to your circumstances to confirm eligibility:
Please also carefully check the Queensland Skilled Occupation List to confirm whether your occupation remains on the list:
Please do not submit your EOI if you do not meet criteria or if your occupation has been removed from the relevant list as it will not be picked up.
Updated EOI’s will not be picked up or considered. You must submit a BRAND NEW EOI. No EOIs submitted prior to 25 November 2019 will be considered.
This option can be used to reward small business owners in regional Queensland for investing in the local business community and provides employment opportunities for local residents.
Further details of the 491-SBO can be found in the following links:
All the necessary information related to the 491-SBO is located in the links above. Due to the high interest in the program phone calls will not be answered at this time.
Please note: no further invitations will be issued for eligible EOIs for the 190 visa. If you have been issued an invitation to upload documents and as at 24 February 2020 have not had all documents approved and made payment, your application will not be processed due to quota being filled.
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Air conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic, Belgium
“We felt that we needed a change because life seemed to be passing by so quickly. We also wanted a healthier lifestyle and to be more connected with nature, especially for our kids. Queensland had everything we wanted – beautiful nature, a healthier environment and a lifestyle that suited us as people much better.”
Hospital Pharmacist, Kenya
After working at a Government Hospital in Nairobi and then living in England for 8 years, Beverly has been living in Queensland with her daughter for the last 2 years.
Registered Nurse, Russia
Iuliia arrived in Australia on a student visa and became a registered nurse after graduation. She enjoys her job and lifestyles in Queensland while having a passion for professional dancing.
Optometrist, South Africa
UK-based optometrist Nicolle Beer moved to Noosa, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, after finding love while on a visit home to Johannesburg in 2008. Since then she has had a son and daughter, and become an Australian citizen.
Anerty moved to Queensland on a state nominated regional visa, fell in love with Toowoomba and found her soulmate. She enjoys working in regional Queensland because of the work culture and respect for family life.
Data Scientist, United Kingdom
Darryl first moved to Queensland to do his PhD studies and continued working as a research fellow for a couple of years at Queensland University of Technology (QUT). He then decided to permanently migrate to Queensland through a state nominated skilled visa after seeing the opportunities in the start-up space and for further development of his company.
Innovative medical and non-medical technology, Chinese
Mr Li is the Director of TOMI Group and after visiting Queensland, he decided that Brisbane would be an ideal place to set up his Australian subsidiary, TOMI Australia. He also brought his family to settle in Queensland.
Kite surfing, China
Mr Jiahai Jin moved with his family to the Gold Coast, and has pursued his passion for kite surfing by setting up a tourism and training business. He is the only Chinese & English bilingual IKO level 2 instructor in Australia.
Mechanical Engineer, Venezuela
Mr Julio Cegarra Figueroa, a Venezuelan mechanical engineer, was offered a once-in-a-lifetime career opportunity to move to the Capricorn Coast, Central Queensland. He brought his entire family across, and are now building a new life together.
Aqauaculture Farmer, Vietnam
Mr Ngoc Bao Ahn Cai and his family moved from Vietnam to Cairns, Queensland. Forging a new career in Aquaculture, his family has flourished in their new home of Queensland.
Food and agribusiness, China
Mr Jinguo Han visited Queensland and was deeply impressed by its beautiful environment, fresh air and great lifestyle. Since he and his family moved, Jinguo established his own agribusiness and his son has married.
Mr Changchun Ji, Chairman of Fullshare Group, made frequent visits to Australia and came across some tremendous opportunities to invest in Queensland’s tourism industry. He has not looked back since.