Alumni (Queensland Masters and PHD graduates) must meet the working in Queensland criteria.

 

The BSMQ skilled program (working in Queensland) is now CLOSED. The next skilled opening will be in April 2021.

EOI’s submitted from 01 – 07 Feb 2021 will continue to be assessed based on the below criteria.

 

The Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Subclass 491 visa (from 65 points and above)

Only onshore applicants working in Queensland will be considered.

The Subclass 491 visa is open to COVID critical skill or sectors as outlined by the Department of Home Affairs in:

Please see critical skills and sectors guidelines

Please note: there is no specific skills list, however applicants must meet one of the critical skills or sectors as listed above and email migration@qld.gov.au detailing how you meet this, including details of employer and role, and how this position is assisting in the COVID response or recovery.

You must also have been working for a minimum of 3 months in a regional location in Queensland and have a job offer for an additional 12 Months from your employer in your nominated occupation.

 

The Skilled Nominated (Permanent) Subclass 190 visa (from 80 points and above as a priority)

Only onshore applicants working in Queensland will be considered.

The Subclass 190 visa is open to the Department of Home Affairs Priority Skills Migration Occupation List (17 occupations in total for 190). Applicants with 80 points and above will be considered as a priority, with applicants below 80 points being subject to quota places being available.

Please see the Department of Home Affairs Priority Skills Migration Occupation list

(Please note: occupation of Maintenance Planner (312911) is 491 only)

You must also have been working for 6 months and have a job offer for an additional 12 months from your employer in a nominated occupation.