SKILLED MIGRATION POINT TEST – SKILLED VISA POINTS TEST (189/190/491 Visa)

Age

 at least 18 but less than 25 years (25 points)

 at least 25 but less than 33 years (30 points)

 at least 33 but less than 40 years (25 points)

 at least 40 but less than 45 years (15 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

English Language Skills

 Competent English (0 points)

 Proficient English (10 points)

 Superior English (20 points)

Score: 0

Overseas skilled employment – (outside Australia)

 Less than 3 years (0 points)

 At least 3 but less than 5 years (5 points)

 At least 5 but less than 8 years (10 points)

 At least 8 years (15 points)

Score: 0

Australian skilled employment – (in Australia)

 Less than 1 year (0 points)

 At least 1 but less than 3 years (5 points)

 At least 3 but less than 5 years (10 points)

 At least 5 but less than 8 years (15 points)

 At least 8 years (20 points)

Score: 0

Educational Qualifications

 A Doctorate from an Australian educational institution or a Doctorate from another educational institution, that is of a recognised standard (20 points)

 At least a Bachelor degree from an Australian educational institution or at least a Bachelor qualification, from another educational institution, that is of a recognised standard (15 points)

 A diploma or trade qualification from an Australian educational institution (10 points)

 Attained a qualification or award recognised by the relevant assessing authority for your nominated skilled occupation as being suitable for that occupation (10 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Specialist Education Qualification

 A Masters degree by research or a Doctorate degree from an Australian educational institution that included at least 2 academic years study in a relevant field (10 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Australian Study Requirement

 Meet the Australian study requirement (5 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Professional Year in Australia

 Completion of a Professional Year in Australia (5 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Credentialled Community Language

 Hold a recognised qualification in a credentialled community language (5 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Study in Regional Australia

 You must have at least 1 degree, diploma or trade qualification from an Australian educational institution that satisfies the Australian study requirement obtained while living and studying in an eligible area of regional Australia (5 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Partner Skills

 For you to be eligible for the award of these points your partner must be an applicant for the same visa subclass and must not be an Australian permanent resident or an Australian citizen. Additionally, you will need to provide evidence that when you were invited to apply for this visa that they were under 45 years old, had competent English, had nominated a skilled occupation that is on the same skilled occupation list as your nominated skilled occupation, had a suitable skills assessment from the relevant assessing authority for their nominated skilled occupation, and the assessment wasn’t for a Subclass 485 visa (10 points)

 Your spouse or de facto partner must also be an applicant for this visa and has competent English, For you to be eligible for the award of these points your partner must be an applicant for the same visa subclass and must not be an Australian permanent resident or an Australian citizen (5 points)

 You are single or your partner is an Australian citizen or permanent resident (10 points)

 Not applicable (0 points)

Score: 0

Total Points: 0