New South Wales State Occupation List 2019

The NSW New South Wales Skilled Occupation List 2019 includes all the occupations that have the immense request in the state. The NSW Government nominates the candidate on a continuous basis throughout the financial year. This List is revised on the command of New Wales Department of industry based on the requirement and availability of occupational skills . This list changes time to time as per the requirement of the skills in NSW. The highest ranking candidates receive the invitation first.

The New South Wales State Occupation List 2019

CodeOccupationAvailabilityAdditional criteria
132111Corporate Services ManagerLowNo
132211Finance ManagerMediumNo
132311Human Resource ManagerLowNo
132511Research and Development ManagerLowNo
133111Construction Project ManagerLowNo
133211Engineering ManagerLowNo
133512Production Manager (Manufacturing)MediumNo
134111Child Care Centre ManagerLimitedNo
134212Nursing Clinical DirectorLimitedNo
134214Welfare Centre ManagerLimitedNo
134299Health and Welfare Services Managers necLowNo
135112ICT Project ManagerMediumNo
139911Arts Administrator or ManagerLimitedNo
139912Environmental ManagerLimitedNo
139914Quality Assurance ManagerLowNo
141111Cafe or Restaurant ManagerMediumNo
141311Hotel or Motel ManagerLowNo
211112Dancer or ChoreographerLimitedNo
211213Musician (Instrumental)LimitedNo
212312Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage)LimitedNo
221111Accountant (General)MediumYes
221112Management AccountantLimitedYes
221113Taxation AccountantLimitedYes
221213External AuditorMediumYes
221214Internal AuditorLowYes
224711Management ConsultantLowNo
225113Marketing SpecialistMediumNo
225311Public Relations ProfessionalLowNo
232112Landscape ArchitectLimitedNo
232411Graphic DesignerMediumNo
232511Interior DesignerLimitedNo
233111Chemical EngineerLimitedYes
233112Materials EngineerLimitedNo
233211Civil EngineerHighYes
233212Geotechnical EngineerLimitedNo
233213Quantity SurveyorLimitedNo
233214Structural EngineerLowNo
233215Transport EngineerLimitedNo
233311Electrical EngineerLimitedYes
233411Electronics EngineerLimitedYes
233511Industrial EngineerLimitedYes
233512Mechanical EngineerLowYes
233513Production or Plant EngineerLimitedYes
233611Mining Engineer (Excluding Petroleum)LimitedNo
233612Petroleum EngineerLimitedNo
233911Aeronautical EngineerLowNo
233913Biomedical EngineerLowNo
233915Environmental EngineerLimitedNo
233916Naval ArchitectLimitedNo
233999Engineering Professionals necLimitedNo
234111Agricultural ConsultantLimitedNo
234112Agricultural ScientistLimitedNo
234212Food TechnologistLimitedNo
234312Environmental ConsultantLimitedNo
234313Environmental Research ScientistLimitedNo
234399Environmental Scientists necLimitedNo
234511Life Scientist (General)LimitedNo
234516Marine BiologistLimitedNo
234599Life Scientists necLimitedNo
234611Medical Laboratory ScientistLowNo
234999Natural and Physical Science Professionals necLimitedNo
241111Early Childhood TeacherMediumNo
241411Secondary School TeacherLowYes
241511Special Needs TeacherLimitedNo
251211Medical Diagnostic RadiographerLimitedNo
251212Medical Radiation TherapistLimitedNo
251213Nuclear Medicine TechnologistLimitedNo
251312Occupational Health and Safety AdviserMediumNo
251513Retail PharmacistLimitedNo
252411Occupational TherapistLowNo
253912Emergency Medicine SpecialistLimitedNo
253913Obstetrician and GynaecologistLimitedNo
253917Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologistLimitedNo
253999Medical Practitioners necLimitedNo
254311Nurse ManagerLimitedNo
254411Nurse PractitionerLimitedNo
254412Registered Nurse (Aged Care)LowNo
254413Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)LimitedNo
254414Registered Nurse (Community Health)LimitedNo
254415Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)LimitedYes
254417Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)LimitedNo
254418Registered Nurse (Medical)LimitedNo
254421Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)LowNo
254422Registered Nurse (Mental Health)LimitedNo
254423Registered Nurse (Perioperative)LimitedNo
254424Registered Nurse (Surgical)LimitedNo
254425Registered Nurse (Paediatric)LimitedNo
254499Registered Nurses necLimitedYes
261111ICT business AnalystHighYes
261112Systems AnalystHighYes
261211Multimedia SpecialistLimitedNo
261212Web DeveloperMediumNo
261311Analyst ProgrammerMediumYes
261312Developer ProgrammerHighYes
261313Software EngineerHighYes
261314Software TesterHighNo
262111Database AdministratorLimitedNo
262112ICT Security SpecialistLowYes
262113Systems AdministratorMediumNo
263111Computer Network and Systems EngineerMediumYes
263112Network AdministratorLimitedNo
263212ICT Support EngineerMediumNo
263213ICT Systems Test EngineerLowNo
263311Telecommunications EngineerLimitedYes
263312Telecommunications Network EngineerLimitedYes
272311Clinical PsychologistLimitedNo
272313Organisational PsychologistLimitedNo
272399Psychologists necLimitedNo
272511Social WorkerMediumNo
272613Welfare WorkerHighNo
311213Medical Laboratory TechnicianLowNo
312111Architectural DraftspersonLowNo
312211Civil Engineering DraftspersonLimitedNo
312212Civil Engineering TechnicianLimitedNo
312311Electrical Engineering DraftspersonLimitedNo
312312Electrical Engineering TechnicianLimitedNo
313213Telecommunications Network PlannerLimitedNo
321111Automotive ElectricianLimitedNo
321211Motor Mechanic (General)HighNo
321212Diesel Motor MechanicLimitedNo
321213Motorcycle MechanicLimitedNo
321214Small Engine MechanicLimitedNo
322211Sheetmetal Trades WorkerLimitedNo
322311Metal FabricatorLowNo
322313Welder (First Class)LimitedNo
323211Fitter (General)LowNo
323212Fitter and TurnerLimitedNo
323214Metal Machinist (First Class)LimitedNo
331211Carpenter and JoinerLimitedNo
333211Fibrous PlastererLimitedNo
333411Wall and Floor TilerLimitedNo
334111Plumber (General)LowNo
334115Roof plumberLimitedNo
341111Electrician (General)HighNo
341113Lift MechanicLimitedNo
342111Airconditioning and Refrigeration MechanicLowNo
342212Technical Cable JointerLimitedNo
342313Electronic Equipment Trades WorkerLimitedNo
342314Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)LimitedNo
351211Butcher or Smallgoods MakerLimitedNo
361112Horse TrainerLimitedNo
411411Enrolled NurseLimitedNo
411711Community WorkerLowNo
452316Tennis CoachLimitedNo
511112Program or Project AdministratorHighNo

The NSW Business and Skilled Migration Program increase the economy of NSW by attracting skilled workers, business people and the one who wants to invest in NSW. Economically the state has always done well, from having industries such as steel and shipbuilding in the older times to the current market being dominated by MNC’s and IT companies along with the Finance sector. Even though the current market is dominated by MNC’s and IT and Finance companies, agriculture remains important and contributes to the state’s income.

Visa categories for the skilled migrants

The NSW Government selects the candidates who have the high ranking in the occupations that are mentioned on the NSW Skilled Occupation List.
a) Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190 – it is a permanent state visa for highly skilled workers who possess the appropriate skills and meet the requirements in NSW.
1) Your occupation should be mentioned on the NSW occupation list.
2) The candidates, who receive the nomination by NSW have to live and do work for at least two years in Australia.
3) The candidates who receive an NSW nomination gets additional five points to their overall points score.

b) Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Subclass 489 – it is a four-year provisional visa allows an individual to live in the Regional area of NSW for the four years. This visa is a pathway to permanent residency. If you live in NSW for at least two years and acquire one year experience, your probability of getting the permanent visa increases. The regions that come under NSW nomination of subclass 489 visa program :
1) Far South Coast
2) Mid North Coast
3) Murray
4) Northern Inland
5) Orana
6) Riverina
7) Southern Inland


a) You have to meet the eligibility criteria of subclass 489 visa as designed by the Department of Home Affairs.
b) Your occupation should be mentioned on the NSW occupation list.
c) You have to live and work in the area, which nominates you.
d) You have to meet the additional criteria set by that particular region, which nominates you.

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