Victoria Skilled Occupation List 2018

The Victoria Skilled Occupation List 2018  consists of the occupations that are high in demand in Melbourne, Australia. The Victoria Occupation List consists of the occupations that have the shortage of skilled workers and need urgent hiring of the worker to fill the gap. The list is designed by the Victoria Government to attract the overseas workers to face the competition in the Global market.
In terms of economy, Victoria has the second largest economy in Australia accounting for a quarter of the nation’s gross domestic product. The strongest sector of income generation in this state is the Finance and Insurance sector, followed by professional, technical services and manufacturing.

Victoria has two nomination occupation lists

a) Visa Nomination Occupation List for Victoria
If you’re a skilled worker with relevant skills and work experience and have plans to live and work in Victoria, you can check whether your occupation is mentioned on the list. If you have appropriate experience and your occupation is there on the list, your chance of selection increases.
b) Visa Nomination Occupation List for Graduates
If you’re an International graduate from a University of Australia, you can check whether your occupation is mentioned on the list.

Visa categories for the skilled applicants

a) Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190 – It is a permanent visa allows an individual to live and work in Victoria. The candidates get 5 additional points towards their overall points score if they get nomination under subclass 190.
b) Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Subclass 489 – this four- year provisional visa allows you to live and work in the regional areas of Victoria for up to four years. You get additional 10 points to your overall points score if you get Nomination under subclass 489 visa.

Requirements for Victoria State nomination

The candidates who want to apply for Victoria Nomination need to meet all the eligibility requirements:
a) You have to meet the minimum eligibility criteria.
b) Your occupation should be mentioned on the Victoria occupation list.
c) Applicant must have the capability to support him and his accompanying members in Victoria and should have a long-term commitment to living in Victoria.
d) The applicant’s skills, qualifications, and experience should be appropriate and adjustable as per the needs of Victoria’s labor market.

Find the Victoria Occupation List 2018 below: 

The Victoria Occupation list given below contains all the categories with a list of all the eligible for Victoria Immigration.

Visa Nomination Occupation List for Victoria 

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ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
233211Civil Engineer7.0 in each bandFive years
312211Civil Engineering Draftsperson7.0 in each bandFive years
233311Electrical Engineer7.0 in each bandFive years
312311Electrical Engineering Draftsperson7.0 in each bandFive years
233512Mechanical Engineer7.0 in each bandFive years
233914Engineering Technologist7.0 in each bandFive years in civil or mechanical engineeringOnly work experience in the civil or mechanical engineering disciplines is eligible
Biotechnology and science
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
224112Mathematician6.0 in each bandTwo years
234111Agricultural Consultant6.0 in each bandTwo years
234112Agricultural Scientist6.0 in each bandTwo years
234711Veterinarian7.0 in each bandThree yearsMust be registered with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria.
Human resources management
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
132311Human Resource Manager6.0 in each bandFive years
Information and communications technology
Applications for ICT occupations have a new application process. For more information, see How to apply for Victorian visa nomination: ICT, nursing, engineering and building occupations on the Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) page. 
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
135112ICT Project Manager7.0 in each bandThree years
261111ICT Business Analyst7.0 in each bandFive years
261112Systems Analyst7.0 in each bandThree years
261311Analyst Programmer7.0 in each bandThree years
261312Developer Programmer7.0 in each bandThree years
261313Software Engineer7.0 in each bandThree years
261314Software Tester7.0 in each bandThree years
262111Database Administrator7.0 in each bandThree years
262112ICT Security Specialist7.0 in each bandThree years
263111Computer Network and Systems Engineer7.0 in each bandThree years
Applications in the following specialisations are  not  currently accepted:
-  Web Designer
- Help Desk Operator
- Help Desk Manager.
Tourism and hospitality
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
351311Chef6.0 in each bandFive years
141311Hotel or Motel Manager6.0 in each bandFive yearsMust have experience in a large, international firm and managerial experience.
See the Trades section for information on Hospitality Trades.
Health
Applications for Nursing occupations have a new application process. All other Health occupations remain unaffected by this new process. For more information, see How to apply for Victorian visa nomination: ICT, nursing, engineering and building occupations on the Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) page.  
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
224213Health Information Manager7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have a qualification accredited by the Health Information Management Association of Australia.
Higher education transcripts and certificates required.
254111Midwife7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254411Nurse Practitioner7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254412Registered Nurse (Aged Care)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254413Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
Must be registered as both a nurse and a midwife.
254414Registered Nurse (Community Health)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254415Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254416Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254417Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254418Registered Nurse (Medical)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254421Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254422Registered Nurse (Mental Health)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254423Registered Nurse (Perioperative)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254424Registered Nurse (Surgical)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254499Registered Nurses nec7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
272311Clinical Psychologist7.0 in each band (Academic IELTS only)Two yearsMust have general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia.
251111Dietitian6.0 in each bandTwo years
252411Occupational Therapist7.0 in each bandTen yearsMust have experience in mental health care.
252511Physiotherapist7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
252611Podiatrist7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Podiatry Board of Australia.
272511Social Worker7.0 in each bandTwo yearsPreferred specialisations:
Mental Health Workers
Skilled Children and Family Workers
Child Protection (must have a minimum of two years statutory child protection practice and Australian Association of Social Workers accreditation).
251214Sonographer7.0 in each bandTwo years
252712Speech Pathologist6.0 in each bandTwo years
234914Physicist (Medical only)7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have experience in diagnostic imaging or radiation oncology.
251213Nuclear Medicine Technologist7.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia.
Education
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
241111Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) TeacherOverall: 7.5Two yearsMust have ACECQA certification.
Speaking: 8.0
Listening: 8.0
Reading: 7.0
Writing: 7.0
134111Child Care Centre ManagerOverall: 7.5Two yearsMust have ACECQA certification (note that certification focuses on education qualifications not management qualifications).
Speaking: 8.0
Listening: 8.0
Reading: 7.0
Writing: 7.0
241213Primary School TeacherOverall: 7.5Two yearsMust be registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching.
Speaking: 8.0Must have two years' experience teaching at least one of the following languages:
Listening: 8.0Chinese
Reading: 7.0Indonesian
Writing: 7.0Japanese
Korean
French
German
Italian
Greek
Spanish
Turkish
Arabic
Vietnamese.
241411Secondary School TeacherOverall: 7.5Two yearsMust be registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching.
Speaking: 8.0Must specialise in at least one of the following fields:
Listening: 8.0Mathematics or Physics
Reading: 7.0Technology (Food, Metal, Wood or Auto)
Writing: 7.0Languages
General science
Special education
Information technology.
272412Interpreter6.0 in each bandTwo yearsMust have NAATI “professional” accreditation.
Trades
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTMINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCESPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
334112Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber6.0 in each bandFive years
394111Cabinetmaker6.0 in each bandFive years
334113Drainer6.0 in each bandFive years
334114Gasfitter6.0 in each bandFive years
334115Roof Plumber6.0 in each bandFive years
ENGINEERING TRADES
322311Metal Fabricator6.0 in each bandFive years
322211Sheetmetal Trades Worker6.0 in each bandFive years
322313Welder (First Class)6.0 in each bandFive years
323214Metal Machinist (First Class)6.0 in each bandFive years
ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC/COMMUNICATIONS TRADES
342111Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic6.0 in each bandFive years
342313Electronic Equipment Trades Worker6.0 in each bandFive years
342413Telecommunications Linesworker6.0 in each bandFive years
HOSPITALITY TRADES
351111Baker6.0 in each bandFive years
351411Cook6.0 in each bandFive years
351112Pastrycook6.0 in each bandFive years

 Visa Nomination Occupation List for Graduates 

Biotechnology and science    
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTSPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
224112Mathematician6.0 in each band
233914Engineering Technologist6.0 in each bandMust have either:
a PhD qualification in your skilled occupation; and/or
an offer of employment in your skilled occupation and evidence of acceptance.
234111Agricultural Consultant6.0 in each band.Must have either:
a PhD qualification in your skilled occupation; and/or
an offer of employment in your skilled occupation and evidence of acceptance.
234112Agricultural Scientist6.0 in each bandMust have either:
a PhD qualification in your skilled occupation; and/or
an offer of employment in your skilled occupation and evidence of acceptance.
234711Veterinarian7.0 in each bandMust have either:
a PhD qualification in your skilled occupation; and/or
an offer of employment in your skilled occupation and evidence of acceptance.
Must be registered with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria.
Health
ANZSCO CODEOCCUPATIONMINIMUM IELTS (OR EQUIVALENT) REQUIREMENTSPECIALISATIONS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
224213 Health Information Manager 7.0 in each band Must have a qualification accredited by the Health Information Management Association of Australia.
Higher education transcripts and certificates required.  
254111Midwife7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254411Nurse Practitioner7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254412Registered Nurse (Aged Care)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254413Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
Must be registered as both a nurse and a midwife.
254414Registered Nurse (Community Health)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254415Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254416Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254417Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254418Registered Nurse (Medical)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254421Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254422Registered Nurse (Mental Health)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254423Registered Nurse (Perioperative)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254424Registered Nurse (Surgical)7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
254499Registered Nurses nec7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.
252411Occupational Therapist7.0 in each band
252511Physiotherapist7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Physiotherapy Board of Australia.
252611Podiatrist7.0 in each bandMust have registration (or approval in principle) from the Podiatry Board of Australia.
251214Sonographer7.0 in each band
252712Speech Pathologist6.0 in each band

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