Immigration SA announced that the following steps will be taken:
– Once we are close to reaching the ‘high points’ category quota, the minimum points requirement will be automatically increased to 90 points.
– Once the quota is reached, the ‘high points’ category will be closed for the rest of the 17/18 program year (until 30 June 2018). Notification of this closure will be posted on our website.
From 19 February 2018 the occupations listed below are no longer available for nomination under the high points category (this applies to applications submitted on or after 19 February 2018):
132211 Finance Manager
221111 Accountant (General)
221112 Management Accountant
221113 Taxation Accountant
221213 External Auditor
222112 Finance Broker
222199 Financial Brokers nec
222211 Financial Market Dealer
222299 Financial Dealers nec
222311 Financial Investment Adviser
222312 Financial Investment Manager
225113 Marketing Specialist
The other three categories for accessing the SSL and Special Conditions occupations will still be available for applications.
This information was first published by Migration Institute of Australia Limited.