482 MLTSSL

Item Occupation ANZSCO Caveats
17 accountant (general) 221111 6, 19, 21
22 actuary 224111  
47 aeronautical engineer 233911  
54 agricultural consultant 234111  
48 agricultural engineer 233912  
55 agricultural scientist 234112  
198 airconditioning and mechanical services plumber 334112  
205 airconditioning and refrigeration mechanic 342111  
149 analyst programmer 261311  
28 architect 232111  
16 artistic director 212111  
11 arts administrator or manager 139911  
97 audiologist 252711  
172 automotive electrician 321111  
157 barrister 271111  
65 biochemist 234513  
49 biomedical engineer 233913  
66 biotechnologist 234514  
213 boat builder and repairer 399111  
67 botanist 234515  
187 bricklayer 331111  
212 cabinetmaker 394111  
101 cardiologist 253312  
115 cardiothoracic surgeon 253512  
190 carpenter 331212  
189 carpenter and joiner 331211  
31 cartographer 232213  
210 chef 351311 7, 8
33 chemical engineer 233111  
57 chemist 234211  
1 chief executive or managing director 111111 5
10 chief information officer 135111  
5 child care centre manager 134111  
92 chiropractor 252111  
35 civil engineer 233211  
164 civil engineering draftsperson 312211  
165 civil engineering technician 312212  
102 clinical haematologist 253313  
159 clinical psychologist 272311  
154 computer network and systems engineer 263111  
74 conservator 234911  
3 construction project manager 133111  
2 corporate general manager 111211 5
13 dancer or choreographer 211112  
123 dermatologist 253911  
150 developer programmer 261312  
128 diagnostic and interventional radiologist 253917  
174 diesel motor mechanic 321212  
199 drainer 334113  
79 early childhood (pre‑primary school) teacher 241111  
24 economist 224311  
160 educational psychologist 272312  
40 electrical engineer 233311  
166 electrical engineering draftsperson 312311  
167 electrical engineering technician 312312  
202 electrician (general) 341111  
203 electrician (special class) 341112  
207 electronic equipment trades worker 342313  
208 electronic instrument trades worker (general) 342314  
209 electronic instrument trades worker (special class) 342315  
41 electronics engineer 233411  
124 emergency medicine specialist 253912  
104 endocrinologist 253315  
4 engineering manager 133211  
53 engineering professionals (nec) 233999  
50 engineering technologist 233914  
59 environmental consultant 234312  
51 environmental engineer 233915  
12 environmental manager 139912  
60 environmental research scientist 234313  
61 environmental scientists (nec) 234399  
20 external auditor 221213  
9 faculty head 134411  
194 fibrous plasterer 333211  
181 fitter (general) 323211  
182 fitter and turner 323212  
183 fitter‑welder 323213  
58 food technologist 234212  
216 footballer 452411 25
56 forester 234113  
200 gasfitter 334114  
105 gastroenterologist 253316  
99 general practitioner 253111 24
62 geophysicist 234412  
36 geotechnical engineer 233212  
193 glazier 333111  
211 horse trainer 361112  
63 hydrogeologist 234413  
146 ICT business analyst 261111  
153 ICT security specialist 262112  
42 industrial engineer 233511  
106 intensive care specialist 253317  
21 internal auditor 221214  
191 joiner 331213  
25 land economist 224511  
29 landscape architect 232112  
64 life scientist (general) 234511  
71 life scientists (nec) 234599  
204 lift mechanic 341113  
185 locksmith 323313  
18 management accountant 221112 6, 19, 21
27 management consultant 224711 19, 21, 23
68 marine biologist 234516  
34 materials engineer 233112  
43 mechanical engineer 233512  
86 medical diagnostic radiographer 251211  
72 medical laboratory scientist 234611  
103 medical oncologist 253314  
130 medical practitioners (nec) 253999 24
87 medical radiation therapist 251212  
178 metal fabricator 322311  
184 metal machinist (first class) 323214  
75 metallurgist 234912  
76 meteorologist 234913  
69 microbiologist 234517  
131 midwife 254111  
45 mining engineer (excluding petroleum) 233611  
173 motor mechanic (general) 321211  
175 motorcycle mechanic 321213  
148 multimedia specialist 261211  
14 music director 211212  
15 musician (instrumental) 211213  
78 natural and physical science professionals (nec) 234999  
52 naval architect 233916  
107 neurologist 253318  
116 neurosurgeon 253513  
88 nuclear medicine technologist 251213  
132 nurse practitioner 254411  
6 nursing clinical director 134212  
125 obstetrician and gynaecologist 253913  
94 occupational therapist 252411  
126 ophthalmologist 253914  
90 optometrist 251411  
161 organisational psychologist 272313  
117 orthopaedic surgeon 253514  
91 orthotist or prosthetist 251912  
93 osteopath 252112  
32 other spatial scientist 232214  
118 otorhinolaryngologist 253515  
119 paediatric surgeon 253516  
108 paediatrician 253321  
192 painting trades worker 332211  
186 panelbeater 324111  
127 pathologist 253915  
46 petroleum engineer 233612  
77 physicist 234914  
95 physiotherapist 252511  
120 plastic and reconstructive surgeon 253517  
197 plumber (general) 334111  
96 podiatrist 252611  
179 pressure welder 322312  
7 primary health organisation manager 134213  
44 production or plant engineer 233513  
113 psychiatrist 253411  
162 psychologists (nec) 272399  
37 quantity surveyor 233213  
129 radiation oncologist 253918  
168 radio communications technician 313211  
133 registered nurse (aged care) 254412  
134 registered nurse (child and family health) 254413  
135 registered nurse (community health) 254414  
136 registered nurse (critical care and emergency) 254415  
137 registered nurse (developmental disability) 254416  
138 registered nurse (disability and rehabilitation) 254417  
140 registered nurse (medical practice) 254421  
139 registered nurse (medical) 254418  
141 registered nurse (mental health) 254422  
144 registered nurse (paediatrics) 254425  
142 registered nurse (perioperative) 254423  
143 registered nurse (surgical) 254424  
145 registered nurses (nec) 254499  
109 renal medicine specialist 253322  
110 rheumatologist 253323  
201 roof plumber 334115  
80 secondary school teacher 241411  
177 sheetmetal trades worker 322211  
214 shipwright 399112  
176 small engine mechanic 321214  
163 social worker 272511  
152 software and applications programmers (nec) 261399  
151 software engineer 261313  
158 solicitor 271311  
195 solid plasterer 333212  
89 sonographer 251214  
84 special education teachers (nec) 241599  
81 special needs teacher 241511  
100 specialist physician (general medicine) 253311  
112 specialist physicians (nec) 253399  
98 speech pathologist 252712  
23 statistician 224113  
188 stonemason 331112  
38 structural engineer 233214  
114 surgeon (general) 253511  
30 surveyor 232212  
147 systems analyst 261112  
19 taxation accountant 221113 6, 19, 21
82 teacher of the hearing impaired 241512  
83 teacher of the sight impaired 241513  
206 technical cable jointer 342212  
155 telecommunications engineer 263311  
169 telecommunications field engineer 313212  
156 telecommunications network engineer 263312  
170 telecommunications network planner 313213  
171 telecommunications technical officer or technologist 313214  
215 tennis coach 452316  
111 thoracic medicine specialist 253324  
39 transport engineer 233215  
85 university lecturer 242111  
121 urologist 253518  
26 valuer 224512  
122 vascular surgeon 253521  
73 veterinarian 234711  
196 wall and floor tiler 333411  
180 welder (first class) 322313  
8 welfare centre manager 134214  
70 zoologist 234518  

 

Regional Occupations s8

For Regional employers Only
ItemOccupationANZSCOCaveats (s9)
1 aquaculture farmer 121111 9, 10
2 cotton grower 121211 9, 10
3 fruit or nut grower 121213 9, 10
4 grain, oilseed or pasture grower (Aus)/field crop grower (NZ) 121214 9, 10
5 mixed crop farmer 121216 9, 10
6 sugar cane grower 121217 9, 10
7 crop farmers (nec) 121299 9, 10
8 beef cattle farmer 121312 9, 10
9 dairy cattle farmer 121313 9, 10
10 deer farmer 121314 9, 10
11 goat farmer 121315 9, 10
12 horse breeder 121316 9, 10, 23
13 mixed livestock farmer 121317 9, 10
14 pig farmer 121318 9, 10
15 sheep farmer 121322 9, 10
16 livestock farmers (nec) 121399 9, 10
17 mixed crop and livestock farmer 121411 9, 10
18 public relations manager 131114 10, 23
19 policy and planning manager 132411 10, 23
20 project builder 133112 10
21 procurement manager 133612 2, 10
22 medical administrator 134211 10
23 regional education manager 134412 10
24 sports administrator 139915 10, 23
25 caravan park and camping ground manager 141211 10
26 post office manager 142115 10
27 amusement centre manager 149111 10
28 fitness centre manager 149112 10
29 sports centre manager 149113 10
30 cinema or theatre manager 149912 10
31 financial institution branch manager 149914 10, 23
32 human resource adviser 223111 2, 6, 10
33 workplace relations adviser 223113 9, 10
34 policy analyst 224412 10
35 liaison officer 224912 2, 9, 10
36 market research analyst 225112 2, 10
37 aeroplane pilot 231111 10
38 flying instructor 231113 10
39 helicopter pilot 231114 10
40 ship’s master 231213 10, 25
41 multimedia designer 232413 2, 10
42 wine maker 234213 10
43 conservation officer 234311 10
44 exercise physiologist 234915 10
45 vocational education teacher 242211 10
46 environmental health officer 251311 10
47 dentist 252312 10
48 anaesthetist 253211 10
49 intellectual property lawyer 271214 10
50 translator 272413 10
51 community arts worker 272611 10
52 agricultural technician 311111 10
53 operating theatre technician 311214 10
54 pathology collector 311216 10
55 construction estimator 312114 10
56 surveying or spatial science technician 312116 10
57 mechanical engineering draftsperson 312511 10
58 safety inspector 312611 10
59 maintenance planner 312911 10
60 building and engineering technicians (nec) 312999 10, 23
61 vehicle painter 324311 10
62 floor finisher 332111 10
63 electrical linesworker 342211 10, 23
64 zookeeper 361114 10
65 nurseryperson 362411 10
66 gas or petroleum operator 399212 10, 25
67 dental hygienist 411211 10
68 dental therapist 411214 10
69 emergency service worker 441211 10
70 driving instructor 451211 10
71 funeral workers (nec) 451399 10
72 flight attendant 451711 10
73 first aid trainer 451815 10
74 jockey 452413 10
75 clinical coder 599915 10
76 property manager 612112 2, 10
77 real estate representative 612115 2, 10

 

Section 9 Caveats

The numbers listed in the last column of the above table correspond to the numbers listed in the below table, to exclude certain employers, people or occupations from eligibility.
 
Item Circumstance
1 The position does not require a minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience
2 The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD65,000.
3 (a) the position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD65,000; and
(b) if the nominee is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
4 (a) the position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD 80,000; and
(b) if the nominee is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
5 (a) the position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD180,001; and
(b) if the nominee is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
6 The position is a clerical, bookkeeper or accounting clerk position.
7 The position is involved in mass production in a factory setting.
8 The position is in a limited service restaurant.
9 The position predominantly involves responsibility for low‑skilled tasks.

Example 1:
Rostering, maintaining records, reception duties and allocating duties to housekeepers, porters or doorpersons.

Example 2:
Fruit picking or packing or feeding of livestock or animals.

Example 3:
Truck driving.
10 The position is not located in regional Australia (within the meaning of subregulation 5.19(16) of the Regulations).
11 The position:
(a) is based in a front‑line retail setting; or
(b) predominantly involves direct client transactional interaction on a regular basis.
12 The position:
(a) is not a full‑time position; or
(b) is not based in a therapeutic setting; or
(c) involves the provision of non‑medical relaxation massage; or
(d) is in a retail setting.
13 The position predominantly involves hairdressing or beauty therapy related non‑managerial tasks.
14 The position:
(a) is not located in a commercial building or shopping centre environment; or
(b) predominantly involves managing the provision of only one particular service to a facility or managing one particular relationship. Example:
Managing the cleaning contract for a facility but not other contracts relevant to the facility.
15 The position:
(a) is based in a front‑line retail setting; or
(b) is based in a call centre and does not require a significant technical knowledge of products; or
(c) predominantly involves selling educational courses to individual students.
16 The position relates to mobile phone repairs.
17

The position relates to mass or standardised production (as opposed to specialist production), including the following:
(a) a position based in a franchise or factory;
(b) a position that:
     (i) involves full or partial production of food product for distribution to another location; or
     (ii) predominantly involves the use of pre‑prepared food product from another location.

18 The position relates to animal husbandry, including caring for livestock on a farm
19. The position is in a business that has an annual turnover of less than AUD1,000,000
20 (a) the position is in a business that has an annual turnover of less than AUD1,000,000; and
(b) if the nominee is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
21 The position is in a business that has fewer than 5 employees.
22 a) the position is in a business that has fewer than 5 employees; and
b) if the nominee is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.
23 The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD90,000.
24 A current health workforce certificate for the position and the occupation has not been presented to the Department.
25 The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD120,000.
26 The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD80,000.
 
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