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Skilled occupation list for the immigrants in Australia

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In case that you are, looking forward to moving to Australia you must first consider the career that you would like to pursue. It is important because only then you will be able to make a decent living in another state. 

In order to find out the best occupation, you must be aware of the skilled occupation list of Australia, also known an SOL. Keep in mind that every New Year a new list is introduced Recently, from the list of 2017 to 2018 more than 200 occupations were removed from the list as well as some new skilled occupations were added as well. 

Apart from that, you must beware of the areas where you will get the job that you are looking forward to pursuing. You must know the upper limit of the job so that you will have the idea of the salary that you are going to get. It will help you to determine your financial plan that will allow you to manage your life perfectly. 

In order to get the visa, it is important that you have all the information regarding your specific occupation. It will allow you to get the information about the available vacancies. So when you will get the idea of the job opportunities you can apply for the visa based on your opportunities.

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For the skilled migration plan following is the list of top occupations that you must look for:

  • Accountant
  • Agricultural assistant
  • Anesthetist 
  • Boat builder
  • Therapist
  • Cardiologist
  • Computer engineer
  • Personal trainer
  • Education psychologist
  • Roof repairer 
  • Much more

This is a very long list. However, you have to make sure that you have the required skills before applying for the job and the visa. As well as the experience is also required to ensure the organization that, you will provide them with the services that they require. 

Keep in mind that you will have to through a proper test and interview procedure in order to get the job. As 200 occupations have been removed from the list it has closed the doors for more than 457 applicants. You have to ensure that your occupation has been displayed in the list before you apply. You will get the short-term working visa for the duration of 2 to 4 years.


In case that you are facing any issues while applying for the visa, you can hire someone professional for this job. The reason is that they will provide you with the authentic services. Immigration Department will ensure that you follow the legal process in order to help you migrate to Australia.

Make sure that you stay away from all the fake registration offices because their fake service will cause problems for you in the future. In order to find out, the best service providers make sure that you check their online reviews and ask their customers about their services, as that is the best approach.