The Victoria State Government has received a large volume of skilled visa nomination applications, and so will temporarily not be accepting applications for ICT (Information and Communications Technology) occupations.
This temporary period is anticipated to last for four months, though this may be subject to change. The period is currently set to be between November 11th 2016 and March 6th 2017.
The occupations affected by the closure are as follows:
135112 ICT Project Manager
261111 ICT Business Analyst
261112 Systems Analyst
261311 Analyst Programmer
261312 Developer Programmer
261313 Software Engineer
261314 Software Tester
261399 Software and Applications Programmers Nec
262111 Database Administrator
262112 ICT Security Specialist
263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
This period will allow current applications to be processed, thereby reducing delays to future applicants. Applications for all other occupations eligible for Victorian Government visa nomination remain open.
Click here to see the Skilled Occupations list.