ANZSCO Code Occupation Additional Requirements Skills Assessment Authority
12 Farmers and Farm Managers
121111Aquaculture FarmerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
121311ApiaristCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
121314Deer FarmerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
121315Goat FarmerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
121316Horse BreederCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
121399Livestock Farmers necCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
13 Specialist Managers
132411Policy and Planning ManagerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
134111Child Care Centre ManagerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)TRA
134311School PrincipalProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
134412Regional Education ManagerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
134499Education Managers necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
139912Environmental ManagerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
139913Laboratory ManagerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
139915Sports AdministratorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
14 Hospitality, Retail & Service Managers
141211Caravan Park and Camping Ground ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
142115Post Office ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
149111Amusement Centre ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
149112Fitness Centre ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
149113Sports Centre ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
149413Transport Company ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
149912Cinema or Theatre ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
21 Arts & Media Professionals
211112Dancer or ChoreographerCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
211212Music DirectorCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
211213Musician (Instrumental)Competent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Preparedness to self-employVETASSESS
211299Music Professionals necCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Preparedness to self-employVETASSESS
212111Artistic DirectorCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
212212Book or Script EditorProficient Plus English (or Superior overall)VETASSESS
212312Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage)Competent EnglishVETASSESS
212315Program Director (Television or Radio)Competent EnglishVETASSESS
212316Stage ManagerCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
212317Technical DirectorCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
212318Video ProducerCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
212411CopywriterProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
212412Newspaper or Periodical EditorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
212413Print JournalistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
212415Technical WriterProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
212416Television JournalistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
212499Journalists and Other Writers necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
22 Business, Human Resource & Marketing Professionals
221111Accountant (General)Competent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsCPA / CA / IPA
221112Management AccountantCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsCPA / CA / IPA
221113Taxation AccountantCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsCPA / CA / IPA
221211Company SecretaryCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsVETASSESS
221213External AuditorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsCPA / CA / IPA
221214Internal AuditorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in field; South Australian graduates must be currently working in their field in South Australia for the last 12 monthsVETASSESS
222111Commodities TraderCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Research job opportunities for your particular specialisationVETASSESS
222199Financial Brokers necCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
222211Financial Market DealerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
222213Stockbroking DealerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
222299Financial Dealers necCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
222311Financial Investment AdviserCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
222312Financial Investment ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
223111Human Resource AdviserProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
223113Workplace Relations AdviserProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
223211ICT TrainerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; See additional instructions; 75 points requiredACS
224111ActuaryCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
224212Gallery or Museum CuratorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
224213Health Information ManagerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
224412Policy AnalystCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
224511Land EconomistCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
224512ValuerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
224611LibrarianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
224914Patents ExaminerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
225112Market Research AnalystCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
225113Marketing SpecialistCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
23 Design, Engineering, Science & Transport Professionals
231111Aeroplane PilotProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyCASA
231113Flying InstructorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
231114Helicopter PilotProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyCASA
232112Landscape ArchitectCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
232213CartographerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
232214Other Spatial ScientistCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
232311Fashion DesignerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Preparedness to self-employVETASSESS
232313Jewellery DesignerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Preparedness to self-employVETASSESS
232511Interior DesignerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
233112Materials EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233911Aeronautical EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233912Agricultural EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233913Biomedical EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233914Engineering TechnologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233915Environmental EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
233916Naval ArchitectProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
234311Conservation OfficerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234312Environmental ConsultantProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234313Environmental Research ScientistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234399Environmental Scientists necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234711VeterinarianProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)AVBC
234911ConservatorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234912MetallurgistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234913MeteorologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234915Exercise PhysiologistCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
234999Natural and Physical Science Professionals necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
24 Education Professionals
241213Primary School TeacherProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyAITSL
241311Middle School TeacherProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyAITSL
241411Secondary School TeacherProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyAITSL
242111University LecturerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
242211Vocational Education Teacher (Non-Trades)Proficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
249111Education AdviserProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
249211Art Teacher (Private Tuition)Competent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Preparedness to self-employVETASSESS
249311Teacher of English to Speakers of Other LanguagesProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
25 Health Professionals
251111DietitianProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)DAA
251112NutritionistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
251212Medical Radiation TherapistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)ASMIRT
251213Nuclear Medicine TechnologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)ANZSNM
251311Environmental Health OfficerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
251412OrthoptistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
251511Hospital PharmacistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyAPharmC
251512Industrial PharmacistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
251513Retail PharmacistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyAPharmC
251912Orthotist or ProsthetistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)AOPA
251999Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
252112OsteopathProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)ANZOC
252211AcupuncturistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyChinese Medicine Board Of Australia
252213NaturopathProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
252214Traditional Chinese Medicine PractitionerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyChinese Medicine Board Of Australia
252299Complementary Health Therapists necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
252311Dental SpecialistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); 3 years’ work experience in fieldADC
252312DentistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldADC
253311Specialist Physician (General Medicine)Proficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253312CardiologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253313Clinical HaematologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253314Medical OncologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253315EndocrinologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253316GastroenterologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253317Intensive Care SpecialistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253318NeurologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253322Renal Medicine SpecialistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253323RheumatologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253324Thoracic Medicine SpecialistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253512Cardiothoracic SurgeonProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253513NeurosurgeonProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253515OtorhinolaryngologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253516Paediatric SurgeonProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253517Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeonProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253518UrologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253521Vascular SurgeonProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253911DermatologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253912Emergency Medicine SpecialistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253913Obstetrician and GynaecologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253914OphthalmologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253915PathologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253917Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
253918Radiation OncologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)Medical Board of Australia
254211Nurse EducatorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); 5 years’ work experience in fieldANMAC
254212Nurse ResearcherProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); 3 years’ work experience in fieldANMAC
26 ICT Professionals
263311Telecommunications EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
263312Telecommunications Network EngineerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; 3 years’ work experience in fieldEngineers Australia
27 Legal, Social & Welfare Professionals
271111BarristerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Also refer to the Law Society requirementsSLAA
271214Intellectual Property LawyerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa only; Also refer to the Law Society requirementsVETASSESS
271299Judicial and Other Legal Professionals necProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)VETASSESS
271311SolicitorProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Also refer to the Law Society requirementsSLAA
272111Careers CounsellorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
272112Drug and Alcohol CounsellorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
272113Family and Marriage CounsellorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
272313Organisational PsychologistProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall)APS
272412InterpreterCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa only; Research job opportunities for your language specialisationNAATI
272413TranslatorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa only; Research job opportunities for your language specialisationNAATI
272611Community Arts WorkerCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
31 Engineering, ICT & Science Technicians
311211Anaesthetic TechnicianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
311212Cardiac TechnicianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
311214Operating Theatre TechnicianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
311312Meat InspectorCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
311399Primary Products Inspectors necCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
312113Building InspectorCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
312114Construction EstimatorCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
312116Surveying or Spatial Science TechnicianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
312199Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians necCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
312511Mechanical Engineering DraftspersonCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyEngineers Australia
312512Mechanical Engineering TechnicianCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall); Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
313211Radiocommunications TechnicianCompetent EnglishTRA
313212Telecommunications Field EngineerCompetent EnglishEngineers Australia
313213Telecommunications Network PlannerCompetent EnglishEngineers Australia
313214Telecommunications Technical Officer or TechnologistCompetent EnglishEngineers Australia
32 Automotive & Engineering Trades Workers
322113FarrierCompetent EnglishTRA
323111Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)Competent EnglishTRA
323112Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)Competent EnglishTRA
323113Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Structures)Competent EnglishTRA
323313LocksmithCompetent EnglishTRA
323314Precision Instrument Maker and RepairerCompetent EnglishTRA
33 Construction Trades Workers
334113DrainerCompetent EnglishTRA
334114GasfitterCompetent English; Please contact Immigration SA before applyingTRA
334115Roof PlumberCompetent EnglishTRA
34 Electrotechnology & Telecommunications Trades Workers
341112Electrician (Special Class)Competent EnglishTRA
342212Technical Cable JointerCompetent EnglishTRA
342411Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)Competent EnglishTRA
36 Skilled Animal & Horticultural Workers
361111Dog Handler or TrainerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
361112Horse TrainerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
361114ZookeeperCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
361199Animal Attendants and Trainers necCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
361311Veterinary NurseCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
362111FloristCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
39 Other Technicians & Trades Workers
392111Print FinisherCompetent EnglishTRA
392311Printing MachinistCompetent EnglishTRA
393311UpholstererCompetent EnglishTRA
394211Furniture FinisherCompetent EnglishTRA
394213Wood MachinistCompetent EnglishTRA
394299Wood Machinists and Other Wood Trades Workers necCompetent EnglishTRA
399212Gas or Petroleum OperatorCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
399213Power Generation Plant OperatorCompetent EnglishTRA
399411JewellerCompetent EnglishTRA
399512Camera Operator (Film, Television or Video)Competent EnglishTRA
399514Make Up ArtistCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
399516Sound TechnicianCompetent EnglishTRA
399599Performing Arts Technicians necCompetent EnglishVETASSESS
399611SignwriterCompetent EnglishTRA
41 Health & Welfare Support Workers
411112Intensive Care Ambulance ParamedicCompetent Plus English (or Proficient overall)VETASSESS
411611Massage TherapistCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
411715Residential Care OfficerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyACWA
44 Protective Services Workers
441211Emergency Service WorkerCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
45 Sports & Personal Service Workers
451211Driving InstructorCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
451399Funeral Workers necCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
451711Flight AttendantCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
451815First Aid TrainerProficient English (or Proficient Plus overall); Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452311Diving Instructor (Open Water)Competent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452312Gymnastics Coach or InstructorCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452313Horse Riding Coach or InstructorCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452316Tennis CoachCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452317Other Sports Coach or InstructorCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452321Sports Development OfficerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452411FootballerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
452413JockeyCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyTRA
452499Sportspersons necCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
59 Other Clerical and Administrative Workers
599612Insurance Loss AdjusterCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
599915Clinical CoderCompetent English; Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS
63 Sales Support Workers
639211Retail BuyerCompetent English; Offshore applicants Provisional 489 visa onlyVETASSESS