ACT closes their door for this financial year.
Category : Immigration News
The ACT have announced their skilled migration is closed for overseas applicants for the year.
This action does not affect Canberra-based applicants. If you are living in Canberra and working in a skilled occupation, the program is open. You are still able to apply for ACT nomination of the Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa if you meet the current nomination criteria for Canberra residents.
“Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa – closure of ACT nomination program to overseas applicants for 2015/16
The Australian Capital Territory is pleased to announce that program targets for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa have been met for the 2015/16 financial year.
Effective 18 March 2016 at 4:00pm AEST, applications for ACT nomination from overseas residents will not be accepted. If you are living overseas you are not able to apply for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa until the program reopens in July 2016.
Applications for ACT nomination already submitted before 4:00pm 18 March 2016 will be processed in queue order.”
To find out more go to the ACT website.