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    ACS ACS having issue with my R&R ICT Business Analyst.

    I hope everyone is doing well; I need some advice and recommendations from the more experienced. I'm experiencing problems with the following: I completed my evaluation in ICT Business Analyst, however, I obtained a negative outcome due to my Degree completion date and R&R. I completed my...
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    189 visa 8/12/2022 Invitation round thread

    Hi everyone, I am not sure if there is already one. I would like to start this thread for people who got an invitation on the 8 of December 2022 to see/check how long is taking for most people to get their grant :) My occupation is TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK PLANNER with ANZSCO 313213 Onshore. I...
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    ACS Can I count work experience for my 189/190 prior to the ACS-determined skilled employment start date?

    Hello! I'm a software engineer with 4.5 years of recent, relevant work experience. My ACS skills assessment is currently in progress, but given that I got my BA in Computer Science in 2010, I'm anticipating that ACS will calculate that I have 2.5 years of skilled employment, netting me 0 points...
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    189 wrong date for relevant date on eoi

    Hi! Anyone have the same case as me? I put the date for employment (relevant) wrong on eoi, instead of 7 october 2020 i put 6 october 2020 (following my skill assessment date, might be because my payslip start on the 6th). And i didn’t update my eoi so my workplace still the old one when I...
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    Subclass 189 Graduate certificate of management (learning)

    Hi everyone, I am completing. my 189 application and I was wondering, when I put details for my certificate 2 of IT and graduate certificate of management, should I select the option " other qualification or award recognised by the relevant assessing authority"? It was the only option while I...
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    Updating skill assessment after expired EOI invite 189

    Hi all, I have just received an invite to 189 and I also have just found out that I have not paid attention to my skill assessment reference number. First skill assessment outcome letter from Engineers Australia came up in July 2019. So, by now that means this outcome letter is already expired...
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    Subclass 189 Mistake in EOI.

    I got an invite for 189. I by mistakenly stated that usual country of residence is India but I’m here in Australia waiting for 485 to be granted. I’m currently on bridging B. Should I proceed forward with the invite and lodge 189 visa? I haven’t claimed any points for being onshore. I’m...
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    Info subclass 189, NZ Stream - How often do they update the date?

    On the Home Affairs website (https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/skilled-independent-189/new-zealand) it says you can apply for 189 if you started living in Australia on or before 19 February 2016. How often do they update this date? Is it adjusted every year? Will...
  9. JeffreyDT

    189 New Zealand Stream Adding Partner

    Hello, I'm in a very difficult situation and was looking for some help. So I am from the USA on a 462 Work and Holiday Visa. I come to Australia specifically to be with my partner who is a New Zealand citizen. She is not an eligible new zealand citizen. She is on a 444 visa and looking to apply...
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    Subclass 189 Applying for subclass 189 / 190 / 491 under different occupation than TSS 482 occupation

    I am working under an ICT Support Engineer (263212) occupation in Austrlia on TSS 482 visa since January 2020. Now, I want to apply for PR [Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)] under occupation ICT Business Analyst (261111). Since, last 12 years my role and resposibilities are same as...
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    Construction Project Manager (133111) or Quantity Surveyor (233213)

    Hi, Having 85 points in Quantity Surveying or Having 85 Points for Construction Project Manager has the higher chances of getting an Invite? TIA
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    ACS ACS Skills Assessment for Post Australian Study.

    Hi guys, I have a question and any help would be appreciated. I had applied for my Post Australian study skills assessment under the ANZSCO Code 263111 ( Computer Network Engineer). These are the documents I submitted: 1) Passport 2) Monash University letter of completion and transcripts 3)...
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    2019-2020 Question about the 189 NZ stream visa

    Hi, my kiwi husband and I currently live in Germany and want to go back to Australia as soon as my offshore 461 visa gets granted. My husband moved To Australia in 2009, lived and worked there continuously from 2014 - 2020. We missed our first chance to apply for the 189 when we went to Germany...
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    EA Proof of R & R with Engineers Australia

    Hello, I am in the process of getting myself verified as a Control Systems Engineer for 189, 190 or the 491. I have 3 years and 10 months of experience in the field. I have worked for 2 companies including my present company at 3 different roles. I started off a project technician at the first...
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    Partner Occupation: Does the client's partner have a nominated occupation?*

    Hello, I'm trying to complete my EOI but I am unsure of how to answer this question below? "Partner Occupation Does the client's partner have a nominated occupation?* " I am Control and Automation Engineer while my wife is a pharmacist. She has a Pharm D qualification from India. The...
  16. sky1988


    Hey guys, I hope all are doing good and safe. My wife and me got our PR somewhere in early March, 2020 and then the pandemic struck. First, it was the struggle to get the PR and then the struggle to get into Australia. However, we didn't give up and managed to land in Australia despite the...
  17. Clemente

    New skills assessment needed for points?

    Hi all, I have my skills assessment outcome letter from VETASSESS for my nominated occupation. At the time the letter was issued, they have included the Points Test Advice, where the number of years assessed positively is 0.7 (they have taken my first year of employment in Australia required to...
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    Info 189 for Chemical/Materials Engineers

    Hi Everyone I’ve noticed every year the number of invites for 2331 (Chemical & Materials Engineers) are around 150 while the Occupation Ceiling is 1000 which has never reached in the past years or even got any closer. My question is why is there a cut-off for 189 on this occupation? Cut-off at...
  19. Hasan.gharaibeh

    Subclass 189 NAATI (English to Arabic)

    Hey guys lucky I found a close exam appointment in Dec, but lack of resources on the other side! Please help me if you knew tips, trips, or hacks. Please share any required materials.
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    TSS Subsequent entry visa to Permanent Resident Visa 189

    Hello, I am currently on TSS subsequent entry visa--it is sponsored by my wife's company hence I am only her dependent. I've found a permanent job here in Brisbane in line with my skill (IT) started working August 2019. I already have my ACS assessment skill and English exam. Could I apply...