1. 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...
  2. M

    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...
  3. 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.
  4. J

    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...
  5. LondonJapanAus

    Submitting ACS with 10 years relevant experience, but no recognised degree.

    I've seen varying question on the topic of peoples degree not being considered, but I have the following scenario: No formal bachelors degree or anything that would award points except an A level from the UK (I don't think these are considered), began working at 17 in relevant IT background...
  6. A

    Which code has better chances of invitation - 261313 or 261111

    Hi All, I was curious to understand which of the codes, 261313 (Software Engg) or 261111 (ICT Business Anlayst) have a better chance of invitation in 2019-20. I realize that the ceiling/quota for 261313 is higher but I would presume that the number of applicants would also be proportionally...
  7. B

    189 - 2613 ICT with 80 points. Any hope?

    G'day peeps, I've submitted my EOI for 2613 category earlier this September with 80 points and I'll be having another 5 points after 16th of November. I know that there will be no hope of picking up my EOI until December, but do you think after December I stand a chance. Most of the singles...
  8. X

    By when must you have the number of points you claimed on the EOI?

    When I claim points on a 189 EOI, do I have to have the points on the day I lodge the EOI, the day I am invited to apply, or on the day I apply for the visa after invitation? For example, let's suppose I am to graduate with a Masters by research on December the 30th. That will allow me to claim...
  9. D

    Visa 189: experience questions

    Good day, I've got two questions regarding 189 visa application 1.Trying to get 5 points for 1 year of experience, but short of 3 weeks. However, I have some previous casual work experience which is 20h per week but is NOT continuous. ( 1 week 20h, 1 week completely off, and so on.) Can I...
  10. happyisland

    How to Avoid CO Contact for Online PTE Score Reports (189/190)

    Recently, there's been a lot of requests for online PTE score reports even in cases where the reports were already sent to DHA. The waiting times for 189/190 visas are already quite long, so unnecessary CO contact should be avoided at all costs. Immitracker shows there's been quite a few...
  11. A

    Subclass 189 EOI Points not updated automatically after completion of 5 years

    Hello All, I am applying for Subclass 189 Visa for 261312 (Developer Programmer). I currently have 75 points. In my skill assessment it was written (after 2 years deduction): The following employment after May 2014 is considered to equate to work at an appropriately skilled level and relevant...
  12. sandeepkamathkr

    Invitation on 11th April for 189

    Hello All, Has anyone received Invitation on 11th April for 189 , for Skill : 261313 ? I was expecting Invitation on 11th but couldn't. regards, Sandeep
  13. balajigovindarao

    Points Test Visa Changes: From November 16, 2019

    Dated: April 10, 2019 (Indian Standard Time) INFORMATION FOR AUSTRALIA VISA ASPIRANTS: 1) Reference Content-Link: https://www.anzscosearch.com/points-test-visa-changes/ 2) https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/F2019L00578 3)...
  14. ashy

    Subclass 190 Pro rata for 190 visa and 189 visa

    Hello forum members, I have been following this forum for a while. Thanks a lot for all the informative info. I have a question about pro rata, if anyone could please take the time and answer I would really appreciate. My question is does pro rata apply to both 189 and 190 visa? Or just 189...
  15. R

    ACS If you hold other vendor certifications they may be assessed on a case by case basis.

    Hi, I don't know if anyone has experience with other vendor certifications and the ACS skills assesment but here is my situation: I have achieved (current) Red Hat Certified Architect status which means I have passed 7 practical exams (Red Hat Linux, Cloudforms, OpenStack, Clustering and...
  16. A

    Subclass 189 Medicals-Diabetic

    Hi @MysticRiver My report says I am diabetic. The hospital staff said that they would be uploading the documents. Any idea whether it would affect in getting PR please?
  17. Sunkara0707

    Subclass 190 I have lodged my 190 visa for NSW & Victoria (65 + 5 (state nominated) = 70 Points) on 11 Feb 2019. When can i expect my visa for Systems Analyst

    Date Submitted: 11 Feb 2019 NSW & Victoria : 70 points 190 visa. Also applied for 189 visa with 65 points. Please share the timeline for visa grant.
  18. M

    Do I need to certify payslips

    Hi hi. With regards to supporting documents for a 189 visa I have payslips from when I was working at a hospital - (have chosen 3 per year). do they need to be certified? I have 9 years self employment I have 2x reference letters from an ot and physio A letter from my accountant and my...
  19. A

    Subclass 189 China PCC from India

    Hi People , Can anyone please tell me how to get China PCC from India. I searched a few sites and even contacted them but was not of much help. Thanks in advance!
  20. D

    Relevant experience but not claiming points in new EOI

    Hi @MysticRiver Thank you for the welcome mail. I have an 189 invitation in hand but am quite worried to proceed. ACS has considered last 6 months out of 4 years of my first employment and whole of my second employment which am presently in . However , for the first employment I do not have...