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Result SkillSelect Invitation-15th Round result (13th February 2015)


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Total Invitation (Announced)

Visa subclassTotal Invitations
Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) (Permanent)1200
Skilled - Regional (Subclass 489) (Provisional) - Family Sponsored100

Total Invitation (Actual)

Visa subclassTotal Invitations
Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) (Permanent)1200
Skilled - Regional (Subclass 489) (Provisional) - Family Sponsored500

Point distribution among the invitees*

Lowest point that got lucky

Visa SubclassPoints ScoreCut-off date
Skilled - Independent (Subclass 189) (Permanent)6029/01/2015 09.51 PM
Skilled - Regional (Subclass 489) (Provisional) - Family Sponsored6023/04/2014 11.56 AM

High demand Occupations:

Due to the continuing high numbers of EOIs received for the below occupations, DIAC will issue invitations for these occupations on a pro rata basis in each invitation round. These arrangements are subject to change throughout the programme year. SkillSelect first allocates available places to Skilled – Independent (Subclass 189) visas and then remaining to Skilled – Regional (Subclass 489) (Provisional – Family Sponsored) visas. If all places are taken up by Subclass 189 visas then there will be no invitations issued for Subclass 489 visas in these occupations.
  • ICT Business and Systems Analysts
  • Accountants
  • Software and Applications Programmers
The points score and the visa date of effect cut-off for the above occupations in this invitation round is as follows (for Skilled Independent subclass 189):

Occupation IDDescriptionPoints ScoreVisa date of effect
2211Accountants6029/01/2015 8:51 PM
2611ICT Business and Systems Analysts6529/01/2015 6:03 PM
2613Software and Applications Programmers6029/01/2015 9:33 PM

*Values are summarized by visual interpolation from chart for the viewers. Though the tolerance should be minimum, total perfection is not guaranteed. If you want to check the original chart posted by Immigration Australia authority, we recommend to visit SkillSelect webpage.
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