Skilled Occupation List 2016 2017 (SOL)

Skilled Occupation List  2016 2017

You should assign an occupation from the Skilled Occupations List (SOL) on the off chance that you are applying for an Independent or Family Sponsored Points Tested visa or a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) – Graduate Work Stream.

Candidates who require an abilities evaluation as a major aspect of their visa application must contact a significant surveying expert specifically to acquire an expertise appraisal. The evaluating expert will give every single vital application frames and related data identifying with the appraisal.

There will be a charge by the evaluating experts for the appraisal.

After an audit by the Department of Education and Training, another SOL was presented on 1 July 2016 with various changes to the occupations.


Occupations being added to the SOL from 1 July 2016 were:

Orthotist or Prosthetist (ANZSCO 251912)
Audiologist (ANZSCO 252711).

Occupations expelled from the SOL on 1 July 2016 were:

Mining Engineer (Excluding Petroleum) (ANZSCO 233611)
Petroleum Engineer (ANZSCO 233612)
Metallurgist (ANZSCO 234912)
Ecological Health Officer (ANZSCO 251311)
Word related Health and Safety Adviser (ANZSCO 251312)
Dental Hygienist (ANZSCO 411211)
Dental Prosthetist (ANZSCO 411212)
Dental Technician (ANZSCO 411213)
Dental Therapist (ANZSCO 411214).

The audit of the SOL did not affect the piece of the Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List (CSOL).

As a major aspect of the yearly SOL audit, there are various occupations which are “hailed” for conceivable expulsion later on. For the most part, occupations are hailed when there is developing confirmation of overabundance supply in the work showcase. For data on the audit of the 2016-17 SOL and the hailed occupations see Review of the Skilled Occupation List (SOL).

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Here is the Skilled Occupations List (SOL) made or for after July 1 2016.