An increase has been introduced in South Australia to the high points nomination, from 80 points to 85 points, will come into effect beginning Wednesday, April 19, 2017, from 9 am (Australian Central Standard Time). Any applications lodged prior to this date and time with not be affected. However, any applications for high points nominations submitted after this time will no longer be accepted if they do not meet the new 85 points requirement.
Changes were also made to the below-listed occupations on the Supplementary Skilled List, which are no longer available for high points nomination or chain migration nomination. Applications lodged before 1 pm on April 5, 2017 will not be affected by these changes.
- 221111 Accountant (General)
- 225113 Marketing Specialist
- 225412 Sales Representative (Medical and Pharmaceutical Products)
- 242111 University Lecturer
- 242112 University Tutor
- 251511 Hospital Pharmacist
- 251513 Retail Pharmacist
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