Occupation List: Regional Strategic Skills List – March 2019.

Regional Strategic Skills List***

The occupations set out in the following table are the Regional Occupation List.

**Simply scroll down or “Ctrl F” to find an occupation.

Regional Occupation List








Assessing authority

1aquaculture farmer121111VETASSESS
2cotton grower121211VETASSESS
3fruit or nut grower121213VETASSESS
4grain, oilseed or pasture grower (Aus)/field crop grower (NZ)121214VETASSESS
5mixed crop farmer121216VETASSESS
6sugar cane grower121217VETASSESS
7crop farmers (nec)121299VETASSESS
8beef cattle farmer121312VETASSESS
9dairy cattle farmer121313VETASSESS
10deer farmer121314VETASSESS
11goat farmer121315VETASSESS
12horse breeder121316VETASSESS
13mixed livestock farmer121317VETASSESS
14pig farmer121318VETASSESS
15sheep farmer121322VETASSESS
16livestock farmers (nec)121399VETASSESS
17mixed crop and livestock farmer121411VETASSESS
18public relations manager131114AIM
19policy and planning manager132411VETASSESS
20project builder133112VETASSESS
21procurement manager133612AIM
22medical administrator134211VETASSESS
23regional education manager134412VETASSESS
24sports administrator139915VETASSESS
25caravan park and camping ground manager141211VETASSESS
26post office manager142115VETASSESS
27amusement centre manager149111VETASSESS
28fitness centre manager149112VETASSESS
29sports centre manager149113VETASSESS
30cinema or theatre manager149912VETASSESS
31financial institution branch manager149914VETASSESS
32human resource adviser223111VETASSESS
33workplace relations adviser223113VETASSESS
34policy analyst224412VETASSESS
35liaison officer224912VETASSESS
36market research analyst225112VETASSESS
37aeroplane pilot231111CASA
38flying instructor231113VETASSESS
39helicopter pilot231114CASA
40ship’s master231213AMSA
41multimedia designer232413VETASSESS
42wine maker234213VETASSESS
43conservation officer234311VETASSESS
44exercise physiologist234915VETASSESS
45vocational education teacher242211See subsection (2)
46environmental health officer251311VETASSESS
49intellectual property lawyer271214VETASSESS
51community arts worker272611VETASSESS
52agricultural technician311111VETASSESS
53operating theatre technician311214VETASSESS
54pathology collector311216AIMS
55construction estimator312114VETASSESS
56surveying or spatial science technician312116VETASSESS
57mechanical engineering draftsperson312511Engineers Australia
58safety inspector312611VETASSESS
59maintenance planner312911VETASSESS
60building and engineering technicians (nec)312999(a) VETASSESS; or

(b) Engineers Australia

61vehicle painter324311TRA
62floor finisher332111TRA
63electrical linesworker342211TRA
66gas or petroleum operator399212TRA
67dental hygienist411211VETASSESS
68dental therapist411214VETASSESS
69emergency service worker441211VETASSESS
70driving instructor451211VETASSESS
71funeral workers (nec)451399VETASSESS
72flight attendant451711VETASSESS
73first aid trainer451815VETASSESS
75clinical coder599915VETASSESS
76property manager612112VETASSESS
77real estate representative612115VETASSESS

Note: The Regional Occupation List only applies in relation to the classes of persons mentioned in item 4 of the table in subsection 7(1). Item 4 relates to persons who are nominated by a State or Territory government agency and are issued an invitation to apply for a Subclass 489 (Skilled—Regional (Provisional)) visa, and spouses and de facto partners as mentioned in item 4.

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