THE ACT SKILLED MIGRATION PROGRAM IS NOW CLOSED TO OVERSEAS APPLICANTS: EFFECTIVE 23 AUGUST 2017

However, if you are living overseas and you have close ties (either family or genuine job offer) in Canberra; OR you have completed a PhD at an ACT university, you can still apply for ACT 190 nomination if you meet the criteria. 

If you have already submitted an application and paid the service fee before 23 August 2017, the application will be processed in queue order. 

CANBERRA RESIDENTS - if you are living in Canberra, you can apply for ACT 190 nomination as soon as you meet the nomination criteria. 

Arriving in Canberra

View of Canberra from Mt Ainslie

Congratulations, you've arrived in Canberra!

Use our arrival checklist to help you settle into your new life here.

If you have received ACT nomination you also have access to our some exclusive settlement services ouffered through our Welcome to Canberra team.