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. 

Landscape

Canberra bushland

Australia has a spectacular collection of nature’s finest work. 

From pristine beaches, ancient rainforests, rugged mountain ranges, tropical islands, wetlands and desert plains, our beautiful natural resources provide an endless range of recreational activities from swimming to skiing. They also support a unique array of flora and fauna and more than 77 million hectares of land and 65 million hectares of marine areas are protected, including 17 World Heritage-listed sites.

Our commitment to protecting and conserving our environment and its rich and unique biodiversity ensures that we can continue to enjoy our natural assets for generations to come.