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. 

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When you make the move to a new city or new country it's common to focus on getting a job, finding somewhere to live and getting the kids into school.

What about the fun stuff? Here's where you can learn about the activities and events to fill your weekends in Canberra!

If you're the sporting type you can participate at all levels, or relax while the professionals do their thing.

Arts and culture are covered. Canberra has many of the nations key cultural institutions and galleries all within easy reach from whereever you choose to live.

Food and wine lovers are spoilt in Canberra with a diverse range of culinary experiences and local produce.

If you fancy a spot of shopping visit the outlet centres or head to the high-end boutiques. Check out the location map to find the best spots for retail therapy.

The events scene is buzzing - you could attend an event every day of the week and still miss some! 

Find out more about our city of endless pleasures. 

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