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Matrix invitation round 15 January 2021 - Information about the nominated occupations and Matrix score invited is available HERE.

The next Canberra Matrix invitation round will be held on or before 29 January 2021. 

The ACT Critical Skills List January 2021 is published HERE.

ACT Critical Skills List

The ACT Critical Skills List is used to determine the eligibility for ACT nomination of the following programs:

• Skilled Work Regional (provisional) subclass 491 visa.

• Skilled Nominated (permanent) subclass 190 visa.


ACT Critical Skills List     

The ACT Critical Skills List was reviewed and updated on 11 January 2021.

ACT Critical Skills List January 2021        ACT Critical Skills List January 2021

The ACT Critical Skills List will be reviewed every four months and updated as required to ensure that the ACT Migration Program adapts and responds to the evolving critical skills needs of the ACT economy

Cap on Occupations

The number of ACT nomination places may be capped for each occupation on the ACT Critical Skills List. Invitations may not be issued when the monthly cap for an occupation is reached.