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. 

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

Guidelines

Skilled Visa - guidelines for ACT 190 nomination - updated 19 January 2018

Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa

ACT nomination guidelines - Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) 
ACT nomination guidelines - Skilled Nominated (subclass 190)

PhD streamlined ACT 190 nomination

ACT Streamlined PhD 190 nomination guidelines 
ACT Streamlined PhD 190 nomination guidelines

ACT Occupation List - 18 March 2018

ACT Occupation List

ACT Occupation List 

Employer nomination - guidelines for RCB support 

Regional Certifying Body (RCB) Support -  Direct Entry Stream

Guidelines - Applying for RCB support Guidelines - Applying for RCB support

Business Skills - guidelines for ACT nomination

ACT nomination - Business Talent (permanent) (subclass 132) visa 

132 Guidelines - Significant Business: 2.8MB
132 Guidelines - Significant Business: 130kB 

132 Guidelines - Venture Capital: 2.8MB 
132 Guidelines - Venture Capital: 124kB 
 

ACT nomination - Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) (subclass 188)

188 Guidelines - Business Innovation: 2.8MB 
188 Guidelines - Business Innovation 129kB

188 Guidelines - Significant Investor: 2.8MB 
188 Guidelines - Significant Investor: 121kB 

188 Guidelines - Entrepreneur stream

188 Guidelines - Entrepreneur stream

ACT nomination - Business Innovation and Investment (permanent) (subclass 888)

888 Guidelines - Business Innovation: 2.8MB 
888 Guidelines - Business Innovation: 128kB 

888 Guidelines - Significant Investor: 2.8MB 
888 Guidelines - Significant Investor: 118kB 

Further Information