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Closure of ACT nomination program to overseas applicants for 2013/14 for Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa


Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa – Closure of ACT nomination program to overseas applicants for 2013/14

The ACT government has released to following information today:

"The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is pleased to announce that program targets for the Skilled- Nominated (subclass 190) visa have been met for the 2013/14 financial year.

Effective close of business today (25 March 2014), applications for ACT nomination from overseas residents will not be accepted.  If your clients are living overseas, they will not be able to apply for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa until the program reopens in July 2014.

If your clients are living in Canberra and working in a skilled occupation, they are still able to apply for ACT nomination of the Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa providing  they meet the current nomination criteria."

Source: Migration and Information Services | Economic Development Directorate | ACT Government

This information isaccurate on the 25 March 2014.   State or Territory Nomination/Sponsorship bodies will change requirements in an ongoing manner and all current requirements must be established prior to lodging an application. 


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At Work Visa Lawyers we are experience in assisting applicants with the Expression of Interest, State Sponsorship and Visa application process for state sponsored subclasses 190 and 489.

If you require further information regarding an application or your Australian visa options you contact our offices on (08) 7225 5091 or +61 8 7225 5091  


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