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
accurate on the 25 March 2014