The Department of Border Protection and Immigration (DIBP) has revealed the latest List of Skilled Occupation (SOL) for the year 2016-17.
This skilled occupation list would come into force from 1st July this year. The List of Skilled Occupations is utilized for Skilled Independent visa subclass 189, Graduate Temporary visa subclass 485 and Skilled Regional Provisional Visa subclass 489 visa applications.
The Immigration Department of Australia has also revealed its List of Consolidated Sponsored Occupations (CSOL) that is used for Skilled Nominated Visa Subclass 190, Employer Nominated Scheme visa subclass 186 and Temporary Work Skilled visa subclass 457.
In total around 115 submissions were made by the business and professional firms, employee and industry representatives and based on their submissions, occupation list is has been made that would be in demand and requires professional in future years.
Some of the lists of occupations are as follows: Construction project manager, Accountant, Electronics Engineer, Teachers, Veterinarian, General Practitioner, Nurses, Psychiatrist, Software Engineers and Social Workers etc.