NSW Skilled Migration Program


NSW Skilled Migration Program

Offshore Candidates

Following requirement will apply for the offshore located applicants seeking to apply for the NSW State Sponsorship. If you are residing offshore, you must:

  • have continuously resided offshore for the past three months, and
  • have a valid skills assessment for an occupation within an ANZSCO unit group that accepts offshore candidates these unit groups are identified with a tick under the 'Offshore' column on our NSW skilled occupation lists page.

Work experience requirement

You must have a minimum three years work experience in your nominated (or closely related) occupation for all occupations within some ANZSCO unit groups  these unit groups are identified with a tick  under the 'Experience' column on our NSW skilled occupation lists page.

This applies to all SkillSelect EOIs regardless of when they were submitted or amended. 

Note: your three years work experience must be deemed skilled employment. See our Common questions about skilled visas page for information about what employment you are eligible to claim for the purpose of NSW nomination. 

Source: https://www.nsw.gov.au/topics/visas-and-migration/skilled-visas/subclass-190

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