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Changes to SkillSelect Invitation Rounds - October 2015

21September 2015

Invitation rounds will be held twice a month from October 2015 and dates of rounds will be advised in advance. The maximum numbers of invitations to be issued in the October 2015 invitation rounds are as follows:

9 October 2015

Visa subclassMaximum number
Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) 1000
Skilled - Regional Provisional (subclass 489) 20

23 October 2015

Visa subclassMaximum number
Skilled - Independent (subclass 189) 1000
Skilled - Regional Provisional (subclass 489) 20

 

Note: This will not have any impact on state or territory government nominations for subclass 489 - Skilled Regional (Provisional) (state or territory nominated) visas and nominations for these visas can continue as normal.