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NSW Skilled Occupation Lists

We invite migrants in highly skilled occupations seeking to advance their careers to apply for NSW nomination for a skilled visa.

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NSW is currently working from reduced skilled occupation lists at Home Affairs direction. The occupations NSW is currently nominating for the subclass 190 and subclass 491 visas can be found below. These lists are subject to change without notice.

Information about minimum eligibility criteria, and how invitation rounds work, can be found on our Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (subclass 190) website.

Information about how to apply for regional NSW nomination can be found on our Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) website.

For answers to our most frequently asked skilled migration questions, please see our skilled visa FAQs website.

Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (subclass 190) 

  • 133211 - Engineering Manager 

  • 134211 - Medical Administrator 

  • 134212 - Nursing Clinical Director 

  • 134214 - Welfare Centre Manager 

  • 233211 - Civil Engineer 

  • 233212 - Geotechnical Engineer 

  • 233214 - Structural Engineer 

  • 233215 - Transport Engineer 

  • 233511 - Industrial Engineer 

  • 233512 - Mechanical Engineer 

  • 233513 - Production or Plant Engineer 

  • 233911 - Aeronautical Engineer 

  • 233913 - Biomedical Engineer 

  • 233916 - Naval Architect 

  • 233999 - Engineering Professionals nec 

  • 254411 - Nurse Practitioner 

  • 254412 - Registered Nurse (Aged Care) 

  • 254413 - Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health) 

  • 254414 - Registered Nurse (Community Health) 

  • 254415 - Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency) 

  • 254417 - Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation) 

  • 254418 - Registered Nurse (Medical) 

  • 254421 - Registered Nurse (Medical Practice) 

  • 254422 - Registered Nurse (Mental Health) 

  • 254423 - Registered Nurse (Perioperative) 

  • 254424 - Registered Nurse (Surgical) 

  • 254425 - Registered Nurse (Paediatric) 

  • 254499 - Registered Nurses nec 

  • 261111 - ICT business Analyst 

  • 261112 - Systems Analyst 

  • 261311 - Analyst Programmer 

  • 261312 - Developer Programmer 

  • 261313 - Software Engineer 

  • 262112 - ICT Security Specialist 

  • 263111 - Computer Network and Systems Engineer 

  • 312211 - Civil Engineering Draftsperson 

  • 312212 - Civil Engineering Technician 

  • 312311 - Electrical Engineering Draftsperson 

  • 312312 - Electrical Engineering Technician 

  • 312999 - Building and Engineering Technicians nec 

 

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) 

  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233513 Production or Plant Engineer
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician

  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233513 Production or Plant Engineer
  • 233911 Aeronautical Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 233913 Biomedical Engineer
  • 233916 Naval Architect
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec

  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)

  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician

  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233513 Production or Plant Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233513 Production or Plant Engineer
  • 233911 Aeronautical Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 233913 Biomedical Engineer
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec

  • 133211 Engineering Manager
  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233212 Geotechnical Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233215 Transport Engineer
  • 233511 Industrial Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 233513 Production or Plant Engineer
  • 233912 Agricultural Engineer
  • 233913 Biomedical Engineer
  • 233999 Engineering Professionals nec
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
  • 254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
  • 254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
  • 254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
  • 254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
  • 254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
  • 254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
  • 254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
  • 254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
  • 254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
  • 254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
  • 254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatric)
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
  • 261311 Analyst Programmer
  • 261312 Developer Programmer
  • 261313 Software Engineer
  • 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
  • 312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312212 Civil Engineering Technician
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec

  • 233211 Civil Engineer
  • 233214 Structural Engineer
  • 233512 Mechanical Engineer
  • 254411 Nurse Practitioner
  • 254499 Registered Nurses nec
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