Great Demand of Healthcare Professionals in Western Australia! Apply for PR Visa now
If you are a healthcare professional, you have a great chance to get Permanent Residency and subsequently, settle in Australia. At now, the Western Australia- a major Australian state is facing the skill shortage in the healthcare sector; hence, it is inviting application from the overseas healthcare professionals to apply for nomination.
Significant Demand for Healthcare professionals in Australia
There is a great scarcity of skilled workers and professionals involved in healthcare occupations, i.e. Registered Nurse (in various domains), General practitioner, Psychiatrist, Midwife, Sonographer, Orthoptist, etc. Australia has recently revised its Skilled Occupation list and given the utmost priority to the healthcare associated occupations.
WA Revised its Skilled Occupation List
Western Australia (WA) is the major Australian state. Recently the state has revised its Skilled Occupation list, i.e. Western Australia Skilled Migration Occupation List (WASMOL) for state nomination. The earlier list had 178 occupations, however, after the recent update, new WA Occupation List only contains 18 occupations. The revised list mostly includes Health associated occupations, which clearly reflects the rising demand for this occupation in the Western Australia. Here is the list of revised Skilled Occupation list of Western Australia including Healthcare occupations.
Revised WASMOL with Healthcare Occupations
|S.NO.||ANZSCO code*||Skilled O ccu pation||Eligi ble visas||Status|
|||190 visa||489 visa|||
|11||253913||Obstetrician and Gynaecologist||Yes||Yes||Available|
|12||2539 18||Radiation Oncologist||Yes||Yes||Available|
|14||254413||Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)||||Yes||Available|
|15||254414||Registered Nurse (Community Health)||||Yes||Available|
|16||254415||Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)||||Yes||Available|
|17||254422||Registered Nurse (Mental Health)||||Yes||Available|
|18||254423||Registered Nurse (Perioperative)||||Yes||Available|
Relevant Visa Categories to Apply for PR Visa in Western Australia (WA)
Here are the relevant visa categories to move to Western Australia:
- Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 visa
This permanent visa allows you to live and work in Australia on a permanent basis. However, to apply for this visa you first need to obtain the nomination from the state of Western Australia. Choose an occupation from the above list and nominate the same to apply for the nomination from WA.
- Skilled Regional (Provisional) Subclass 489 Visa
This temporary visa allows you to live and work in Western Australia for up to four years. To apply for this visa you need to obtain the nomination from a state or territory government in regional Australia or any eligible family member residing in the regional part of the Oz.
Both the above visas are the part of point based General Skilled Migration Program Australia. Hence, the eligibility of a candidate is adjudged based on the points he/she score for profile factors, i.e. age, language skills, work experience, education, etc.
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