Visa Migration Services Australia
ACT GSM program closes for overseas applicants
The ACT Migration Program under the General Skilled Migration framework (Visa Subclasses 189 - Skilled Independent and 190 - Skilled Nominated) has been closed to overseas applicants effective 23 August 2017.
For Overseas Applicants
However, overseas applicants can still apply if they meet the ACT nomination criteria and they have, either:
close ties (either family or genuine job offer) in Canberra
completed a PhD at an ACT university
For applicants who have already submitted and paid the application fee before 23 August 2017, the application will be processed in queue order.
For Canberra Residents
Applicants living in Canberra can apply for ACT 190 nominations as soon as they meet the nomination criteria.