Need help with state nomination?

​​​​​The Government of Western Australia nominates eligible migrants for the Skilled Nominated and Regional (Provisional) Skilled Nominated visa categories. Skilled Migration Western Australia (SMWA) processes nominations on behalf of the State Government. If you are nominated by SMWA you are given an automatic invitation to apply for the visa from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.  
 
Please contact the staff at Skilled Migration Western Australia if you have any questions about the nomination process.

2014-2015 Western Australian skilled migration occupation list now available
8 August 2014

​The Department of Training and Workforce Development has released the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list (WASMOL) for 2014-2015.

You must have an occupation on the WASMOL to be invited to apply for State nominati...

Restricted occupation on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list
19 September 2014

​The following occupation on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list is now restricted:

ANZSCO 253112 Resident medical officer.

If your occupation is restricted you will not receive an invitation t...

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Processing time for State nomination applications (days) 30