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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 (DIBP).  
 
Please contact th​​​e staff at SMWA if you have any questions about the nomination process.

Closed occupations on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list
1 July 2016

​The following occupations on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list are now closed:

  • ANZSCO 133512 Production manager (manufacturing); and
  • ANZSCO 2141111 Ca...

Registration for recently arrived skilled migrantsRequest a review of a state nomination application
Processing time for State nomination applications (days) 5