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.

Closed occupation on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list
21 July 2015

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

ANZSCO 149413 Transport Company Manager.

If your occupation is closed you will not receive...

Current State nomination criteria and Western Australian skilled migration occupation list (WASMOL) to remain in place
21 July 2015

The Department of Training and Workforce Development is conducting a review of the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list (WASMOL).

While the review is underway, the current 2014-2015 State nominat...

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