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Applicants who have an occupation identified on the Western Australian skilled migration occupation list (WASMOL) (shown below) may be eligible for Western Australian State nomination using the following visas:

Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) or Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489).

Please check the status of your occupation on the WASMOL to see if it is currently available for State nomination.

To determine your eligibility to apply, consult the Criteria for State nomination.

State nomination applicants will have to compete with all potential employees in the Western Australian labour market to secure any available or advertised position.

 

Notes on using the WASMOL.

 

Occupations may have the following status.

Available = occupation is available for nomination
Restricted = occupation is under review and invitations will not be issued pending the outcome of the review
Closed = occupation is closed for invitations

 

Occupations are categorised as schedule 1 or schedule 2 and only a limited number of nominations are available for applicants with schedule 2 occupations on the WASMOL.

 

The occupations identified on WASMOL do not relate to any specific job vacancies, nor represent any guarantee of a job, but rather identify occupations that are considered a priority for the State.

 

Western Australian skilled migration occupation list 2013 - 2014

 

ANZSCO code * Skilled occupation Assessing authority Status Schedule

Managers         

121213 Fruit or nut grower VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121214 Grain, oilseed or pasture grower VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121216 Mixed crop farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121221 Vegetable grower VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121312 Beef cattle farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121313 Dairy cattle farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121318 Pig farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
121321 Poultry farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
121411 Mixed crop and livestock farmer VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
132311 Human resource manager AIM Available Schedule 2
133111 Construction project manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
133112 Project builder VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
133211 Engineering manager AIM Available Schedule 2
133511 Production manager (forestry) VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
133512 Production manager (manufacturing) VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
133513   Production manager (mining)  VETASSESS  Available Schedule 1
133611 Supply and distribution manager AIM Available Schedule 2
134111 Childcare centre manager TRA Available Schedule 2
134211 Medical administrator VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
135112 ICT project manager ACS Available Schedule 2
135199 ICT managers not elsewhere classified ACS Available Schedule 2
139911 Arts administrator or manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
139912 Environmental manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
149112 Fitness centre manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
149113 Sports centre manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
149311 Conference and event organiser VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
149413 Transport company manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
149913 Facilities manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2

Professionals         

223111 Human resource adviser VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
224212 Gallery or museum curator VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
224214 Records manager VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
231111   Aeroplane pilot  CASA  Available  Schedule 1
231113   Flying instructor  VETASSESS  Available  Schedule 1
231114   Helicopter pilot  CASA   Available  Schedule 1
231211 Master fisher AMSA Available Schedule 1
231212   Ship's engineer  AMSA  Available  Schedule 1
231213   Ship's master  AMSA Available Schedule 1
231214 Ship's officer AMSA Restricted Schedule 1
232111 Architect AACA Available Schedule 2
232212   Surveyor   SSSI   Available  Schedule 1
232611 Urban and regional planner VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
233111   Chemical engineer  Engineers Australia Closed Schedule 1
233211   Civil engineer  Engineers Australia  Closed  Schedule 1
233212   Geotechnical engineer  Engineers Australia Available  Schedule 1
233213 Quantity surveyor AIQS Available Schedule 2
233214 Structural engineer Engineers Australia Available Schedule 1
233215 Transport engineer Engineers Australia Available Schedule 1
233311   Electrical engineer  Engineers Australia Restricted  Schedule 1
233512   Mechanical engineer  Engineers Australia Closed Schedule 1
233513   Production or plant engineer  Engineers Australia Closed  Schedule 1
233611   Mining engineer (excluding petroleum)  Engineers Australia Available  Schedule 1
233612   Petroleum engineer  Engineers Australia Available  Schedule 1
233912 Agricultural engineer Engineers Australia Closed Schedule 1
233913 Biomedical engineer Engineers Australia Available Schedule 2
233915 Environmental engineer Engineers Australia Available Schedule 2
233999 Engineering professionals not elsewhere classified Engineers Australia Available Schedule 2
234111 Agricultural consultant VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
234112 Agricultural scientist VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
234211   Chemist   VETASSESS Closed Schedule 1
234212 Food technologist VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
234311 Conservation officer VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
234312 Environmental consultant VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
234314 Park ranger VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
234411 Geologist VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
234611   Medical laboratory scientist  AIMS Available  Schedule 1
234711 Veterinarian AVBC Available Schedule 2
241111 Early childhood (pre-primary school) teacher AITSL Available Schedule 2
241213 Primary school teacher AITSL Available Schedule 2
241411 Secondary school teacher AITSL Available Schedule 2
241511 Special needs teacher AITSL Available Schedule 1
251212 Medical radiation therapist AIR Available Schedule 1
251214 Sonographer AIR Available Schedule 1
251311 Environmental health officer VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
251312 Occupational health and safety adviser VETASSESS Available   Schedule 1
251912 Orthotist or prosthetist VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
252112 Osteopath ANZOC Available Schedule 1
252311 Dental specialist ADC Available Schedule 1
252312 Dentist ADC Available Schedule 1
252411 Occupational therapist OTC Available Schedule 2
252511 Physiotherapist APC Available Schedule 2
252712 Speech pathologist Speech Pathology Australia Available Schedule 2
253111 General medical practitioner Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253112 Resident medical officer Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253211 Anaesthetist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253311 Specialist physician (general medicine) Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253312 Cardiologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253313 Clinical haematologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253314 Medical oncologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253315 Endocrinologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253316 Gastroenterologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253317 Intensive care specialist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253318 Neurologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253321 Paediatrician Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253323 Rheumatologist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253324 Thoracic medicine specialist Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253399 Specialist physicians not elsewhere classified Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253411 Psychiatrist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253511 Surgeon (general) Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253512 Cardiothoracic surgeon Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253513 Neurosurgeon Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253514 Orthopaedic surgeon Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253516 Paediatric surgeon Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253517 Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Medical Board of Australia Available Schedule 1
253518 Urologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253521 Vascular surgeon Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253911 Dermatologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253912 Emergency medicine specialist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253913 Obstetrician and gynaecologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253914 Ophthalmologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253915 Pathologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253917 Diagnostic and interventional radiologist Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
253999 Medical practitioners not elsewhere classified Medical Board of Australia Available   Schedule 1
254111   Midwife   ANMAC  Available   Schedule 1
254211 Nurse educator VETASSESS  Available Schedule 1
254311 Nurse manager VETASSESS  Available Schedule 1
254411 Nurse practitioner ANMAC Available Schedule 2
254412   Registered nurse (aged care)  ANMAC Available    Schedule 2
254413   Registered nurse (child and family health)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254414   Registered nurse (community health)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254415   Registered nurse (critical care and emergency)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254416 Registered nurse (development disability) ANMAC  Available Schedule 2
254417   Registered nurse (disability and rehabilitation)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254421   Registered nurse (medical practice)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254422   Registered nurse (mental health)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254423   Registered nurse (perioperative)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254424   Registered nurse (surgical)  ANMAC  Available    Schedule 2
254499 Registered nurse not elsewhere classified ANMAC Available Schedule 2
262112 ICT security specialist ACS Available Schedule 2
263111 Computer network and systems engineer ACS Closed Schedule 1
263112 Network administrator ACS Available Schedule 2
263113 Network analyst ACS Available Schedule 2
272112 Drug and alcohol counsellor VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
272114 Rehabilitation counsellor VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
272311   Clinical psychologist  APS  Available    Schedule 1
272399 Psychologists not elsewhere classified APS Available Schedule 1
272413 Translator NAATI Closed Schedule 1
272511   Social worker  AASW  Available    Schedule 1
272613 Welfare worker ACWA Available Schedule 2

Technicians and trades workers

311312 Meat inspector VETASSESS  Available Schedule 2
312113 Building inspector VETASSESS  Available     Schedule 2
312114 Construction estimator VETASSESS  Available     Schedule 2
312211   Civil engineering draftsperson  VETASSESS /Engineers Australia  Available     Schedule 1
312212   Civil engineering technician  VETASSESS  Restricted     Schedule 1
312311   Electrical engineering draftsperson  Engineers Australia  Available     Schedule 1
312312   Electrical engineering technician    TRA Available     Schedule 1
312511   Mechanical engineering draftsperson  Engineers Australia   Available     Schedule 2
312912   Metallurgical or materials technician  VETASSESS  Available     Schedule 2
312913   Mine deputy  VETASSESS  Available     Schedule 2
321111 Automotive electrician TRA Available Schedule 1
321212 Diesel motor mechanic TRA Available Schedule 1
322211 Sheetmetal trades worker TRA Available Schedule 1
322312 Pressure welder TRA Available Schedule 1
322313   Welder (first class)  TRA Available     Schedule 1
323211   Fitter ((general) - including mechanical fitters and plant mechanics) TRA Available     Schedule 1
323212 Fitter and turner TRA Available     Schedule 1
323213 Fitter-welder TRA Available  Schedule 1
323214   Metal machinist (first class)  TRA Available     Schedule 1
323215 Textile, clothing and footwear mechanic TRA Available Schedule 2
324111 Panelbeater TRA Available     Schedule 1
324211 Vehicle body builder TRA Available Schedule 2
324311 Vehicle painter TRA Available     Schedule 1
331212  Carpenter   TRA Available     Schedule 2
332211  Painting trades worker TRA Available     Schedule 2
333211  Fibrous plasterer TRA Available     Schedule 2
333212  Solid plasterer TRA Available     Schedule 2
333411  Wall and floor tiler TRA Available     Schedule 2
334111  Plumber (general) TRA Available     Schedule 2
334114 Gasfitter TRA Available Schedule 2
334115 Roof plumber TRA Available Schedule 2
341111  Electrician (general) TRA Available     Schedule 1
341112 Electrician (special class) TRA Available Schedule 1
342111  Airconditioning and refrigeration mechanic TRA Available     Schedule 1
342211 Electrical linesworker TRA Available Schedule 1
342313 Electronic equipment trades worker TRA Available Schedule 2
342314 Electronic instrument trades worker (general) TRA Available Schedule 2
342315 Electronic instrument trades worker (special class) TRA Available Schedule 2
351111 Baker TRA Available Schedule 1
351112 Pastrycook TRA Available Schedule 1
351211 Butcher or smallgoods maker TRA Available     Schedule 1
351311  Chef  TRA Available     Schedule 1
361311 Veterinary nurse VETASSESS Available Schedule 1
362211 Gardener (general) TRA Available Schedule 2
394213 Wood machinist TRA Available Schedule 2
399999 Technicians and trades workers not elsewhere classified TRA Available Schedule 2

Community and personal service workers

441211 Emergency service worker VETASSESS Available Schedule 2
451211 Driving instructor VETASSESS Available Schedule 1

Notes:
*Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (Australian Bureau of Statistics).