New developments in ACT occupations demand list:
ACT started accepting sponsorship applications for the ICT occupations. These occupations are under limited category and the sponsorships will be granted on a pro-rata basis based on the restrictions passed on by DIBP due to a very limited annual cap.
261311 Analyst Programmer
261312 Developer Programmer
261313 Software Engineer
261314 Software Tester
261399 Software and Applications Prog. nec
The sponsorship applications for the occupations cannot be lodged directly, an applicant needs to get a resume verification done from ACT before filing an application. These occupations will need high requirement of IELTS (7 in each component) and more years of relevant occupations.
Applicants must also check their experience is from ACT’s acceptable industries before they make plans to apply for sponsorship.