NSW Subclass 190 Skilled Occupation list

NSW 190 Priority skilled occupation list – Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190)

NSW invites and nominates SkillSelect EOIs at the ANZSCO unit group level. To be eligible for NSW nomination you must be skilled in an occupation that BOTH:

  • appears within an ANZSCO unit group identified below, AND
  • is eligible for the respective visa

It is important to note that not all occupations within ANZSCO unit groups are eligible for the respective visa. It is the responsibility of the prospective migrant to ensure their occupation is eligible for the visa before obtaining a skills assessment.

Related:

New minimum point scores and skilled work experience requirement

NSW have introduced new minimum point scores and years of skilled work experience requirements in the 2022-23 financial year.

To be eligible for NSW nomination you must meet the minimum point score AND minimum years of work experience in your occupation’s ANZSCO unit group.

For example, if you are skilled as a Finance Manager (occupation code 132211), you must have a minimum point score of 110 and 3 years of eligible skilled work experience to be considered in an invitation round.

Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190)
Unit group Points Experience
1311 – Advertising, Public Relations and Sales Managers 85 3
1321 – Corporate Services Managers 70 3
1322 – Finance Managers 110 3
1323 – Human Resource Managers 70 3
1325 – Research and Development Managers 65 0
1331 – Construction Managers 80 2
1332 – Engineering Managers 80 3
1334 – Manufacturers 65 0
1335 – Production Managers 75 2
1336 – Supply, Distribution and Procurement Managers 80 3
1341 – Child Care Centre Managers 80 1
1342 – Health and Welfare Services Managers 70 3
1343 – School Principals 65 1
1351 – ICT Managers 95 0
1399 – Other Specialist Managers 70 2
1411 – Cafe and Restaurant Managers 85 2
1413 – Hotel and Motel Managers 85 2
1493 – Conference and Event Organisers 80 1
1494 – Transport Services Managers 65 1
1499 – Other Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers 85 3
2124 – Journalists and Other Writers 85 2
2211 – Accountants 110 3
2212 – Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 110 3
2223 – Financial Investment Advisers and Managers 70 3
2241 – Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians 90 2
2243 – Economists 90 1
2245 – Land Economists and Valuers 85 3
2246 – Librarians 65 3
2247 – Management and Organisation Analysts 90 2
2249 – Other Information and Organisation Professionals 85 3
2251 – Advertising and Marketing Professionals 95 2
2253 – Public Relations Professionals 80 3
2321 – Architects and Landscape Architects 100 2
2322 – Surveyors and Spatial Scientists 95 1
2323 – Fashion, Industrial and Jewellery Designers 70 1
2324 – Graphic and Web Designers, and Illustrators 85 1
2325 – Interior Designers 80 2
2326 – Urban and Regional Planners 85 0
2332 – Civil Engineering Professionals 100 1
2333 – Electrical Engineers 100 1
2334 – Electronics Engineers 100 1
2336 – Mining Engineers 90 3
2339 – Other Engineering Professionals 100 1
2342 – Chemists, and Food and Wine Scientists 95 1
2343 – Environmental Scientists 80 3
2345 – Life Scientists 95 1
2347 – Veterinarians 85 1
2411 – Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers 70 0
2414 – Secondary School Teachers 70 0
2415 – Special Education Teachers 65 0
2421 – University Lecturers and Tutors 90 2
2511 – Nutrition Professionals 65 0
2512 – Medical Imaging Professionals 80 1
2513 – Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals 70 1
2515 – Pharmacists 95 3
2524 – Occupational Therapists 80 1
2525 – Physiotherapists 85 1
2527 – Audiologists and Speech Pathologists / Therapists 65 0
2531 – General Practitioners and Resident Medical Officers 90 1
2533 – Specialist Physicians 80 2
2541 – Midwives 70 1
2542 – Nurse Educators and Researchers 65 1
2543 – Nurse Managers 65 1
2544 – Registered Nurses 85 1
2611 – ICT Business and Systems Analysts 100 2
2612 – Multimedia Specialists and Web Developers 105 1
2613 – Software and Applications Programmers 100 2
2621 – Database and Systems Administrators, and ICT Security Specialists 100 2
2631 – Computer Network Professionals 100 2
2632 – ICT Support and Test Engineers 100 1
2633 – Telecommunications Engineering Professionals 100 2
2711 – Barristers 65 0
2713 – Solicitors 95 2
2721 – Counsellors 70 1
2723 – Psychologists 65 0
2724 – Social Professionals 70 0
2725 – Social Workers 70 0
2726 – Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers 70 0
3112 – Medical Technicians 75 2
3121 – Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians 90 1
3122 – Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 90 3
3123 – Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 80 2
3129 – Other Building and Engineering Technicians 65 0
3131 – ICT Support Technicians 95 0
3211 – Automotive Electricians 65 0
3212 – Motor Mechanics 85 1
3222 – Sheetmetal Trades Workers 65 0
3223 – Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers 65 0
3232 – Metal Fitters and Machinists 70 3
3311 – Bricklayers and Stonemasons 70 3
3312 – Carpenters and Joiners 70 1
3322 – Painting Trades Workers 80 1
3333 – Roof Tilers 65 1
3341 – Plumbers 70 3
3411 – Electricians 70 3
3421 – Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics 65 0
3423 – Electronics Trades Workers 80 3
3511 – Bakers and Pastrycooks 75 2
3512 – Butchers and Smallgoods Makers 65 0
3513 – Chefs 90 3
3514 – Cooks 85 3
3613 – Veterinary Nurses 70 1
3621 – Florists 65 0
3622 – Gardeners 65 1
3623 – Sports Turf Managers and Trades Workers 65 0
3911 – Hairdressers 65 1
4112 – Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists 65 0
4113 – Diversional Therapists 65 2
4114 – Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses 80 1
4117 – Welfare Support Workers 70 0
4523 – Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials 65 0
5996 – Insurance Investigators, Loss Adjusters and Risk Surveyors 65 1

These lists are subject to change without notice.

NSW does not release information about the overall quota of nomination places, or allocation of places to each occupation.

For information about minimum eligibility criteria, and how invitation rounds work, on Skilled Nominated (Permanent) visa (subclass 190) and Information about how to apply for regional NSW nomination can be found on the Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) update page.

Select a state below to see it’s requirements:

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State and territory requirements

Each state and territory has its own list of occupations, requirements and processes you must follow.

More information about the requirements and processes on how Australian states or territories nominate applicants is available.