The Department of Home Affairs (DoHA) Australia has released the statistical analysis of the 9th May 2019 “Skill Select EOI Invitation Round” results for GSM (General Skilled Migration) visa categories i.e. Subclass 189 and Subclass 489 visa.
May 9, 2019 SkillSelect Invitation round
The table below shows the number of invitations issued in the SkillSelect invitation round on 9 May 2019.
|Number||Minimum Point Score|
|Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)
|Skilled Regional (provisional) visa
For last two invitation rounds, the Department of Home Affairs (DoHA) Australia is inviting quite low number of candidates for both visa categories, which is 100 and 10 respectively for Subclass 189 and Subclass 489 visas.
Point scores and the dates of effect cut off for the pro rata occupations in the 9 May 2019 invitation round
Due to high demand, and in keeping with previous years, the below occupation groups will be subject to pro rata arrangements to make sure availability of invitations across the program year.
SkillSelect first allocates available places to Skilled – Independent visas (subclass 189) and then the remaining to Skilled – Regional (Provisional) visas (subclass 489). In case all places are taken up by subclass 189 visas then there will be no invitations issued for subclass 489 visas in these occupations.
9 May 2019 Invitation Rounds scores for pro-rata occupations are:
|Occupation ID||Description||Minimum points score||Latest date of effect
|2211||Accountants||90||01/05/2019 6:46 am|
|2212||Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers||85||28/12/2018 5:43 pm|
|2334||Electronics Engineer||85||02/05/2019 12:44 pm|
|2335||Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers||80||22/03/2019 4:31 pm|
|2339||Other Engineering Professionals||80||18/01/2019 3:13 pm|
|2611||ICT Business and System Analysts||85||03/05/2019 8:13 pm|
|2613||Software and Applications Programmers||80||10/02/2019 3:58 pm|
|2631||Computer Network Professionals||80||20/03/2019 6:53 pm|
INVITATIONS ISSUED DURING 2018-19 PROGRAM YEAR
|Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189)||1,000||2,490||2,490||4,340||4,340||2,490||2,490||1,490||1,490||100||100||22,820|
|Skilled Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 489)||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||110|
*The above figures do not include invitations issued for State and Territory Government nominated visa subclass.
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