Information for employers
Skilled Migrant Employment Register
What visas can I support?
Attract overseas workers
In this section, local employers in Western Australia can find out which visa pathways they can support. There are also helpful hints on how to attract overseas workers, and a wealth of information on the
State nominated pathway.
Resources for employers
Need to retain a skilled workforce that can help you reach your business goals?
The new Skilled Migrant Employment Register is a free initiative linking employers with skilled migrants who have indicated they are seeking employment in Western Australia.
Visit the Skilled Migrant Employment Register page for more information.
The Jobs and Skills WA website offers useful information, templates, links and resources for employers, businesses and industry. These resources offer a collection of information and targeted strategies around key areas such as recruitment, training and retention.
For more information visit the Jobs and Skills WA resources for employers page.
For more information on the labour market profile of Western Australia, visit
Working in Western Australia.
Free Skilled Migrant Employment Register now available!
18 July 2022
The new Skilled Migrant Employment Register is a free initiative supporting employers and skilled migrants to connect to build the Western Australian workforce.
Skilled migrants seeking employment can indicate their interest to connect with the Western Australian workforce by completing the registration form. Once registered, de-identified details are published on the Skilled Migrant Employment Register, indicating to employers the interest to gain employment in Western Australia.
Employers have the opportunity to review the Skilled Migrant Employment Register to identify talent that may align with their business needs, and connect with a skilled migrant.
For more information, visit Skilled Migrant Employment Register.
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