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Closure of the WA State Nominated Migration Program applications for 2023-24

The number of WA applications received under the State Nominated Migration Program (SNMP) has now exceeded the available allocations for the 2023-24 program year.
WA Migration Services will stop accepting new SNMP applications from close of business on 2 February 2024.

Migration WA Portal launch

Launch of the new Migration WA Portal

As part of the State Government’s response to skills demand, the new Migration WA Portal is helping employers connect with migrants who want to join the workforce and build a life in Western Australia.

State Nominated Migration Program

2023-24 SNMP program changes

The WA Government has made changes to the requirements for the 2023-24 WA State Nominated Migration Program
State Nominated Migration Program

State Nominated Migration Program

Western Australia is currently awaiting allocation of State nomination places from the Department of Home Affairs for the 2023-24 program year.

WA Migration Services

Boosting WA's building and construction industry through skilled migration

New targeted financial support, and changes to SNMP criteria
WA Migration Services

State nomination: Process update

State nomination agreement no longer required
WA Migration Services

State nomination: Invitation rounds

Invitation rounds for 2022—23 SNMP brought forward
WA Migration Services

2022—23 State nomination program changes

Changes to requirements, and expansion of eligible occupations
WA Migration Services

Skilled Migrant Employment Register now available!

A new free initiative connecting employers and skilled migrants
WA Migration Services

2022—23 State nomination program changes

New applications being accepted, expansion of occupations under Graduate stream