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The Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development records each visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  • the user's server address
    the user's top-level domain name (eg .gov, .com, .au, .nz)
    the type of browser used to access the site
    the date and time the user accessed the site
    the pages accessed and the files downloaded
    the referring website.

This information assists the Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development to understand how the website is used and helps to keep improving information quality.

The Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development will make no attempt to identify users or their browsing activities, except where required by law.

This website may contain links to other sites. The Western Australian Department of Training and Workforce Development is not responsible for the content and the privacy practices of other websites and encourages you to examine each site's privacy policy and make your own decisions regarding its accuracy, reliability and the correctness of material and information found.

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Email management – collection of Personal Information

Your email address will be recorded only if you choose to send a message. It will be used only​ for the purpose for which you provided it and will not be added to a mailing list, unless explicitly stated. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose and will not be disclosed without your consent.

If you are asked for any other Personal Information* you will be informed how it will be used if you choose to give it.

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News


 

 

The WA Government has made changes to its migration program to support skilled workers looking to migrate to Western Australia including increasing occupations eligible for skilled migration in WA by around 60 per cent.

 

New occupations have been added to the Western Australian Skilled Migration Occupation List Schedule 1 (WASMOL Schedule 1) and the Western Australian Skilled Migration Occupation List Schedule 2 (WASMOL Schedule 2).

 

The list of newly available occupations can be found on the WA State Nomination – combined occupation list.  

 

The WA Government has also waived the $200 application fee and has made changes to the requirements for new applicants as of 1 July 2022, including:


Removal of the requirement to demonstrate sufficient funds for WA State nomination.


Reduction in the English requirements for applicants at the Manager and Professional occupation level to the "competent" level of English.


Changes to the document requirements for the WASMOL Schedule 1&2 and the Graduate Occupation lists based on the visa the applicant is being nominated for.

 

The next round of invitations to apply for WA State nomination are anticipated to be issued in the third week of September 2022.

 

 

For more information on the State Nominated Migration Program and the new requirements visit the About State nomination page.


Fun Fact
The Central Park building at 261.7 metres (51 floors) is Perth's tallest in the city.