Skilled Migration Points Test
The Points Test also called General skilled migration points test is a useful way to calculate your likely score for a skilled visa The general skilled migration self-assessment test is a useful way to calculate your likely score in the Skilled Migration Points test. This page requires your browser to be running javascript to work.
Visa Subclass

Which of the following subclasses are you applying for?

Skilled Independent Subclass 189 - no sponsorship required. You must have an occupation on the new Skilled Occupations List.

Skilled Nominated Subclass 190 - requires nomination by a State or Territory Government. You must have an occupation on the Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List (CSOL).

Skilled Regional (Provisional) Subclass 489 - requires sponsorship by a relative living in a designated area or a state or territory government.

Age *

Which age band do you fit into?

English Language Ability *

How would you rate your English language ability?

Competent English:

  • 6+ in all 4 components of IELTS or
  • passport from UK, USA, Ireland, Canada or NZ

Proficient English:

  • 7+ in all 4 components of IELTS or
  • OET B Pass

Superior English:

  • 8+ in all 4 components of IELTS or
  • OET A Pass

Less than competent English

Australian Educational Qualification

Have you met the requirements for the award of degree, diploma, advanced diploma or trade qualification(s) which took at least 2 years of full-time study in Australia at an Australian institution ?

Yes: Degree, diploma advanced diploma or trade qualification(s) taking at least 2 years of full-time study in Australia.

No

Specialist Education Qualification

Have you met the requirements for the award of an Australian specialist educational qualification?

Yes: post-graduate studies at doctoral or masters (research) level in a specific field eg science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or information and communication technology taking at least 2 years of full time study in Australia. *Our Migration Specialist will confirm the specialist field

No

Qualifications

What is your highest Qualification?

20: Recognised PhD (Doctorate)

15: Recognised Bachelor degree or higher

10: Recognised Trade Qualification including

  • Diploma or Trade Certificate completed at an Australian educational institution
  • Other award or qualification recognised by the skills assessing authority

0: No Recognised Qualifications

Overseas Work Experience

Thinking about your work experience overseas, in the last 10 years, how long have you worked in your nominated occupation or closely related skilled occupation? *As specific criteria applies, our Migration Specialist will need to assess your situation to confirm number of years which can be claimed:

8 Years or more

5 Years or more

3 Years or more

Less than 3 years

Australian Work Experience

Thinking about your work experience in Australia, in the last 10 years, how long have you worked in your nominated occupation or closely related skilled occupation? *As specific criteria applies, our Migration Specialist will need to assess your situation to confirm number of years which can be claimed:

8 Years or more

5 Years or more

3 Years or more

1 Year or more

Less than one year

Partner Skill Qualifications

Check any boxes which apply to your partner or spouse

My partner is aged under 50

My partner has competent English ability

My partner can pass skills assessment in an occupation on the applicable Skilled Occupations List for my subclass.

Designated Language

I am accredited as a para-professional interpreter or translator (level 2) by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters

None of the above

Skilled Migration Points Test Results
Your score is: 25
As the pass mark for Skilled - Independent Subclass 189 is 60, you would not appear to meet the criteria for this type of visa.