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NSW 190 Priority Skilled Occupation List


Skilled Nomination visa (subclass 190) for 2016-2017

ANZSCO Nominated Occupation Field
133111 Construction Project Manager Other
133112 Project Builder Other
133211 Engineering Manager Engineers
133513 Production Manager (Mining) Other
134111 Child Care Centre Manager Education
134211 Medical Administrator Health
134212 Nursing Clinical Director Health
134213 Primary Health Organisation Manager Health
134214 Welfare Centre Manager Health
141311 Hotel or Motel Manager Tourism & Hospitality
221111 Accountant (General) Business & Finance
221112 Management Accountant Business & Finance
221113 Taxation Accountant Business & Finance
221213 External Auditor Business & Finance
221214 InternalAuditor Business & Finance
224111 Actuary Business & Finance
224511 Land Economist Other
224512 Valuer Other
231212 Ship's Engineer Other
231213 Ship's Master Other
231214 Ship's Officer Other
232112 Landscape Architect Engineers
232212 Surveyor Engineers
232213 Cartographer Engineers
232214 Other Spatial Scientist Engineers
233111 Chemical Engineer Engineers
233112 Materials Engineer Engineers
233211 Civil Engineer Engineers
233212 Geotechnical Engineer Engineers
233213 Quantity Surveyor Engineers
233214 Structural Engineer Engineers
233215 Transport Engineer Engineers
233311 Electrical Engineer Engineers
233411 Electronics Engineer Engineers
233511 Industrial Engineer Engineers
233512 Mechanical Engineer Engineers
233513 Productionor Plant Engineer Engineers
233611 Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) Engineers
233612 Petroleum Engineer Engineers
233911 Aeronautical Engineer Engineers
233912 Agricultural Engineer Engineers
233913 Biomedical Engineer Engineers
233914 Engineering Technologist Engineers
233915 Environmental Engineer Engineers
233916 Naval Architect Engineers
234111 Agricultural Consultant Science
234112 Agricultural Scientist Science
234113 Forester Science
234611 Medical Laboratory Scientist Science
234711 Veterinarian Science
234912 Metallurgist Science
234914 Physicist Science
241111 Early Childhood (Pre-PrimarySchool) Teacher Education
241411 Secondary School Teacher Education
241511 Special Needs Teacher Education
241512 Teacher of the Hearing Impaired Education
241513 Teacher of the Sight Impaired Education
241599 Special Education Teachers nec Education
251211 Medical Diagnostic Radiographer Health
251212 Medical Radiation Therapist Health
251213 Nuclear Medicine Technologist Health
251214 Sonographer Health
251311 Environmental Health Officer Health
251312 Occupational Health & Safety Adviser Health
251411 Optometrist Health
252111 Chiropractor Health
252112 Osteopath Health
252411 Occupational Therapist Health
252511 Physiotherapist Health
252611 Podiatrist Health
252712 Speech Pathologist Health
253111 General Practitioner Health
253211 Anaesthetist Health
253311 Specialist Physician (General Medicine) Health
253312 Cardiologist Health
253313 Clinical Haematologist Health
253314 Medical Oncologist Health
253315 Endocrinologist Health
253316 Gastroenterologist Health
253317 Intensive Care Specialist Health
253318 Neurologist Health
253321 Paediatrician Health
253322 Renal Medicine Specialist Health
253323 Rheumatologist Health
253324 Thoracic Medicine Specialist Health
253399 Specialist Physicians nec Health
253411 Psychiatrist Health
253511 Surgeon (General) Health
253512 Cardiothoracic Surgeon Health
253513 Neurosurgeon Health
253514 Orthopaedic Surgeon Health
253515 Otorhinolaryngologist Health
253516 Paediatric Surgeon Health
253517 Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon Health
253518 Urologist Health
253521 Vascular Surgeon Health
253911 Dermatologist Health
253912 Emergency Medicine Specialist Health
253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Health
253914 Ophthalmologist Health
253915 Pathologist Health
253917 Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist Health
253918 Radiation Oncologist Health
253999 Medical Practitioners nec Health
254111 Midwife Health
254411 Nurse Practitioner Health
254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care) Health
254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health) Health
254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health) Health
254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency) Health
254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability) Health
254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation) Health
254418 Registered Nurse (Medical) Health
254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice) Health
254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health) Health
254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative) Health
254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical) Health
254425 Registered Nurse (Paediatrics) Health
254499 Registered Nurses nec Health
261111 ICT Business Analyst ICT
261112 Systems Analyst ICT
261311 Analyst Programmer ICT
261312 Developer Programmer ICT
261313 Software Engineer ICT
263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer ICT
263311 Telecommunications Engineer ICT
263312 Telecommunications Network Engineer ICT
271111 Barrister Business & Finance
271311 Solicitor Business & Finance
272311 Clinical Psychologist Social & Welfare Professionals
272312 Educational Psychologist Social & Welfare Professionals
272313 Organisational Psychologist Social & Welfare Professionals
272314 Psychotherapist Social & Welfare Professionals
272399 Psychologists nec Social & Welfare Professionals
272511 Social Worker Social & Welfare Professionals
312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson Engineers
312212 Civil Engineering Technician Engineers
312311 Electrical Engineering Draftsperson Engineers
312312 Electrical Engineering Technician Engineers
313211 Radio Communications Technician ICT
313212 Telecommunications Field Engineer ICT
313213 Telecommunications Network Planner ICT
313214 Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist ICT
321111 Automotive Electrician Automotive Trades
321211 Motor Mechanic (General) Automotive Trades
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic Automotive Trades
321213 Motorcycle Mechanic Automotive Trades
321214 Small Engine Mechanic Automotive Trades
322211 Sheetmetal Trades Worker Metal Trades
322311 Metal Fabricator Metal Trades
322312 Pressure Welder Metal Trades
322313 Welder (First Class) Metal Trades
323211 Fitter (General) Metal Trades
323212 Fitter and Turner Metal Trades
323213 Fitter-Welder Metal Trades
323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) Metal Trades
323313 Locksmith Metal Trades
324111 Panelbeater Automotive Trades
331111 Bricklayer Building Trades
331112 Stonemason Building Trades
331211 Carpenter and Joiner Building Trades
331212 Carpenter Building Trades
331213 Joiner Building Trades
332211 Painting Trades Worker Building Trades
333111 Glazier Other
333211 Fibrous Plasterer Building Trades
333212 Solid Plasterer Building Trades
333411 Wall & Floor Tiler Building Trades
334111 Plumber (General) Building Trades
334112 Airconditioning& Mechanical Services Plumber Building Trades
334113 Drainer Building Trades
334114 Gasfitter Building Trades
334115 Roof Plumber Building Trades
341111 Electrician (General) Building Trades
341112 Electrician (Special Class) Building Trades
341113 Lift Mechanic Building Trades
342111 Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic Building Trades
342211 Electrical Linesworker Other
342212 Technical Cable Jointer Other
342313 Electronic EquipmentTrades Worker Other
342314 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General) Other
342315 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class) Other
351111 Baker Tourism & Hospitality
351311 Chef Tourism & Hospitality
351411 Cook *2 years work commercial experience Tourism & Hospitality
394111 Cabinet Maker Building Trades
399111 Boat Builder and Repairer Other
399112 Shipwright Other
411211 Dental Hygienist Health
411212 Dental Prosthetist Health
411213 Dental Technician Health
411214 Dental Therapist Health
411411 Enrolled Nurse Health


Source: NSW Department of Industry


Published Date

June 29, 2016


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​NSW Skilled nominated migration (190) Priority List 2016 - 2017

The NSW 190 Priority Skilled Occupation List (NSW 190 List) contains the priority occupations that NSW will invite candidates under for nomination for a skilled nominated visa (subclass 190). 


  • highest ranked candidates in any given occupation receive their invitation first 
  • there are a limited number of invitations in certain occupations

​​Licensing and/or Professional Associations
In many occupations you must be registered with or obtain a license from a local authority more information.

Note: This list has been superseded.