Registered Migration Australia


ANZSCO 149113 - Registered Migration Australia

A Sports Centre Manager organises, controls and promotes the activities, facilities and resources of a sports centre. In Australia a Sports Centre Manager is a Skill Level 2 occupation.




  • Aquatic Centre Manager
  • Golf Course Manager
  • Indoor Sports Centre Manager
  • Squash Centre Manager
  • Stadium Manager
  • Tennis Centre Manager
  • Ten Pin Bowling Centre Manager


Occupation Lists
Sports Centre Manager is on the following skill lists:



This occupation is not on the following skill lists:





Group: 1491 Amusement, Fitness and Sports Centre Managers





Sports Centre Manager job description - Registered Migration Australia

The job of a Sports Centre Manager in Australia is to organise, control and promote the activities, facilities and resources of amusement, fitness and sports centres.



  • planning and organising the range and mix of entertainment, attractions, amusement machines and fitness programs to be offered by the centre
  • organising publicity to promote facilities and attract clients
  • scheduling games and competitions
  • selecting, training and supervising staff
  • ensuring facilities are properly maintained and conform to safety standards
  • may undertake coaching, fitness instruction and training of clients
  • may plan and organise catering facilities


Skill Level

Most occupations in the Sports Centre Manager unit group (Group 1491) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.


In Australia:
AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)


In New Zealand:
NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)


At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Occupations within the Sports Centre Manager Group



Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same Sports Centre Manager group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.


English Requirement


  • IELTS result with a minimum score of 6 (L, R, W), 7 in speaking and 7 overall;
  • OET result with a minimum grade B in all sections;
  • TOEFL iBT with a minimum score (L:12 R:13 W:21 S:23 overall L93);
  • PTE Academic with a minimum score of 50 (L, R, W), 65 in speaking and 65 overall


  • Australian Graduate exceptions apply in some states/territories
  • Priority Skilled Lists may apply a specific requirement in some states/territories
  • Countries exempt from submitting IELTS or OET include the UK; Canada; New Zealand; US; and Ireland


Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.



Assessment Authority


  • Sports Centre Manager is currently assessed with VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services); more info regarding assessment bodies.


Visa Caveat



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The position is not located in regional Australia

For Subclass 457 visa application this occupation is restricted to regional areas on the RSMS postcode list


Average Income

The average salary for a Sports Centre Manager in Australia is $ 80,959 for male employees and $ 56,352 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 42.5 Females: 43.2 Persons: 42.8

Source: (Group 1491) Amusement fitness and sports centre managers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016


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