VETASSESS: festive season applications timeline

‘festive season changes to timelines for new applications’

VETASSESS’ website contains the following message:

Office closures

During the festive season, VETASSESS offices will close from Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen, Wednesday 2 January 2019.

Submitting New Applications

Please note festive season changes to timelines for new applications:
Priority Processing: Last applications for 2018 is 5pm (AEDT) Friday, 14 December.


Skills Assessments for General Professional Occupations: Last applications for 2018 is 12pm (AEDT) Friday, 21 December.


Skills Assessments for Trade Occupations: Last applications for 2018 is 12pm (AEDT) Friday, 21 December.
New applications for the above services will be accepted from Wednesday, 2 January 2019.


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Sergio Zanotti Stagliorio is a Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1461003). He is the owner of Target Migration in Sydney. He can be reached at

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