WA RSMS – new certification advice checklist

WA – New checklist for applications for certification advice under the Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme

The Living in Western Australia website contains the following message:

2 November 2018
The checklist for applying for nomination certification has been amended to reflect updated criteria released by the Department of Home Affairs and comes into effect today. This will not affect applications for certification advice that have already been lodged with Migration Services.The updated criteria is listed below:
* We must be satisfied that there is a genuine need for the identified person to be employed in the position, under the direct control of the nominator. 
* We must be satisifed that the position cannot be filled by an Australian citizen or permanent resident who is living in, or would move to, the local area concerned.
* We must be satisfied that the identified person will be paid at least the annual market salary rate for the occupation.
For more information and the new checklist, see the RSMS RCB application requirements and how to be assessed page.


Disclaimer: the above is a mere reproduction of a website. The views expressed in those documents might not reflect the view of the Department, the AAT or the courts. The law or policies might have changed between the writing and reading of this article. The author of this article and Migration Law Updates disclaim any liability for any action (or omission) on their part based on any information provided (or not provided) in this article and are under no obligation to keep the general public nor practitioners informed about the matters discussed in this article or any other matters, or any future changes to any of those matters. It is the responsibility of each practitioner to obtain access to primary sources of law and policy by themselves and to carry out their own research and come to their own conclusions on legislation, case law, policies and more. This article is not intended for the general public.

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

Previous articleWorking holiday – new age limit for some countries
Next articleVETASSESS Christmas shutdown