ACT Subclass 190 Skilled Nominations closed to overseas applicants

Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa – Closure of ACT nomination program to overseas applicants for 2015/16

Effective immediately - The ACT Migration program is closed to all overseas residents. If you are not in Australia, you will not be able to apply for ACT nomination of a Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visa until the program reopens on 1 July 2016.
Applications for ACT nomination submitted before 4pm today will still be processed in queue order.
Please note, the current processing time is 3 - 4 months due to the large number of applications received post publication of the February 23 Occupation List.

This action does not affect Canberra based applicants. If you are living in Canberra the 190 ACT nomination program is still open if you meet the nomination criteria. The average processing time of applications from Canberra residents is 4 weeks.