The Department of Education and Training has advised that the process of updating the Skilled Occupations List (SOL) for 2017-18 has started. They are seeking expert advice and evidence about the suitability of occupations for inclusion on the SOL.
Relevant stakeholders, including representatives of industry, employee, trade and professional organisations are encouraged to make a submission from Tuesday 11 October 2016 until Friday 11 November 2016, using the online submission form. Attachments can also be added. Submissions will be published on the Department’s website, as soon as possible after the closing date.
The 2017-18 SOL will come into effect on 1 July 2017.