The Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business proposed the changes in Migration Occupation List from March 2020. Several occupations have been flagged for recommendation purpose and will be reviewed for upcoming year, this doesn’t represent a decision of Government. Flagged changes pointed as Traffic Signals Light i.e., Red, Orange and Green.

Red Occupations – Flagged for removal from the lists:
• Careers Counsellor
• Vehicle Trimmer
• Business Machine Mechanic
• Animal Attendants and Trainers nec
• Gardener (General)
• Hairdresser
• Wood Machinist
• Massage Therapist
• Community Worker
• Diving Instructor (Open Water)
• Gymnastics Coach or Instructor

Orange Occupations – Flagged for movement between lists:
• Automotive Electrician
• Motorcycle Mechanic
• Locksmith
• Painting Trades Worker
• Glazier
• Wall and Floor Tiler
• Cabinetmaker
• Post Office Manager
• Mechanical Engineering Drafts-person
• Real Estate Representative
• Geologist
• Sales and Marketing Manager
• ICT Project Manager
• Information and Organisation Professionals nec
• Insurance Loss Adjuster
• Procurement Manager
• Ship’s Master
• Corporate Treasurer Aged or Disabled Carer
• Nursing Support Worker
• Personal Care Assistant

Green Occupations – Flagged for addition to the lists:
• Poultry Farmer
• Baker
• Pastrycook
• Horse Trainer
• Fiter and Turner
• Sportspersons nec

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