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Temporary closure in skilled applications for ICT occupations in Victoria

Due to a large volume of applications received, skilled state nomination online applications for ICT occupations will not be accepted from 1 October 2014 to 5 January 2015.

The Victoria government anticipate that this closure will be in force for three months only

The occupations affected by this are:
135112    ICT Project Manager
261111    ICT Business Analyst and 261112  Systems Analyst
261311    Analyst Programmer and 261312  Developer Programmer
261313    Software Engineer and 261314  Software Tester
261399    Software and Applications Programmers nec
262111    Database Administrator
262112    ICT Security Specialist
263111    Computer Network and Systems Engineer

This temporary closure will allow the processing of all outstanding applications and reduce the risk of delay for future applicants.

All applications currently in process, and received prior to 1 October 2014, will be assessed against current guidelines and an outcome will be provided in due course.

Applications for all other occupations eligible for Victorian Government nomination remain open.

Applicants applying under the streamlined PhD and 457 pathways are not affected by this closure and may apply with ICT occupations during this time.


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