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Application for an assessment of overseas qualifications for the purpose of a migration application

Overview 

You can use this form to asess your overseas qualifications for the purpose of migration applications.

Eligibility criteria 

The Australian Government introduced reforms for skilled immigration on 1 July 2017. As part of these reforms, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection has made changes to the lists of eligible skilled occupations.

A successful immigration skills assessment does not guarantee that you will be issued with a working visa by the Department of immigration and Border Protection.

Submitting the form 

You can submit this form in person at AMSA offices, or via mail.

  1. Where applications are lodged in person, originals of supporting documents must be presented.
  2. Where applications are lodged by mail only certified true copies of supporting documents are to be attached. (Except company letters testifying sea service, these must be original documents.)

The required fee is on the schedule of charges.

Once AMSA has received a complete application and all requirements are met please allow 3 months for your application to be assessed.

Mail - The completed application, supporting documentation and fee may be sent to:
Postal Address
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Shipping Qualifications
GPO Box 2181,
Canberra City, ACT 2601, AUSTRALIA

Courier Address
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Shipping Qualifications
82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon, ACT 2612, AUSTRALIA

Last Updated: 

24 September 2018