How to prepare your application
If you're a professional choosing to migrate to Australia, chances are you're likely to be assessed by us. We assess 360 different professional occupations, assessing your skills, experience and qualifications.
Find the VETASSESS occupation that most closely fits your skills and experience.
Match your skills and experience to your chosen occupation.
Get ready to apply by preparing all the information and documents you need.
Apply online when you’re ready. If you’re still unsure, skills assessment support is available when you need it.
If you're a tradesperson, your skills and experience will be assessed by someone who has worked in your trade and understands your skills and qualifications. VETASSES is Australia's leading assessment body for trades and we can assess 27 different trade occupations.
Everything you need to know:
For professional skilled migration
Browse the resources below to help you understand the professional skills migration assessment journey. They have essential information about the process, what fees you may need to pay and frequently asked questions.
For trades skilled migration
Are you applying for a Temporary Skills Shortage (subclass 482) or a Skilled Migration Visa (excluding 485 or TSS visas) using your trade skills to come to Australia? You’ll need a positive skills assessment from an authorised skills assessment authority, like VETASSESS. To get started, explore the links below to understand what you need to do to apply for or renew your skills assessment.
I need help, what support is available?
Help with a Skills Assessment
Skills Assessment Support (SAS) services are for migration agents, legal practitioners and prospective applicants who are yet to submit their Skills Assessment application to VETASSESS.
Help with an urgent application
For general and professional occupations, priority processing can be used to fast-track urgent applications