Skills Assessments

It is a prerequisite for skilled migration to Australia under points-based, employer-sponsored, graduate migrant, and temporary graduate visas to have your skills assessed. Skills assessments are issued by relevant skills assessing authorities. A skills assessing authority is an organisation that verifies that your skills meet the requirements for working in a specific field.

Each assessing authority has its own set of processes, timeframes, and fees. For some visa subclasses, obtaining a suitable skills assessment is required

You might need a skills assessment if you apply for the following visas and streams:

    • General Skilled Migration (GSM) visas
    • Employer Sponsored visas
    • Temporary Skill Shortage visa (TSS)

Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485)Check your occupation (ANZSCO SEARCH BOX) followed by how provisa can help you which include


  • Enquiry & Profile Check
  • Counselling & Document Preparation
  • Skill Assessment Application
  • RPL Certification