Northern Territory Migration Occupation List (A-F)

Some occupations on this list require a specific language skill level.

For occupations marked with * on the list, where there is a mandatory licensing or registration requirement (marked with an asterisks and shaded rows in the table), the applicant will be required to demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS 6.0 score in each band or equivalent, whichever is higher.

For occupations marked with !!, you need to have high level communication skills.

Where there are no indicators, the required level of English is at least IELTS 6 in each band or equivalent in one of the other English testing systems accepted by the Department of Home Affairs.

ANZSCO code Occupation Comments
141999 Accommodation and Hospitality Managers nec  
221111 Accountant (General) Offshore applicants must  provide evidence of having received an offer of employment by a NT employer in their nominated occupation or a closely related occupation
All offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
233911 Aeronautical Engineer  
231111* Aeroplane Pilot  
234111 Agricultural Consultant  
234112 Agricultural Scientist  
342111* Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic  
323111 Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)  
323112* Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)  
121111 Aquaculture Farmer  
362212 Arborist  
139911 Arts Administrator or Manager  
321111 Automotive Electrician  
351111 Baker  
121312 Beef Cattle Farmer  
351211 Butcher or Small goods Maker  
394111 Cabinetmaker  
342411* Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)  
141111 Cafe or Restaurant Manager  
331212 Carpenter  
351311 Chef  
312212 Civil Engineering Technician  
272311 Clinical Psychologist All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)
411711 Community Worker  
263111 Computer Network and System Engineer Offshore applicants must  provide evidence of having received an offer of employment by a NT employer in their nominated occupation or a closely related occupation
149311 Conference and Event Organiser  
133111 Construction Project Manager  
351411 Cook  
132111 Corporate Services Manager  
272199 Counsellors All offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
149212 Customer Services Manager All offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
262111 Database Administrator Offshore applicants must  provide evidence of having received an offer of employment by a NT employer in their nominated occupation or a closely related occupation
261312 Developer Programmer Offshore applicants must  provide evidence of having received an offer of employment by a NT employer in their nominated occupation or a closely related occupation
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic  
411712 Disabilities Services Officer  
411311 Diversional Therapist  
272112 Drug and Alcohol Counsellor  
311412 Earth Science Technician  
272312 Educational Psychologist All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)
342211 Electrical Linesworker  
341111* Electrician (General)  
342314* Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)  
342315* Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class)  
233411 Electronics Engineer  
133211 Engineering Manager  
411411* Enrolled Nurse  
251311 Environmental Health Officer  
221213 External Auditor  
149913 Facilities Manager  
411713 Family Support Worker  
132211 Finance Manager  
323211 Fitter (General)  
323212 Fitter and Turner  
323213 Fitter-Welder  
332111 Floor Finisher  
234113 Forester  
121213 Fruit or Nut Grower