Northern Territory Migration Occupation List (G-O)

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
334114* Gasfitter  
253111* General Medical Practitioner All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)
333111 Glazier  
391111 Hairdresser  
313111 Hardware Technician 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
134299!! Health and Welfare Services Manager nec All applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
141311 Hotel or Motel Manager  
223111!! Human Resource Advisor All applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
261111 ICT Business Analyst 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
225212 ICT Business Development Manager All offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
313112 ICT Customer Support Officer 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
135112 ICT Project Manager 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
262112 ICT Security Specialist 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
313199 ICT Support Technicians nec 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
272412 Interpreter  
362213 Landscape Gardener  
224611* Librarian  
121399 Livestock Farmers nec  
221112 Management Accountant All offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
224711 Management Consultant Offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
225113 Marketing Specialist 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
233512 Mechanical Engineer Offshore applicants must have a minimum IELTS of 7.0 overall or equivalent
322311 Metal Fabricator  
121411 Mixed Crop And Livestock Farmer  
121216 Mixed Crop Farmer  
121317 Mixed Livestock Farmer  
321211 Motor Mechanic (General)  
321213 Motorcycle Mechanic  
263112 Network 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
263113 Network Analyst 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
254311* Nurse Manager All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)
254411* Nurse Practitioner All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)
252411* Occupational Therapist All offshore applicants must have an IELTS test result with no component/band less than 7.0 (or equivalent)