When moving to Australia, a skills assessment is a crucial step in the professional
occupation recognition process. It will decide whether you possess the abilities
necessary to practice your profession in Australia.

Here are the first steps you need to follow to assess your eligibility for a skilled visa
according to Australia's leading vocational education and training (VET) skills
assessment provider for both migration and national skills recognition, VETASSESS.

STEP 1: Nominate An Occupation.

Find your occupation on the VETASSESS list of qualifications and employment

STEP 2: Check Your Occupation Description.

View the Professional Occupation List to understand whether your work experience
matches the occupation description.

STEP 3: Prepare for Your Application.

If you’re still unsure about the application criteria or documents, you may get Skills
Assessment Support.
The Skills Assessment Support (SAS) is for migration agents, legal practitioners and
prospective applicants who have yet to submit their Skills Assessment application to

The SAS services aim to provide additional and tailored support to applicants and
agents and lawyers for submitting an assessment-ready application for general
professional occupations assessed by VETASSESS.

You can get support from two different SAS services:

Consultation Service

This service provides tailored information via a 30-minute phone consultation about the
VETASSESS Skills Assessment criteria for professional occupational classifications.
We provide separate services for migration agents/lawyers and for applicants.

Document Checking Service

This service checks whether the documentation you are planning to provide for a skills
assessment will be sufficient for a Skills Assessment application.
You can also learn about Priority Processing to fast-track your application.

STEP 4: Submit Your Application.

You can apply online. To avoid the hassle of making mistakes, our team would be happy to help you direct
your application for a Skilled Visa. Email: amitava@dmsmigration.com