An overseas worker whose occupation is on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s (DIBP) Consolidated Skilled Occupation List (CSOL) will need to demonstrate their qualifications and experience that accord with Australian standards as they would also be required to do under the standard Temporary Work (Skilled) Subclass 457 visa requirements. The CSOL occupations included under the Northern Territory DAMA arrangements are:​ 

  • Aquaculture Farmer
  • Fruit or Nut Grower
  • Vegetable Grower
  • Master Fisher
  • Agricultural Technician
  • Automotive Electrician​​
  • Motor Mechanic (General)​​
  • Diesel Motor Mechanic​
  • Motorcycle Mechanic​​
  • Small Engine Mechanic​​
  • Panelbeater​​
  • Vehicle Painter​​
  • Sheetmetal Trades Worker​​
  • Metal Fabricator​​
  • Pressure Welder​
  • Welder (First Class)​​
  • Fitter (General)​​
  • Fitter and Turner​​
  • Fitter-Welder​​
  • Metal Machinist (First Class)​​
  • Bricklayer​
  • Carpenter and Joiner​​
  • Carpenter​​
  • Roof Plumber​​
  • Painting Trades Worker​​
  • Glazier​​
  • Cabinetmaker
  • Upholsterer
  • Printing Machinist​​
  • Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)
  • Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)
  • Telecommunications Cable Jointer
  • Telecommunications Linesworker​​
  • Telecommunications Technician​​
  • Baker​​
  • Pastrycook​​
  • Butcher or Smallgoods Maker​
  • Chef​​
  • Cook​​
  • Cook (Specialist Ethnic Cuisine)*​​
  • Gardener (General)​​
  • Arborist​​
  • Landscape Gardener
  • ​​Nurseryperson
  • ​​Hair and Beauty Salon Manager​​
  • Hairdresser​​
  • Sound Technician
  • Diver
  • Community Worker
  • Disabilities Services Officer
  • ​​Family Support Worker
  • Residential Care Worker
  • Youth Worker
  • Other Sports Coach or Instructor
  • Dental Therapist

*Limited to high quality dining establishments specialising in authentic ethnic cuisine.​