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)  
234111 Agricultural Consultant  
234112 Agricultural Scientist  
342111* Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic  
323112* Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)  
121111 Aquaculture Farmer  
362212 Arborist  
252711* Audiologist  
321111 Automotive Electrician  
351111 Baker  
312113 Building Inspector  
342311* Business Machine Mechanic  
394111 Cabinetmaker  
342411* Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)  
141111 Cafe or Restaurant Manager  
331212 Carpenter  
351311 Chef  
399211 Chemical Plant Operator  
134111 Child Care Centre Manager  
411711 Community Worker  
149311 Conference and Event Organiser  
351411 Cook  
132111 Corporate Services Manager  
272199 Counsellors  
149212 Customer Services Manager  
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
411213* Dental Technician  
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic  
411712 Disabilities Services Officer  
272112 Drug and Alcohol Counsellor  
311412 Earth Science Technician  
341111* Electrician (General)  
342314* Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)  
342315* Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class)  
411411* Enrolled Nurse  
221213 External Auditor  
149913 Facilities Manager  
411713 Family Support Worker  
132211 Finance Manager  
323211 Fitter (General)  
323212 Fitter and Turner  
323213 Fitter-Welder  
234113 Forester  
121213 Fruit or Nut Grower