Migration Skills Assessment

Important Announcements

Engineers Australia is the designated assessing authority for engineering occupations as listed by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

Engineers Australia provides the below services to prospective migrants:

  • Standard Assessment: which includes the assessed Occupation and corresponding ANZSCO code, along with the comparability of qualifications to Australian Qualifications framework
  • Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment
  • Overseas PhD Assessment

* The Relevant Skilled Employment and Overseas PhD Assessments are optional services which will assist in the subsequent claiming of points with DIBP as part of the overall migration application - see information on the points test

Applying for a Migration Skills Assessment?

Information for applicants

Information for migration agents

Please note: information provided on these sections does not apply if:

Current turnaround time

  • Non-accredited qualifications -*10 weeks from the date of receipt
  • Accredited Australian and Accord qualifications -*6 weeks from the date of receipt

*Note that this time can be highly variable depending on the number of incoming applications.

Regularly updated advice on the dates of applications under current process may be sought by sending us a blank status email request. You will receive an automatic response.

Please do NOT contact Engineers Australia within these timeframes, as it will further delay processing times for all applications.

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