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Australian Points Calculator for Skilled Migration Introduction to the Points System
If you apply to migrate to Australia under the Skilled-Independent
category or the Skilled-Sponsored category, you will be assessed against a points test.
Points are awarded for:
English language ability
Australian work experience
Overseas work experience
State or Territory nomination
Designated Area Sponsorship (sponsored by an Australian relative living in a designated area - only available to provisional visa applicants)
You must score sufficient points to reach the pass mark.
The current pass marks are:
Current Pass Mark
Skilled-Independent (subclass 175)
Skilled-Sponsored (subclass 176)
Skilled-Regional Sponsored (subclass 475)
Skilled-Regional Sponsored (subclass 487)
Skilled-Independent (subclass 885)
Skilled-Sponsored (subclass 886)
Estimate Your Points With The Migration Matters Skilled Migration Points Calculator
* There is a cap of 20 points for individuals claiming both Australian and Overseas work experience.
This point's calculator should be used as a guide only.
The calculator gives you an indication of whether you will be eligible for migration under the Skilled Migration Program,
it does not guarantee that you will succeed in an application for migration to Australia.
There are other criteria that an applicant must meet as well as the points test.
Migration Matters does not guarantee that you will eligible for any visa under the
General Skilled Categories if you achieve the current pass mark by using this points test calculator.