New occupations added to Medium and Long-term skilled occupations list: 

Arts Administrator or Manager

Dancer or Choreographer

Music Director

Artistic Director

Tennis Coach

Footballer

Environmental Manager

Musician (Instrumental)

Statistician

Economist

Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum

Petroleum Engineer

Engineering Professionals nec

Chemist

Food Technologist

Environmental Consultant

Environmental Research Scientist

Environmental Scientists nec

Geophysicist

Hydrogeologist

Life Scientist (General

Biochemist

Biotechnologist

Botanist

Marine Biologist

Microbiologist

Zoologist

Life Scientists nec

Conservator

Metallurgist

Meteorologist

Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec

University Lecturer

Multimedia Specialist

Software and Applications Programmers nec

Horse Trainer

18 occupations added to the Regional Occupation List

Aquaculture Farmer

Cotton Grower

Fruit or Nut Grower

Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus)/field crop grower (NZ)

Mixed Crop Farmer

Sugar Cane Grower

Crop Farmers nec

Beef Cattle Farmer

Dairy Cattle Farmer

Mixed Livestock Farmer

Deer Farmer

Goat Farmer

Pig Farmer

Sheep Farmer

Livestock Farmers nec

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer

Dentist

Anaesthetist

27 occupations have been removed from the Short-Term Skill Shortage List

Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals

Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic

Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer

Chemical Plant Operator

Library Technician

Arts Administrator or Manager

Dancer or Choreographer

Music Director

Artistic Director

Footballer

Aquaculture Farmer

Cotton Grower

Authorised Version Explanatory Statement registered

Fruit or Nut Grower

Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower

Mixed Crop Farmer

Sugar Cane Grower

Crop Farmers nec

Beef Cattle Farmer

Dairy Cattle Farmer

Mixed Livestock

Pig Farmer

Sheep Farmer

Livestock Farmers nec

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer

Dentist

Anaesthetist

Tennis Coach

Australia’s Regional Occupation List has been expanded with 18 new occupations added to it.

Aquaculture Farmer

Cotton Grower

Fruit or Nut Grower

Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus)/field crop grower

Mixed Crop Farmer

Sugar Cane Grower

Crop Farmers nec

Beef Cattle Farmer

Dairy Cattle Farmer

Mixed Livestock Farmer

Deer Farmer

Goat Farmer

Pig Farmer

Sheep Farmer

Livestock Farmers nec

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer

Dentist

Anaesthetist