FACTFILE on... emigrating
TO emigrate permanently to Australia, people need to be trained in a skill which is on the Government’s list.
It ranges from otorhinolaryngologists, or ear, nose and throat specialists, to shipwrights, from plasterers to bricklayers and from motorcycle mechanics to telecommunications network planners.
The Australian Government assesses applicants on a points basis before awarding a visa.
To make an application or for more information visit www.immi.gov.au