Australia Skill Assessment for Engineers

Australia Skill Assessment for Engineers

Australia Skill Assessment for Engineers

If you are an engineer and planning to immigrate to Australia under Australia skill migrant program and this information is for you. Before you apply for Australia PR you need to do an assessment from Australia, for Engineers it is Engineers Australia. Engineers Australia is a designated body for assessing skills of engineering occupations in Australia. It provides skills assessment for Engineers with accredited qualifications or non-accredited qualifications. This is the first step towards Australia permanent residency.

What are the documents required for Engineer Skill assessment?

  • Updated Resume
  • Valid Passport
  • Any name change document
  • Recent Passport size photo
  • Degree Certificates
  • Transcript
  • English test result – IELTS, PTE, TOEFL etc.

 Checklist for non-accredited qualifications

Migrants with a non-accredited qualification must complete a Competency Demonstration Report (CDR). Candidate must show that they have the core technical engineering knowledge and has demonstrated the application. The CDR includes a statement on the continuing professional development (CPD). The CPD states that you have complete knowledge with the developments in your field of engineering. You are requested to provide the CPD in a table format which include the date, duration, venue and name of the course and organisation. The main object of the career episode is to demonstrate your engineering education and/or work experience. Each episode focuses on a specific period your engineering activity. It can include activities completed as part of your university education.

Once this is completed, you are required to analyse the career episodes with the key competency elements for the nominated engineering occupation. Below documents are required in the Summary Statement. All the document should be colour scans of the original document.

  1. Updated Resume
  2. Valid Passport
  3. Any name change document
  4. Recent Passport size photo
  5. Degree Certificates
  6. Transcript
  7. Documentary omgomg evidence of employment i.e. employment reference letter and payslips
  8. Summary Statement
  9. List of CPD
  10. 3 Careers Episode    

Competency Demonstration Report (CDR) assessment fees

MSA Fees 2020 – 2021Fee Excl. GSTFee Incl. GST
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment$265.00 (AUD)$291.50 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST)$625.00 (AUD)$687.50 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)$490.00 (AUD)$539.00 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST) + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)

Australian Accredited Engineering Qualification assessment fees

MSA Fees 2020 – 2021Fee Excl. GSTFee Incl. GST
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment$265.00 (AUD)$291.50 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST)$625.00 (AUD)$687.50 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)$490.00 (AUD)$539.00 (AUD)
Australian Engineering Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST) + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)

International Accords Qualification assessment fees

MSA Fees 2020 – 2021Fee Excl. GSTFee Incl. GST
Washington/Sydney/Dublin Accord Qualification Assessment$428.00 (AUD)$470.80 (AUD)
Washington/Sydney/Dublin Accord Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST)$788.00 (AUD)$866.80 (AUD)
Washington/Sydney/Dublin Accord Qualification Assessment + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)$653.00 (AUD)$718.30 (AUD)
Washington/Sydney/Dublin Accord Qualification Assessment + Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment (+$360 Excl. GST) + Overseas PhD Assessment (+$225 Excl. GST)$1,013.00 (AUD)$1,114.30 (AUD)

Additional assessment services fees

MSA Fees 2020 – 2021Fee Excl. GSTFee Incl. GST
Separate Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment$410.00 (AUD)$451.00 (AUD)
Separate Overseas PhD Assessment$275.00 (AUD)$302.50 (AUD)
Separate Relevant Skilled Employment Assessment + Overseas PhD Assessment$635.00 (AUD)$698.50 (AUD)

Administrative fees

MSA Fees 2020 – 2021Fee Excl. GSTFee Incl. GST
Informal Review$285.00 (AUD)$313.50 (AUD)
Formal Appeal$540.00 (AUD)$594.00 (AUD)
Standard Administration Fee$110.00 (AUD)$121.00 (AUD)
Fast Track Fee$305.00 (AUD)$335.50 (AUD)

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