The TRA enquiry line will be closed on Friday 24 March 2023 from 2.30pm (AEDST) to Tuesday 28 March 2023. The TRA enquiry line will resume operations at 10.00am (AEDST), Wednesday, 29 March 2023. In the meantime, please check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) and updated processing times on the TRA website as this may have the answer to your query.
Important Updates to the Job Ready Program processing times. TRA does not expect this to affect how long it will take to complete all stages of the JRP. Please visit our news item for more information.
Changes to automotive occupation eligibility requirements for OSAP. Please visit our news item for more information.
The Migration Skills Assessment (MSA) and Migration Points Advice (MPA) programs are currently experiencing a significant increase in application rates which is affecting processing times. Please visit our news item for more information.
These Guidelines describe the MPA program and outline the eligibility requirements in applying for points advice under the MPA program.
Before commencing your application:
You must check with Home Affairs (www.homeaffairs.gov.au) to ensure you require points advice and that TRA is the correct assessing authority for your nominated occupation.
You must read the eligibility requirements for the MPA program (refer to Section 2 of these Guidelines)
If you do not understand any part of the eligibility requirements, please contact TRA at firstname.lastname@example.org.TRA does not issue points or provide specific information on migration or visa requirements. All enquiries relating to visa and migration requirements must be directed to Home Affairs.
TRA reserves the right to amend these Guidelines as necessary. Information about changes will be posted as a news item on the TRA website.