On 1 September 2021, application fees for skills assessments provided by Trade Recognition Australia for the Job Ready Program (JRP) will change as follows:
|Assessment Step||Fee ($AUD)|
|Step 1 - Provisional Skills Assessment (PSA)||$200|
|PSA Review (if required)||$200|
|Step 2 - Job Ready Employment (JRE)||$450|
|Step 3 - Job Ready Workplace Assessment (JRWA)||$2,540|
|JRWA Reassessment (if required)||$2,540|
|Step 4 - Job Ready Final Assessment||$65|
The new fees will apply to all new applicants and current JRP participants from 1 September 2021.
This means, a participant currently in any step of the program will pay the new fees for the following step from 1 September 2021. For example:
- Participants who have completed the Provisional Skills Assessment (Step 1) will pay the new fee for Job Ready Employment (Step 2)
- Participants in Step 2 will pay the new fee for the Job Ready Workplace Assessment (Step 3)
- Participants who have completed Step 3 will pay the new fee for the Job Ready Final Assessment (Step 4).