Important Changes – Updates to Migration Points Advice Program Guidelines

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The Trades Recognition Australia (TRA) Migration Points Advice (MPA) Applicant Guidelines have been updated.

The new Guidelines reflect minor changes made to employment requirements. The new Guidelines will come into effect for new MPA applications submitted from 5 September 2022.

If you intend to apply for a MPA after 4 September 2022, you must meet the program requirements as set out in the new Migration Points Advice Applicant Guidelines, August 2022.  

Please ensure you read the relevant Guidelines and program information on the TRA website ( carefully before lodging an application.

Applicants with existing MPA program applications currently awaiting an outcome will not be affected by the changes.