Skilled Migration Selection Model also known as “SkillSelect” is mplemented by Dept. of Immigration & Citizenship Australia on July 2012. This major reform to its General Skilled Migration or GSM visa programme in the way which Australia selects skilled migrants.The Australian government has announced that they will grant visas to highest scoring applicants first which means reaching a pass mark will not be enough to guarantee a visa. If you are invited to lodge visa application If you are invited to apply for a visa, you will receive an invitation from SkillSelect. You will given 60 days to make a visa application online. Otherwise, applications received outside this timeframe will be invalid. The SkillSelect invitation will contain instructions on how you can lodge your visa application. As the online visa application system uses information from your EOI, which will stay in SkillSelect for two years from the date you submit it. You must provide evidence of your claims with your visa application. Health and character will be assessed and requested during the visa application stage.More people want to live and work at Australia. But this doesn’t mean that everyone who submits an EOI will receive an invitation to push through the visa application process. If you are not invited to apply for a visa
When you’re not invited, You may still update your details to reflect any additional qualifications or experience you may have gained within the validity of your EOI. This may increase your chances of being considered or invited by an employer.
You may receive notifications from SkillSelect notifying you of visa programs changes, that your EOI is expiring, or other information that you may find useful. After each invitation round for the points based skilled migration visas, the department will publish on the Reports page the lowest scoring points test mark that allowed an EOI to be invited for each occupation group. This will give you an indication of your potential for receiving an invitation in future rounds.