Do you want to live and work in Australia? Learn about the Accountant skills assessment.
Accountants migrating to Australia are required to complete a skills assessment before lodging a visa application.
The three professional bodies which provide skills assessments for Accountants are:
To be considered suitably qualified as an Accountant in Australia, you must have a qualification that is deemed equivalent to at least an Australian Bachelor’s Degree.
Membership of a recognised professional accounting body outside of Australia is deemed to be equivalent to an Australian Bachelor’s Degree.
To meet the educational requirements for your nominated occupation, your qualification will need to cover the following mandatory competency areas:
Applicants will also be required to have evidence of suitable English language competencies. The English language proficiency is mandatory for ALL applicants – there are no exemptions. CPA recognises the following English tests:
Occupations that are assessed are:
Migration Consultant will advise what is required to prepare an Accountant skills assessment. You will have a dedicated case processor who will work through the entire visa process with you. If you’re interested in applying for a skilled visa, Migration Consultant can help. We also work with recruiters who can advise you on the Australian job market for Accountants.