Migrate to Australia as a Glazier
Visas and Skills Assessment

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Migrate to Australia as a Glazier

Australia has a critical shortage of Glaziers. If you are a qualified Glazier aged under 45 then you are eligible to migrate to Australia provided you can score 65 points and have a positive Skills Assessment.

How to Migrate to Australia as a Glazier

  • Be aged under 45
  • Score 65 Australian Immigration Points
  • Have a Positive Skills Assessment from Vetasses
  • Lodge an Expression of Interest
  • Receive an Invitation to Apply
  • Pay the Visa Fees
  • Pass Health and Character Checks

Can I Emigrate to Australia as a Glazier

Providing you score 65 Immigration Points and have a Positive Skills Assessment you can emigrate to Australia as a Glazier. Australian Immigration is not biased towards any region so you can apply to Emigrate to Australia as a glazier from anywhere in the World.


PR Points for Glazier Australia


Update for this month: As per the current invitation round results, Australia immigration authority is issuing Invitations to Apply to applicants who have scored 65 points or above points. Therefore 65 points are the minimum eligibility criteria but to receive an invitation currently you’ll need to be scoring 65 points.


How to Emigrate to Australia as a Glazier


With your occupation as Glazier then you are currently in demand by employers in Australia.

Our specialist Australia Trades Migration department work with all our Glazier applicants. Let us design your bespoke Migration, Recruitment & Resettlement pathway today, with no obligation.


Glazier Australia is an occupation listed on the Medium and Long term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL). Those with the right skills and qualifications as a Glazier will be able to apply for any of the visas in the Skilled Migration Program (GSM).


What Visas Can I Get to Emigrate to Australia as a Glazier


When emigrating to Australia as a Glazier you may be eligible for the Skilled Independent 189, the Skilled Nominated 190, the Skilled Regional 491.


These visas allow you and your family to


Live and work in Australia

Enter and leave without the need for further visas

Medicare Cover

Education for children without contribution

Access financial services

Own property

Sponsor other eligible family members after two years

Apply for full citizenship and dual nationality after four years


Please fill out a FREE online assessment to determine your eligibility, and to discuss the options with a specialist consultant in your Occupation Code.


Migrate to Australia as a Glazier


Every occupation on the MLTSSL and STSOL is assigned an immigration code and the code for those looking to emigrate to Australia as a Glazier is 333111. This is also known as the ANZSCO Code for a Glazier.


As you’re looking to emigrate to Australia as a Glazier you’ll be expected to be able to demonstrate practical glazing experience and extensive paperwork.


Skills Assessment for Glaziers Australia


Glaziers emigrating to Australia will need their Skills checked and verified by Vetassess with a Glazier Skills Assessment.


The Vetassess Skills Assessment Process is a Paper Based Assessment, followed by a Technical Interview and potentially a Practical Assessment. The requirements for this are onerous and include lengthy paperwork, including detailed qualifications, transcripts, and references.


Successful completion at skills assessment is demanded by Australian Immigration as part of the Australia Visa process to emigrate to Australia as a glazier, ANZSCO code 333111.


To Migrate to Australia as a Glazier you’ll have experience in these core competencies


A glazier in Australia measures, cuts, finishes, fits and installs flat glass and mirrors. And carries out the following tasks, which you will be expected to show competency in.

• determining type and dimensions of glass required
• laying glass over patterns on padded tables and in jigs
• measuring and marking glass for cutting
• examining glass and marking defective areas
• cutting along patterns and templates
• breaking off sheets and excess glass with notched tools and glass pliers
• installing glass and mirrors in windows, skylights, display cases, interior walls and ceilings
• smoothing rough edges using belt sanders and smoothing wheels
• may coat, cut, etch, trim and treat glass to achieve special effects


A glazier looking to emigrate to Australia may also be known as
Glass Beveller Australia
Glass Embosser Emigrating to Australia
Glass Etcher Australia
Glass Silverer Immigrating to Australia


We’d love to hear from you if the above ANZSCO code 333111 for Glazier is your current occupation

What are the eligibility requirements for immigrating to Australia as a Glazier?

Eligibility requirements include being aged under 45, scoring 65 points on the Australian Immigration Points Score, having the required skills, qualifications, and meeting health and character checks.

Which skilled migration visas are suitable for Glaziers in Australia?

The Skilled Independent Visa (subclass 189) is a popular choice for Glaziers who want to immigrate to Australia independently without the need for sponsorship by an Australian employer.

The Skilled Nominated Visa (subclass 190) is another attractive option for Glaziers seeking to immigrate to Australia. Unlike the subclass 189 visa the subclass 190 requires Glaziers to be nominated by an Australian state or territory government.

How do I get my Glazier skills assessed for Australian immigration purposes

The Australian assessing authority for Glaziers is Vetassess. They are responsible for evaluating your qualifications, experience and skills to ensure they meet Australian standards. For Glaziers, the assessment includes a review of your practical experience and any relevant certifications you hold.

Can I apply for permanent residency as a Glazier in Australia?

Yes, the 189 and 190 visa subclass grants Permanent Residency to holders right from the start. The PR rights and privileges awarded to you also apply to your spouse / partner and any dependents.

What are the processing times for skilled migration visas for Glaziers?

Expect the whole process to take between 7 and 16 months from absolute start of the visa process to the absolute end.

Can I include my family members in my immigration application as a Glazier?

Yes! Your immediate family members are included.

What are the best places to look for work as a Glazier in Australia?

The best places to search for Glazier jobs in Australia include major cities like Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. These cities have a great construction and lots of opportunities.

Suburban and rural areas are also excellent options for Glaziers migrating to Australia because they have a lower cost of living and a better work life balance. Smaller communities may have a demand for skilled Glaziers in residential construction and artisan woodworking.

Are there any specific websites or job boards focused on Glazier jobs in Australia?

Yes, you can use job search websites like Seek (www.seek.com.au) and Indeed (www.indeed.com.au).

These platforms  list Glazier positions across Australia.

Additionally, as a Migration Consultant LLC client you have access to our dedicated Glazier recruitment service for new migrants to Australia.