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The DAMA will start from January 2022

We are glad to announce that the DAMA in the Western Australia South West will be active from January 2022. 
If you live in the below Shires
?? City of Busselton
?? City of Bunbury
?? Shire of Capel
?? Shire of Collie
?? Shire of Augusta/Margaret River
?? Shire of Boyup Brook
?? Shire of Bridgetown/Greenbushes
?? Shire of Dardanup
?? Shire of Donnybrook/Balingup
?? Shire of Harvey
?? Shire of Manjimup
?? Shire of Nannup
you may be eligible to apply for the 482 DAMA and subsequently to the 186 Direct Entry visa or you can consider the 494 Employer sponsored visa
You will need a sponsor, suitable English (5555 IELTS or 50-50-50-50 PTE) and be paid at least $53,900 per year. 

|Occupation List

There are occupations across many industries such as: 
1 – Hospitality, Accommodation, Tourism and Retail Sector
-Bar Attendant (Supervisor) 
-Café or Restaurant Manager 
-Hospitality Workers nec. 
-Retail Supervisor 
-Waiter (Supervisor) 
2 – Carers, Health and Welfare Workers  
-Aged or Disabled Carer
-Child Care Worker
-Community Worker 
-Enrolled Nurse 
-Family Support Worker 
-Nursing Support Worker
-Residential Care Worker
-Welfare Worker
-Youth Worker 
3 – Plant Operators  and Transport and Logistics
-Backhoe Operator –
-Earthmoving Plant Operator 
-Excavator Operator 
-Loader Operator
-Truck Driver (General)  
-Logging Plant Operator
-Sawmill or Timber Yard Worker

3 – Technician and Other occupations
-Metallurgical or Materials Technician 
-Sand Blaster 
-Steel Fixer 
-Tyre Fitter 

4 – Construction Industry and Engineers
-Construction Project Manager 
-Civil Engineer 
-Mechanical Engineer 
-Production or Plant Engineer 
-Transport Engineer 

5 – Dairy Industry  
– Dairy Product Maker
The above is an extract of the occupations that will be used and the final confirmed list will be released in January 2022 (this may be subject to review without any notice).
If you believe you can benefit from the DAMA, please get in contact with us and will be assisting you and your employer with the process. 


Here some of the benefit if applying for a DAMA visa in Western Australia:
  • Occupation list to include occupations not currently available for 186;
  • Occupation list to include occupations normally not included in any list for sponsorship; 
  • Access to permanent residency after 3 years; 
  • Access to more flexible requirements for skills/qualifications;
  • Age concession available (great option if you are turning 45 or you are already over 45) with applicants eligible for permanent residency if they have not turned 50 and in other cases 55. 
Get Your Visa has been successfully assisting eligible employers and employees with DAMA applications in the below areas: 
  • Northern Territory: Northern Territory Designated Area Migration Agreement
  • The Goldfields, WA: City of Kalgoorlie Boulder
  • Adelaide City Technology and Innovation Advancement: Skilled & Business Migration
  • South Australia Regional: Skilled & Business Migration

If you would like to know more about DAMA, please read the article here:

We understand the procedures and we will be helping you on finding the best way to get the selected visa. 

To get in touch with Get Your Visa to know more about the process of these visa and the DAMA in general,  just call us on (08) 6117 4152 or write us at [email protected] or click on this following like to book your appointment and we will assess your circumstances, qualifications and experience to design the best option for you and your future!

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