Pool and Pass mark for GSM visas

Pool and Pass mark for GSM visas

By Leila Reypour
MARN 0848264

The new legislation will increase the pool and pass mark to 65 for the following three subclasses where an application is made on or after 1 July 2018 in response to

an invitation given on or after 1 July 2018:

Skilled-Independent (Permanent) (Class SI) Subclass 189
Skilled-Nominated (Permanent) (Class SN) Subclass 190
Skilled-Regional Sponsored (Provisional) (Class SP) Subclass 489

Transitional provisions
For visa applications made on or after 1 July 2018 in response to an invitation given on or after 1 July 2018 the pool and pass mark will be 65.
For visa applications made before, on or after 1 July 2018 in response to an invitation given prior to 1 July the pool and pass mark remains at 60.