Migration Assessments

The AACA assesses academic qualifications awarded in Australia and overseas for the purpose of migration under the Australian Government Skilled Migration Program, for the occupation ‘Architect’, ANZSCO code 232111.

Applicants may use the outcome of the AACA’s selected assessments to support applications for the purpose of migration to Australia under the Australian Government Skilled Migration Program.

Selecting a suitable assessment

AACA Accredited Qualifications

If one of your qualifications is on the list of accredited architecture qualifications you can obtain a Skills Assessment letter through a simple verification process.

Please visit the Verification of Australian Accredited Architecture Qualification page for more details.

Other Australian Qualifications

If your Australian qualification is not on the list of accredited architecture programs, you do not qualify for the verification process. You may be eligible for the Overseas Qualifications Assessment if you have completed an overseas qualification. Please refer to the assessment page for eligibility and further details.

Other International Qualifications

Applicants with other qualifications from New Zealand, Hong Kong or Singapore are required to undertake the Overseas Qualifications Assessment or the Experienced Practitioner Assessment to obtain a Skills Assessment letter. Please refer to the assessment page for eligibility and further details.

Applicants who completed academic qualifications in architecture awarded by institutions outside of Australia are required to undertake the Overseas Qualifications Assessment or the Experienced Practitioner Assessment to obtain a Skills Assessment letter.

Please refer to the assessment page for eligibility and further details.

If one of your qualifications is on the list of accredited architecture qualifications you can obtain a Skills Assessment letter through a simple verification process. Please visit the Verification of Australian Accredited Architecture Qaulification page for more details.

Other applicants are required to undertake the Overseas Qualifications Assessment or the Experienced Practitioner Assessment to obtain a Skills Assessment letter. Please refer to the assessment page for eligibility and further details.

Outcome letter

Skills Assessment letters for migration purposes are valid for the period of three (3) years from the date of issue. 

You can submit a re-issue request via this online form. The fee is $25 and it takes approximately 10 working days to complete.
1.6% surcharge applied to all online payments. 

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SYDNEY NSW 2000

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