Age (at the time of invitation)

English language competency level

Overseas skilled employment in nominated skilled occupation or a closely related skilled occupation, at time of invitation

Australian skilled employment in nominated skilled occupation or a closely related skilled occupation, at time of invitation (Note that the maximum points awarded for any combination of overseas and Australian skilled employment is 20 points)

Educational qualifications, 15 points at time of invitation.

Australian study qualifications, at time of invitation

Other factors, at time of invitation

Nomination/Sponsorship, at time of invitation