IMPORTANT: Due to the holiday season, the Skilled Migration Assessment Unit will close Monday 18 December 2017 and will reopen Monday 8 January 2018. There will be a delay in processing applications.
New postal address is GPO Box 2229, Brisbane Qld 4000, Australia
New courier address is Level 16, 40 Creek Street, Brisbane Qld 4000, Australia
Review of Assessment, Appeals & Extensions
Applicants may request for a review of the assessment, appeal against the results of their assessment, or request an extension of a positive result letter for migration purposes.
Review of Assessment
If you disagree with the assessment outcome decision made by the Institute you have 2 options available. You can:
- request to have your assessment decision reviewed. Your application for a review of a negative outcome must be lodged within 6 months of the issuing of the original result letter.
- appeal the decision if your original and/or review applications were both unsuccessful.
An additional fee of AUD$300 (plus GST where applicable) is payable to cover the costs of processing the review of assessment outcome. A review of assessment will take up to 4 weeks.
Please fill in the Application for Review of Assessment form [PDF; 229Kb] with the details of your original application and assessment.
Please note: Review of assessment will not be processed without payment.
An additional fee of AUD$700 (plus GST where applicable) is payable to cover the costs of processing the appeal, with a timeframe of up to 8 weeks.
Please fill in the Application for Appeal form [PDF; 230Kb] with the details of your appeal.
Please note: Appeals will not be processed without payment.
Request for Extension
Applicants may request a maximum 12-month extension of the assessment result if the original result has not expired.
An administrative non-refundable fee of AUD$80 (plus GST where applicable) is payable to cover the costs of processing the extension request.
Please fill in the Extension Request form [PDF; 232Kb] stating the reason for the extension.
Please note: Extension Requests will not be processed without payment.