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Regional Certifying Body

Commerce North West is an official Regional Certifying Body (RCB) under the Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) Visa for the North West region.

These schemes are designed to help employers in regional or low growth areas of Australia fill skilled vacancies that they have been unable to fill through the local labour market by sponsoring skilled employees from overseas.


Assessment Checklist

Regional Certifying Body (RCB) Document Checklist

Form 1404

For Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (RSMS) Direct Entry stream nominations and Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (SESR) Employer Sponsored stream nominations only.


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Department of Home Affairs




The Skills Matching Database is a practical tool to link migrants with specific skilled vacancies or skill shortages in regional Australia. Applicants on the database are skilled, under 45 years of age and have good English language skills. An abridged version of the database, which does not contain applicant’s personal details, is available on the DIAC website at

For further information on Sponsored Employment visit the DIAC website or Contact Commerce North West.