Community Language Points for Skilled Migration

You can score an additional 5 points in the points test for skilled migration if you have "credentialed community language qualifications".

To obtain the community language points, you must be accredited by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI) at the para-professional level (Level 2) or higher. At time of writing, NAATI offered accreditation exams in the following languages:

  • Albanian
  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • Auslan
  • Bangla
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Burmese
  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Dari
  • Dinka
  • Dutch
  • Filipino
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hazaragi
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Khmer
  • Korean
  • Lao
  • Macedonian
  • Malay
  • Mandarin
  • Nepali
  • Nuer
  • Oromo
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Punjabi
  • Pushto
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Samoan
  • Serbian
  • Sinhalese
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Swahili
  • Tamil
  • Tetum
  • Thai
  • Tigrinya
  • Tongan
  • Turkish
  • Ukrainian
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese

If you would like us to check your likely eligibility for skilled migration or if you would like us to assist you with your application, you can book a consultation through our website. We will then provide you with a comprehensive preliminary assessment of your likely eligibility for skilled migration, and can discuss with you the best way to proceed with your application.

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