End of year shutdown
VETASSESS offices and phone lines will be closed from 21st December 2020 until 3rd January 2021. VETASSESS will continue to accept online Skills Assessment applications. However, VETASSESS personnel will not be able to respond to any emails and phone calls during this time.
VETASSESS Priority Processing service for general professional occupations will be suspended during the shutdown period. VETASSESS will not accept priority processing applications from 2nd December 2020 till 3rd January 2021, but the service will resume on January 4.
Please ensure you submit any Priority Processing applications by the close of business 1st December 2020.
Other Australian Skills Assessment applications for professional occupations will be accepted as usual.
Due to Trades Recognition Australia’s end of year shutdown, all VETASSESS Australian skills assessments completed after 9th December will not be finalised until 2021. VETASSESS will continue processing pending applications until 18th December. However, the outcomes will not be released until the second week of January.