Government Financial Assistance
The Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR) seeks to help overseas qualified professionals who are Australian citizens or permanent residents living in Australia to obtain recognition of their qualifications in Australia.
Assessment Subsidy for Disadvantaged Overseas Trained professionals (ASDOT) program: covers fees for assessments of some overseas qualifications leading to full and unconditional registration where occupations are regulated or, in other professions, the fees for an assessment required. For further information see HERE.
FEE-HELP: an Australian Government scheme to make loans to overseas-trained professionals who are undertaking bridging courses for overseas-trained professionals. For further information see HERE.