Approved occupation list

  1. Accountant/auditor - CPA or CA qualified
  2. Actuary
  3. Administration duties - 100% office duties
  4. Air conditioning engineering - tertiary qualified, office duties only
  5. Anaesthetist
  6. Architect
  7. Archivists/curators/records managers
  8. Assistant general manager - office duties only
  9. Assistant school principal - 100% office duties
  10. Audiologist
  11. Banker - investment, commercial, merchant, credit analyst
  12. Barrister
  13. Board director
  14. Chancellor/vice chancellor
  15. Chemical industry - analytical/industrial chemist/research worker, tertiary qualified, not handling acids, explosives, radioactive materials
  16. Chemist
  17. Computer programmer
  18. Dental hygienists/dental technicians/dental therapists
  19. Dentist/dental surgeon
  20. Doctor - medical or dental
  21. Economist
  22. Engineer - tertiary qualified, consulting/office duties only, if mining - no underground work and office duties only
  23. Executive manager - office duties only
  24. Film director
  25. Film producer
  26. Financial planner
  27. General manager/chief executive - office duties only
  28. Geologist - office duties only (no field work)
  29. Government Department assistant/general manager
  30. Government Department chairperson
  31. Government Department director
  32. Government Department general manager
  33. Government Department group manager
  34. Government Department regional director
  35. Government Department secretary
  36. Human resources professionals
  37. Intelligence analysts (no field work/duties and unarmed)
  38. Lawyer
  39. Librarians
  40. Local councillor
  41. Magistrates
  42. Mathematician
  43. Mayor
  44. Medical practitioner
  45. Member of parliament
  46. Meteorologist - tertiary qualified, office or laboratory (non toxic) duties only
  47. Ombudsman
  48. Optometrist
  49. Orthodontist
  50. Parliamentary staff
  51. Pharmacist
  52. Physicist - office duties only
  53. Political analyst
  54. Psychiatrist
  55. Psychologist
  56. Radiologist
  57. School principal
  58. Scientific officer - tertiary qualified, office work only which is limited to research, collation of results and report writing
  59. Scientist - tertiary qualified, office or laboratory (non toxic) duties only
  60. Senior manager - office duties only
  61. Senior project manager - tertiary qualified, office work only
  62. Solicitor
  63. Statistician - office duties only
  64. Stock/investments broker
  65. Systems analyst
  66. Telecommunications/telephone engineer - tertiary qualified, office duties only
  67. Tertiary education teacher
  68. Town planner - tertiary qualified, office work only
  69. University and college staff - professor/reader/lecturer
  70. Veterinary surgeon - domestic pets
  1. Accountant/auditor - CPA or CA qualified
  2. Actuary
  3. Administration duties - 100% office duties
  4. Air conditioning engineering - tertiary qualified, office duties only
  5. Anaesthetist
  6. Architect
  7. Archivists/curators/records managers
  8. Assistant general manager - office duties only
  9. Assistant school principal - 100% office duties
  10. Audiologist
  11. Banker - investment, commercial, merchant, credit analyst
  12. Barrister
  13. Board director
  14. Chancellor/vice chancellor
  15. Chemical industry - analytical/industrial chemist/research worker, tertiary qualified, not handling acids, explosives, radioactive materials
  16. Chemist
  17. Computer programmer
  18. Dental hygienists/dental technicians/dental therapists
  19. Dentist/dental surgeon
  20. Doctor - medical or dental
  21. Economist
  22. Engineer - tertiary qualified, consulting/office duties only, if mining - no underground work and office duties only
  23. Executive manager - office duties only
  24. Film director
  25. Film producer
  26. Financial planner
  27. General manager/chief executive - office duties only
  28. Geologist - office duties only (no field work)
  29. Government Department assistant/general manager
  30. Government Department chairperson
  31. Government Department director
  32. Government Department general manager
  33. Government Department group manager
  34. Government Department regional director
  35. Government Department secretary
  36. Human resources professionals
  37. Intelligence analysts (no field work/duties and unarmed)
  38. Lawyer
  39. Librarians
  40. Local councillor
  41. Magistrates
  42. Mathematician
  43. Mayor
  44. Medical practitioner
  45. Member of parliament
  46. Meteorologist - tertiary qualified, office or laboratory (non toxic) duties only
  47. Ombudsman
  48. Optometrist
  49. Orthodontist
  50. Parliamentary staff
  51. Pharmacist
  52. Physicist - office duties only
  53. Political analyst
  54. Psychiatrist
  55. Psychologist
  56. Radiologist
  57. School principal
  58. Scientific officer - tertiary qualified, office work only which is limited to research, collation of results and report writing
  59. Scientist - tertiary qualified, office or laboratory (non toxic) duties only
  60. Senior manager - office duties only
  61. Senior project manager - tertiary qualified, office work only
  62. Solicitor
  63. Statistician - office duties only
  64. Stock/investments broker
  65. Systems analyst
  66. Telecommunications/telephone engineer - tertiary qualified, office duties only
  67. Tertiary education teacher
  68. Town planner - tertiary qualified, office work only
  69. University and college staff - professor/reader/lecturer
  70. Veterinary surgeon - domestic pets