Caretaker Australia

Caretaker Australia ANZSCO 899111:

  • Are you a Caretaker? Are you planning for Australian immigration?
  • If you would like to immigrate to Australia as a Caretaker, you will need to first decide which visa would be a suitable visa for you to apply.
  • Please check if your selected occupation is on any one of the skilled occupation lists
  • If your occupation is on any one of the lists, you may be eligible to apply for an Australian migration visa.
Caretaker Australia ANZSCO 899111:


Maintains and cleans a residential building, school, office, holiday camp or caravan park and associated grounds.

Skill Level



  • Janitor

Group: 8991 Caretakers


maintain and clean residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, caravan parks and associated grounds.


  • filling out registration forms and providing tenants with copies of rules
  • collecting rent, and filling out and issuing receipts
  • cleaning common facilities, grounds and gardens, replacing light bulbs, checking fire hoses and extinguishers, and performing other cleaning and maintenance tasks
  • notifying management and owners of buildings of the need for major repairs
  • cautioning tenants regarding excessive noise, disorderly conduct and abuse of property
  • patrolling buildings to ensure security is maintained
  • purchasing cleaning supplies

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Occupations in this Group

  • 899111 Caretaker