The occupations on subclass 189 visa occupation list are the only eligible occupations to nominate for visa 189.
Subclass 189 Visa Skilled Occupation List has eligible occupations for which skilled independent subclass 189 visa application can be lodge. This list is issued as 'Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List' (MLTSSL). This 189 list is prescribed in Legislative Instrument LIN 19/051.
Visa 189 occupation list, officially called 'Medium and Long Term Strategic Skills List' (MLTSSL) has 212 occupations from which an applicant can nominate an occupation to lodge 'Skilled Independent 189 Visa Australia'.
No, you can not nominate an occupation from 'Short Term Skilled Occupation List' or 'Regional Occupation List' for Skilled Independent Visa subclass 189.
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