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Pharmacy has remained off the latest version of the Skilled Occupation List, as the profession faces a growing oversupply problem.

Indeed there are more than seven people applying for each pharmacist position nationally, with the profession facing a national oversupply of more than 4000 people.

The Department of Immigration released its list for 2015/16 in late July, and pharmacy remained on the outer – as recommended by the Pharmacy Guild of Australia and by Professionals Australia (formerly PPA) in their submissions to the