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Visa Refusals

Ieva Vaityte

Dear Minister – Ministerial Intervention

Ministerial Intervention Dear Minister What do you do when another request for Ministerial Intervention lands on your desk? One out of the hundreds and thousands to not even successfully reach your office. Have you met these people pleading for your attention? Have you considered what it feels like to live with uncertainty and fear of …

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Partner Visa Application – Schedule 3

Blog What happens if you make an application being unlawful or as a holder of Bridging Visa? Your application will be affected by Schedule 3 criteria. It is not uncommon for Australians to enter into relationships with citizens of other countries temporarily working or studying here. In some occasions, these develop into long-standing relationships with …

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Partner Visa Application – Genuine Relationship

Blog Partner Visa  – Age Difference – Genuine Relationship ? “While the traditional family structure is no longer a realistic social standard, the family remains fundamentally important to people throughout their life. Individualism is highly valued and Australians usually encourage their family members to be independent and follow their personal aspirations.” https://culturalatlas.sbs.com.au/australian-culture/australian-culture-family However, the above …

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ENS 186 (Transitional Stream) Application Traps

ENS 186 TRT            ENS 186 (Transitional Stream) Application Traps     Recently, I had many enquiries in relation to the Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) 186 (transitional stream) refusals. Disappointed employers and their employees could not comprehend how after 2 years of continuous work in the same occupation (grandfathered subclass 457 provision …

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Public Interest Criteria 4020 (PIC4020)

Blog Public Interest Criteria 4020 (PIC4020) If you have received a Natural Justice Letter asking to comment on a “bogus document” or “misleading information” provided by you in your application, do not think that the refusal is imminent. Firstly, we have to identify if the “bogus document” or “misleading information” was, in fact, provided or …

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501 visa Cancellation – Revocation Application

Blog 501 visa Cancellation- Revocation Application  Notification of decision to revoke visa cancellation under s501CA(4) of the Migration Act 1958. On 4 July 2016 your Class TY Subclass 444 Special Category (Temporary) visa was cancelled under s501(3A) of the Migration Act 1958 (the original decision). You were invited to ask for revocation of the original …

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