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Visa cancellation
Australian citizenship and character requirements
If you are unable to satisfy the character test, your visa may be cancelled or refused. Visa cancellation on character grounds under section 501(2) – tips on how to avoid visa cancellation. In MIBP v Stretton [2016] FCAFC 11, Griffiths J summarised 5 features of the Minister’s cancellation on character grounds under under s 501(2)...
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Immigration lawyer Melbourne visa application
When applying for a visa you are required to satisfy the health criteria or PIC 4005 PIC 4005 health requirements – what are the purposes of PIC 4005 health criteria? protect the Australian community from threats to public healthcontain Australian public expenditure on health and community servicessafeguard the access of Australian residents to health and...
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Australian citizenship and character requirements
PIC 4001 & section 501 (Character test) do not apply to Protection visa applicants s501 Apply To Protection Visa applicants? Unless you have been convicted of a particular serious crime, you cannot be regarded as someone who may pose a danger to the Australian community. The Department of Home Affairs should assess your Protection subclass...
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COVID-19
Are you on a temporary visa and affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic? COVID-19 and visa holders – what you can and can’t do. From 25 March 2020, permanent residents holding a PR visa are restricted from travelling overseas unless they are ordinarily resident in another country. COVID-19 and visa holders – from 23:59 AEDT on...
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3 year ban on visa
You may not able to apply for a visa for 3 year if you are affected by a risk factor 3 Year Ban on Visa – if you applied for a temporary visa you may be required to satisfy a number of Public Interest Criteria or PIC. If you have previous been granted a visa...
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Australian citizenship and character requirements
Section 501 character test can be used to refuse or cancel a visa Section 501 character test does not apply to refugees who are owed protection obligations, according to BAL19 v Minister of Home Affairs [2019] FCA 2189. The Minister had accepted that BAL19 fought for the LTTE for 10 years and has worn suicide...
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immigration lawyer can help with AAT application
Part 5, Part 7 & Part 7AA Reviewable Decisions AAT Visa Review – generally the AAT may be able to review the Department of Home Affairs decisions to refuse to grant a visa or to cancel a visa under AAT Migration Division and Refugee Division. You should note that if your visa application has been...
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Visa refused and cancelled under section 501 & 501CA Ministerial Direction No 79 Visa Refusal & Cancellation explains that a non-citizen who has committed a serious crime, including of a violent or sexual nature, particularly against women or children or vulnerable members of the community, such as elderly or disabled, should be denied the entry...
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visa refused or cancelled on character grounds
What is section 501 refusal and cancellation of visa on character grounds? Section 501 Refusal And Cancellation What is the significant of section 501 refusal and cancellation? If you have applied for a visa, the case officer may refuse to grant you the visa if he or she believes that you may not pass the...
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visa refused or cancelled on character grounds
Visa Cancellation Under Section 116 Discretionary Power Section 116 Visa Cancellation – How to Prevent Section 116(1)(e)(i) Cancellation Section 116 Visa Cancellation power gives the Minister of Immigration (Home Affairs) the power (under section 119 – click here to learn more) to issue a Notice of Intention to Consider Cancelling (or NOICC) a temporary visa...
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