Including Dependents On Your Visa Application
The Australian Government has introduced far reaching changes to the definition of Member of the Family Unit (MoFU) for the purpose of most visa applications. There are now significant limitations on the class of persons that can be considered part of MoFU and hence be included in a visa application.
Character Assessment of Australian Sponsors of Partner Visa Applications
From 18 November 2016, Australian citizen and permanent resident Sponsors of Partner Visa and Prospective Marriage Visa applications (“a partner visa”), are subject to character testing. In line with current Australian Government strategies to reduce family violence in the Australian community, the new provisions have been introduced to prevent Australians who have committed a relevant offence from being able to sponsor someone for a partner visa.
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Visa Lawyers Australia

We provide Australian immigration, visa and citizenship assistance wherever you are in the world.

 

Our Clients

Our clients are located within Australia and all around the world. We can assist with all Australian visa application types. Our lawyers, who are also Registered Migration Agents, have extensive experience in assisting individual visa applicants and corporate clients with numerous positions across a wide range of industries. Many of our clients have not visited our office in person as we carry out the majority of our work via electronic communications.



 

Our Services

Our lawyers provide a friendly, results-driven and efficient service drawing upon a wealth of legal training and professional experience in the field of Australian immigration and citizenship law.

The law relating to persons seeking work visas, temporary or permanent residency in Australia can be complex, strict and changeable. Whether you are an individual or corporation, Visa Lawyers Australia aims is to provide you with a personalised professional service while facilitating the Australian migration process for you.



 

Our Commitment

At Visa Lawyers Australia, we understand that dealing with Australian immigration authorities and processes can be confusing, time consuming and stressful. Our commitment to our clients is to make the visa application process as straightforward as possible while ensuring the best chances of success by adhering to seven key commitments.



Free Assessment

Our lawyers and Registered Migration Agents provide free written advice on prospects of success in obtaining permanent residency under the general skilled migration (GSM) stream. If you are not eligible under this scheme, we may still be able to assist you with other visa options, for example applying for an employer sponsored 457 visa or an Australian visa through the employer nomination or family migration schemes.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Please note: for definitions of the various Australian migration terms used on this web site, please see Visa Lawyers Australian Migration Dictionary.


For help or assistance with any Australian visa issue please Contact Us at Visa Lawyers Australia