Prospective Marriage Visa Applicant, Now Married, Assessed on Validity of Marriage

Prospective Marriage Visa Applicant, Now Married, Assessed on Validity of Marriage

Moustafa (Migration) [2019] AATA 267

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Student Visa Cancellation on Grounds of ‘Reasonable Suspicion’ of Fraudulent Conduct

Student Visa Cancellation on Grounds of ‘Reasonable Suspicion’ of Fraudulent Conduct

Igbolekwu (Migration) [2019] AATA 327 
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Failing to Pass Australian Citizenship Test Resulted in a Refusal

Failing to Pass Australian Citizenship Test Resulted in a Refusal

Kadir Muhamad and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (Citizenship) [2019] AATA 351 (8 March 2019)

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Citizenship Application: It Is Still Possible for Applicants Who Had Criminal Records and Used Fraudulent Passport to Be Granted Australian Citizenship

Citizenship Application: It Is Still Possible for Applicants Who Had Criminal Records and Used Fraudulent Passport to Be Granted Australian Citizenship

Anderson and Minister for Home Affairs (Citizenship) [2019] AATA 229 (25 February 2019)

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False Information Irrelevant for the Purpose of Determining Whether a Protection Visa Should be Refused Under S91WA of the Act

False Information Irrelevant for the Purpose of Determining Whether a Protection Visa Should be Refused Under S91WA of the Act

BMK18 v Minister for Home Affairs & Anor

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Visitor Visa Proving More Difficult in Satisfying the Genuine Temporary Entrant (‘GTE’) Criteria

Visitor Visa Proving More Difficult in Satisfying the Genuine Temporary Entrant (‘GTE’) Criteria

Ammar v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2019] FCCA 376 (20 February 2019)

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AAT Case: Setting Aside of a Decision to Refuse a Bridging Visa Application Based on Character Test

AAT Case: Setting Aside of a Decision to Refuse a Bridging Visa Application Based on Character Test

Kayo Rerekura and Minister for Home Affairs (Migration) [2019] AATA 153

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Citizenship Application: Have You Ever Been an Unlawful Non-Citizen in Australia?

Citizenship Application: Have You Ever Been an Unlawful Non-Citizen in Australia?

Mabagos and Minister for Home Affairs (Citizenship) [2019] AATA 216 (22 February 2019)

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Material Issue Must Be “Fundamental”, “Important” or “Overwhelming” Such That a Failure to Consider Them by the Tribunal Would Constitute a Jurisdictional Error!

Material Issue Must Be “Fundamental”, “Important” or “Overwhelming” Such That a Failure to Consider Them by the Tribunal Would Constitute a Jurisdictional Error!

Karki v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2019] FCCA 319 (18 February 2019)

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Citizenship Application: Australia Has Zero Tolerance Against Fraudulent Identity

Citizenship Application: Australia Has Zero Tolerance Against Fraudulent Identity

Fraud would not be whitewashed by subsequent good behaviour and passage of time, and integrity is crucial for applying for citizenship.  

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