Posts in Australian Citizenship
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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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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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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AAT Case: Bogus Documents Not a Show-Stopper for Citizenship Application

AAT Case: Bogus Documents Not a Show-Stopper for Citizenship Application

Alsaad and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection (Citizenship)[1] concerns a refusal of an Australian citizenship application on the basis that the applicant provided a bogus document, and therefore is not of a ‘good character’.

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Can Babies Born Outside Australia be Qualified as an Australian Citizen?

Can Babies Born Outside Australia be Qualified as an Australian Citizen?

Case summery - Ghalzai and Minister for Home Affairs (Citizenship) [2019] AATA 74 (31 January 2019)

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