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  • Admin on Australian Inflation Rate Compared Internationally, March 2022: “Australia Over the twelve months to the June 2022 quarter, the CPI rose 6.1%. UK The UK Consumer Prices Index…Aug 6, 22:54
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “The sooner you can get the partner visa, the sooner you can change your student fee costs to domestic student.…Aug 2, 22:00
  • Jess on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hi, a lot of the questions and answers here i relate to and very helpful, just have a hew questions…Aug 2, 11:25
  • Admin on Beer Prices to hit $15 a pint?: “https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/Parliamentary_Departments/Parliamentary_Library/FlagPost/2022/April/Beer_taxAug 2, 00:00
  • Admin on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Have you been uploading new relationship proofs during the period from application? This can often trigger movement on the application.…Jul 31, 18:31
  • Dan P. on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “I am looking at your Washington Office stats and only 10% takes over 7 months. In my case I got…Jul 31, 10:16
  • Admin on Petrol Prices 29 July 2022: “Australian prices rose 6.1% for the year to June 2022. The cost of transport, with the price of fuel rising…Jul 29, 07:21
  • Admin on Australian Aged Pension from September 2022: “The latest inflation rate, at June 2022, is 6.1%. The Aged Pension at September 2021 was $967.50 a fortnight for…Jul 28, 19:55
  • Geoffrey Bainbridge on Australian Aged Pension from September 2022: “Will the increase now be 7.1%Jul 28, 18:08
  • Guest on Subclass 600 Visa Grants: “Visa Stream: Tourist Date of Grant: 26 Jul 2022, after 29 days. Date of Application: 27 June 2022 Location of…Jul 27, 10:46
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “If you fulfill the relationship requirements for a partner visa, you can apply for the partner visa whenever you like.…Jul 26, 12:00
  • Jay on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hello, I’m currently on a student visa 500. It ends in October 2022. Can i apply for my w now…Jul 25, 22:03
  • Jay on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hello, I’m currently on a student visa 500. It ends in October 2022. Can i apply for my partner visa…Jul 25, 21:32
  • Admin on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “That might depend on what visa you are on when you apply for the 820, and if that has expired,…Jul 25, 17:04
  • DC88 on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “There’s a disadvantage as well, which is that you are essentially held hostage without being able to visit family until…Jul 25, 16:13
  • Guest on Subclass 600 Visa Grants: “Family Sponsored Stream, Subclass 600 Visitor visa. Date of Grant: 22 Jul 2022, after almost 5 months. Date of Application:…Jul 24, 12:12
  • Admin on JobSeeker from March 2022: “Thanks for that. I shall update the page. The $300 figure appears to have been during COVID relaxed rules, and…Jul 19, 07:38
  • Inge on JobSeeker from March 2022: “Your article is not correct, you can only earn $150 a fortnight before your payment is affected. Between $150 and…Jul 19, 07:14
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “I am pretty sure you can stop studying if you wish, after getting the subclass 820. If you check your…Jul 17, 19:45
  • Juliana Gonzalez on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hi guys, I have been granted with the subclass 820. However, my student visa was supposed to end in November.…Jul 17, 14:41
  • Guest on Subclass 309 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 Granted in June 2022, 3 months after applying. 309 Applied in March 2022. Nationality: Belarusia. Married since Feb 2020.Jul 15, 23:59
  • Admin on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “The last reported Median average processing time for Subclass 820 Partner visas was 9 months. 25% took between 9 months and…Jul 14, 13:05
  • DC88 on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “Submit ours on the 2nd August, 2021 (11 months so far). Nationality: Chinese. Have been married for almost 3 years…Jul 14, 10:01
  • Guest on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 granted on 12 July 2022, 3 months after applying. 820 application 25 April 2022 Nationality: UKJul 13, 17:51
  • Admin on Australian Home Ownership 2021 Census: “According to the RBA, about 60% of all borrowers currently have variable-rate loans. About 40% of those variable rate borrowers will…Jul 12, 21:19
  • Guest on Subclass 100 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 and 100 granted at same time, 12 months after applying. 100 PR granted June 2022. 309 application June 2021…Jul 12, 15:07
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 97 days after applying. (3 months). 801 Granted 30 June 2022. 820 Application…Jul 12, 15:05
  • Guest on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 granted on 30 June 2022, 10 months after applying. 820 application Sept 2021 Nationality: BrazilJul 12, 14:59
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 72 days after applying. (2.5 months). 801 Granted 30 June 2022. 820 Application…Jul 12, 14:50
  • Guest on Subclass 100 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 and 100 granted at same time, 5 months after applying. 100 PR granted 5 May 2022. 309 application 1…Jul 12, 14:47
  • Guest on Subclass 100 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 and 100 granted at same time, 10 months after applying. 100 PR granted June 2022. 309 application August 2021…Jul 12, 14:43
  • Guest on Subclass 820 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 granted on 9 May 2022, 103 days after applying. (3.5 months) 820 application 26 Jan 2022 Nationality: CanadaJul 12, 14:40
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 60 days after applying. (2 months). 801 Granted 5 July 2022. 820 Application…Jul 12, 14:38
  • Guest on Subclass 100 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 and 100 granted at same time, 42 days after applying. (1.5 months). 100 PR granted on 7 July 2022.…Jul 12, 14:34
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 62 days after applying. (2 months). 801 Granted 5 July 2022. 820 Application…Jul 12, 14:31
  • Guest on Subclass 309 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 granted on 5 July 2022, 209 days after applying. (7 months) 309 application 8 December 2021 Nationality: Netherlands 309…Jul 12, 14:23
  • Guest on Subclass 309 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 granted on 28 June 2022, 242 days after applying. (8 months) 309 application 29 October 2021 Nationality: India Arrived…Jul 12, 14:18
  • Guest on Subclass 309 Visa Grant Timelines: “309 granted on 27 April 2022, 273 days after applying. (9 months) 309 application 28 July 2021. Nationality: Sri LankaJul 12, 14:01
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 242 days after applying. (8 months). 801 Granted 24 June 2022. 820 Application…Jul 12, 13:50
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “820 and 801 granted at same time, 283 days after applying. 801 Granted 11 July 2022. 820 Application 1 Oct…Jul 12, 13:03
  • Guest on Subclass 801 Visa Grant Timelines: “801 Granted 11 July 2022, 43 days after Eligibility date. 801 Lodged 29 April 2022 801 Eligibility 29 May 2022…Jul 12, 12:51
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “I assume you are referring to condition 8534 – No further stay, which is applied on some subclass 500 visas.…Jul 4, 21:48
  • Eric on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hi, The following information are mentioned under subclass 500 higher education sector student visa. “While you are in Australia, we…Jul 4, 21:01
  • Robin C Hahn on Who is: SNH Holdings Pty Ltd, Coorparoo: “Really grateful for this site: hard to reconcile CC statements without this information.Jul 4, 07:11
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “If the Partner visa is approved, and granted, before the current student visa expires, the Partner Visa will override the…Jul 3, 15:59
  • Oscar on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hi My partner is currently on a sub class 500 student visa and is valid until March 2024, we are…Jul 3, 14:31
  • Vicky on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Thank you Admin! I hope it will be faster!! 🙂Jun 30, 05:41
  • Admin on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “It could be either country, or it could be any other office in the world, depending on where Immigration have…Jun 29, 14:41
  • Amir on Subclass 600 Visitor Visa Processing Times.: “Sir,How Australian visit 600 Visa Convert Long thanksJun 28, 15:50
  • Vicky on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Hi All, My wife is planning to apply for offshore partner Visa. We got married in Jan this year. We…Jun 28, 14:59
  • Admin on Subclass 600 Family Sponsored Visa processing times March 2022.: “I have heard of people applying for both, but if one is granted first, you need to cancel the other…Jun 28, 07:02
  • Sara on Subclass 600 Family Sponsored Visa processing times March 2022.: “Update: They have responded stating a birth certificate is required. (We had uploaded an affidavit, as the wait time in…Jun 27, 20:39
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “You can find a registered migration agent through: https://portal.mara.gov.au/search-the-register-of-migration-agents/Jun 25, 08:59
  • Sutha on Change from 300 to 309: “You know any one (agent)for this matter.Jun 24, 07:18
  • Admin on Partner Visa Time from RFI to Grant: “No one can answer that with any certainty. It could depend on what they requested in the S56, and whether…Jun 22, 15:17
  • Flo on Partner Visa Time from RFI to Grant: “Hi, How long I will receive my temporary Visa (Subclass 309) after providing immigration with Police & Health Check ?…Jun 21, 09:56
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “You need to request the change, assuming you are eligible, and then withdraw the 300. I feel it is best…Jun 21, 09:44
  • Admin on Citizenship processing while overseas: “A small holiday should have no impact. But ensure you notify the department of your leaving and returning dates, and…Jun 21, 09:37
  • SiBorg on Citizenship processing while overseas: “So even if you were overseas for a three week holiday (for instance), your application would be impacted? By just…Jun 21, 08:58
  • Sutha on Change from 300 to 309: “How to transfer application 300 to 309.Jun 19, 18:34
  • Admin on Partner Visa Processing Times, Hong Kong, Hong Kong: “309 and 100 granted at same time: 16 Jun 2022, Applied 30 Apr 2021. Hong Kong. Processed in 13.5 months.…Jun 17, 17:34
  • vivian on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “12months wait here, processing office in HK. It has been said HK is the most efficient office but eventually not..Jun 17, 17:07
  • Admin on Petrol Prices in Australia May-June 2022: “The rest of the world is having the same problem with petrol prices. The government in Germany recently cut their…Jun 16, 17:16
  • D Lee on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “We apply through migration agent (from Australia), applicant is in China… I just found it inhumane to have people waiting…Jun 15, 23:36
  • Bec on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Thanks very much Admin, we are at almost 12 months now. Told by our lawyers that our case is very…Jun 15, 13:33
  • Bec on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Damn D Lee, where are you applying from? That is just awefulJun 15, 13:28
  • Sara on Subclass 600 Family Sponsored Visa processing times March 2022.: “Thanks admin, we uploaded some new documents today (new flight details as the original date has now passed) It has…Jun 14, 17:47
  • D Lee on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Well… There are still definitely a queue for the application. We are on 31 months now and still waiting. No…Jun 14, 16:58
  • Admin on Petrol Prices in Australia May-June 2022: “The cost of driving per kilometre. These are my costs, showing a substantial change from 2020. $0.08 per kilometre in…Jun 14, 14:38
  • Admin on Petrol Prices in Australia May-June 2022: “World events cause Petrol price changes. For example: The price of Oil (per barrel) worldwide has changed dramatically: 29 Apr…Jun 14, 13:47
  • Admin on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Processing times for the Subclass 309 Offshore Partner visas in Washington processing office.Washington Processing Office: 25% were finalised in under…Jun 11, 23:17
  • Admin on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Twice as many were finalised within 12 months, compared to 2019‑20. That indicates that things are getting better. The older…Jun 11, 23:14
  • Admin on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Your student visa stays valid until your partner visa is granted, otherwise it stays valid until its current expiry date.…Jun 9, 22:00
  • Maria on From Student Visa to Partner Visa: “Hi, Im currently on a student visa and applied for a partner visa. My partner is going to join the…Jun 9, 17:00
  • Admin on Australian Subclass 309 Partner Visa Applications from Hong Kong.: “Nothing seen so far.Jun 9, 15:52
  • vivian on Australian Subclass 309 Partner Visa Applications from Hong Kong.: “Any figures for year 2022?Jun 9, 12:58
  • Admin on Electricity Costs in Australia: “Electricity Comparison to the United Kingdom. The average electricity bill in the United Kingdom in 2021 was £764, based on…Jun 8, 15:16
  • Bec on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Yes I read that statement on the government website as well. It seemed a little vague to me and I…Jun 8, 14:08
  • Admin on Subclass 600 Sponsored family visa Processing time after Covid: “Recent Example of Processing Time: Subclass 600 Sponsored family visa. Finalised in 43 days. Nationality: Chinese Applied: 26 Apr 2022…Jun 8, 13:46
  • Admin on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “I feel that not as many people are mentioning their grants at the moment. I shall have to try to…Jun 7, 08:40
  • Bec on Subclass 309 Visas Granted in 2022: “Thank you! There seems to be a big slow down in 309 processing. Is that what you’re seeing? I’m not…Jun 7, 06:54
  • Admin on Subclass 485 subsequent entrant visa processing times 2019: “It can vary. The medical request is not the final part of the application. They may have more checks to…Jun 3, 20:09
  • Santosh on Subclass 485 subsequent entrant visa processing times 2019: “How long it takes to get the 485 subsequent entrant visa after medicals ?? Does any one received recently?? If…Jun 3, 17:14
  • Admin on 28 Days to Reply to RFI Request from Immigration: “Some visas classes have long processing times. It can often be many months after getting an RFI, before getting the…Jun 1, 07:40
  • Preet on 28 Days to Reply to RFI Request from Immigration: “Hi, for combine visa I received s56 form and timeline 90 days, I send documents but 2 months 15 days…May 31, 23:26
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “I feel sure that the requirements are based on time of application. Consequently, as the date of application stays the…May 31, 13:56
  • Peter on Change from 300 to 309: “Hi Admin, In the 300 online application, I filled and declared we are in de facto relationship. As the first…May 31, 13:13
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “When they say “must not marry or get into de facto relationship”, it should be noted that the main point…May 31, 12:15
  • Peter on Change from 300 to 309: “Hi Admin, I declare in my 300 we was in de facto relationship and we actually did register online for…May 31, 09:02
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “A registered migration agent specialises in migration only, and is registered with OMARA. A lawyer may not, and in fact…May 31, 08:21
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “Thank you, we definitely will. The firm we have spoken with before are immigration lawyers not migration agents- do you…May 31, 07:22
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “I am pretty sure that you would get the BVA immediately after submitting the 820. That will come into effect…May 31, 07:03
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “Do you believe I need an agent to do the withdrawal if I don’t request for a change? Simply withdraw…May 31, 06:54
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “This is what we are leaning towards, at this point paying the full price again is a small cost in…May 31, 06:52
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “You can’t change to an 820. It must be to the 309. A quick alternative is to apply for an…May 31, 06:43
  • Admin on Change from 300 to 309: “You do need to request the change. And then withdraw the 300. I feel it is best that a Migration…May 31, 06:37
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “I meant for it to say be changed into the 820 visa since I am already in AustraliaMay 31, 06:34
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “Hi John, may I please ask you how long it took from uploading the 1446 form that the withdrawal were…May 31, 04:18
  • Desperate family on Change from 300 to 309: “Hi, Me and my partner lodged a 300 visa October 2020. Because we have a child together I was exempt…May 31, 04:16
  • Admin on Partner Visa Processing Times March 2022.: “Partner visa processing times. March 2022 The number of onhand applications for Partner visas has fallen by 41% over the…May 29, 14:30