Almost 1,200 foreign-born criminals were deported from Australia in 2017.
Nearly 1,200 criminals holding Australian Visa’s were deported from Australia in 2017 on character grounds.
Peter Dutton the Minister for Home Affairs said:
“I think by kicking these people out we’re sending a very strong statement.”
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Migration to Australia by Country.
Settler Arrivals by Birthplace 1998 to 2009.
1998 to 1999 10.4% of arrivals were from the UK, and 32.3% were from Asia
1999 to 2000 10.9% of arrivals were from the UK, and 37.0% were from Asia
2000 to 2001 10.7% of arrivals were from … Read the rest
The Mandatory Immigration Detention Policy in Australia.
Under this policy it is a requirement that ??unlawful non-citizens’ (a national from another country without a valid visa) in Australia’s migration zone are detained unless they have been afforded temporary lawful status through the grant of a bridging visa while they make … Read the rest
Frequently Asked Questions – Australian Immigration.
Due to a change of website name for the Australian Immigration service, these links may no longer work.
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The backlog of asylum seeker cases from Labor’s disastrous boats policy will not be cleared until at least 2019, the government has confirmed.
THE backlog of asylum seeker cases from Labor’s disastrous boats policy will not be cleared until at least 2019, the government has confirmed.
While the last … Read the rest
Example of a Boat Refugee into Australia.
Hieu Van Lee arrived in a boat at Darwin, with his wife, as refugees from Vietnam in 1977, at the age of 23.
Hieu Van Lee was appointed Governor of South Australia from 1 September 2014.
In between these dates:
1995 Hieu Van … Read the rest
Migration Agent Statistics October to December 2012.
The Migration website www.border.gov.au produces various statistics, and one page shows the ratio of Visa Applications processed via Registered Migration Agents.
In January 2016, the latest data is shown as being Migration Agent Statistics October – December 2012.
The full document is at: … Read the rest
175 Skilled Visa.
The 175 visa is suitable for people who:
- are under 45 years of age
- have the skills and qualifications that are listed on the Australian Skilled Occupation List (SOL)
- do not have a sponsor
The 175 visa allows all applicants included in the visa application to live … Read the rest
According to the Australia Parliamentary Library, the first boat people to arrive in Australia arrived in April 1976 at Darwin, with five Indochinese men.
In the four years 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005 and 2005-2006 Australia received a total of 143 Boat people, or an average of 37 per year.
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Some Visa classes require someone to provide an assurance of support, before the visa can be finally granted.
An Assurance of Support (AOS) is a commitment by someone to repay the Australian Government any welfare payments paid to migrants during the support period that they have entered the country under.… Read the rest