You do realize the wait for the 820 is 12-15 months right now... right? (See note highlighted in yellow on this page: Partner visa (subclasses 820 and 801)
) Some people have been lucky and we've seen a few people get grants around 7 months... but many are having to wait out the 12-15 month period.
Original Nationality: US
Visa #1: PMV (300) through Washington, D.C
Applied: April 2013.
Visa Granted: January 2014.
Visa #2: Subclass 820 (From PMV).
Applied: End of April 2014.
Visa Granted: Early July 2014.
Visa #3: 801 (PR)
Eligibility Date: End of April 2016 (Applied a month prior).
PR Granted: Early April 2017.