Originally Posted by Gemini64
I was in such disbelief that I had to check the website and there it was July 1 now $6865 Makes it hard for those who were possibly still trying to come up with the $4600 who haven't filed yet. And I thought paying $3050 was steep. A friend who migrated from US to AU in '89 reckons he barely paid more than a hundred or so bucks.
The increase is crazy! We are so thankful we got our application in when we did.
Application Date: 31 December 2014
Police Checks: Completed 5/6/15
Medicals: Completed 27/5/15
VISA GRANTED: 1/7/15!!! Yay!!
PMV to 820:
Application date: 28/3/16
Visa Granted: 11/4/16