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  1. Visas and immigration
    Is there any way to change an existing offshore partner visa application to onshore, especially given the exceptional circumstances of Covid-19? Earlier this year we applied offshore for a 309/100 partner visa. Offshore was chosen as we still wanted/expected to be travelling and living in...
  2. Visas and immigration
    Greetings all! So, my partner and I have been together since 15 July, 2019. We've lived together since September and I'm leaving to go back to the US in a week due to visa expiry. Our plan is for me to come back, get married, and lodge an 820 in the middle of next year (utilizing a migration...
  3. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone! Me and my boyfriend are handing in our application for the visa soon. I've got a few questions left; is it best to type in the forms online (easily readable) or write with pen as it states on the forms? I also wonder if it is possible to hand in videos in the application, I've got...
  4. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone! My partner and I have been de facto for nearly 3 years now (!!) but for 2 months during that time, he was working on a job in VIC that meant he stayed with his parents temporarily and travelled back to NSW every weekend to stay in our apartment. Is Home Affairs going to find issue...
  5. Visas and immigration
    Hi, My partner an I have been gathering stuff for my application for the 820 partner visa and I have a few questions I am hoping to clarify. I am currently on a working holiday visa but it expires in 2-1/2 months. 1. Do we both need police checks from Australia? Or just me (the applicant)? 2...
  6. Visas and immigration
    Hi All, I am applying for my partner's 801 directly from onshore as we have been married for more than 3 years. I had few questions doubts: 1. Is 801 application the correct application that we are applying? If onshore 801 is applied directly then can she travel overseas in the meantime she is...
  7. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, Just a quick one today. Looking at moving out of our current property soon and into a new place closer to employment opportunities. We have just recently lodged our 820 application online with our current address. I was wondering what the process was for address updating and...
  8. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, Wow. What a day we have had here. We have finally submitted the initial application and paid the free (scary amount of mooney). We instantly received bridging visa confirming my partner will have work rights as soon as their ETA finishes. So yay on that! Now we are looking to...
  9. Visas and immigration
    Hey all, Just trying to get a reply on this one. I am using the stat dec form supplied by the attorney general website and filling out all information I am wanting to state to the department. Nearing the end of this process now and thinking about getting them witnessed, but I have just...
  10. Visas and immigration
    Hi all, Well we are in the thick of it now. Our application for the partner visa is getting bigger every day. I just had a few questions today and I really appreciate the time people take and the support they offer here on the forum. Invaluable resource! So I know its quite common for people...
  11. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, First of all, please be gentle as this is our first post after being long-term readers and followers of the forum. The community here provides such fantastic support and it is so greatly appreciated! Now on to the questions: We are currently working on the dreaded form 80 for...
  12. Visas and immigration
    Hello Everyone! First time posting to these forums, I've been searching and reading them a lot trying to find out some information! I've found a great deal of info thanks to all of you lovely people, but I would like some clarification/advice on my specific situation :) My details: 30.5yo...
  13. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I am Australian and my husband is from Brazil. We are applying for an 820/801 visa. We have been together for less than 12 months, however we are married and are expecting our first child in 3 weeks. He is currently living and working in Australia on a 457 working visa. My question is...
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