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  1. Application Timeline
    Hi, Does anyone know which day of the month typically processing times for citizenship are updated on the website? Also is there a thread where we can find the history of previous months? Thanks
  2. Application Timeline
    Hi, did anyone recently applied for the evidence of citizenship and receive it? If so can you please let me how did it take to approve? We have applied for child’s certificate 3+ weeks ago and still waiting to hear back. thanks K
  3. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, Just been thinking about this one the whole day: Had a first go at filling out the citizenship application and was presented with a list of locations for the test to choose from. Now my question is- if I apply in Sydney do I have to choose Parramatta (the only Sydney location...
  4. Immigration Timelines
    Hi everyone, Did anyone apply for citizenship and still waiting for the appointment letter in Tassie? Looks like it's taking longer compared to last year. What's your timeline at the moment. Thanks
  5. Immigration Timelines
    Surfing the internet I've found the following report, hope this helps to get a better idea of the processing times and so on. NSW (Greater Sydney area) latest public report: 18 February 2022 These documents are publicly accessible under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act) More...
  6. Visas and immigration
    I sponsored my husband for his Partner Visa which was approved in Sep-19. We had flights booked for Apr-20 which were cancelled due to Covid and our immediate plans to move to Aus have had to be put on hold due to our job/financial situation. His PR was automatically activated during Covid...
  7. Visas and immigration
    Hello, I received approval for my citizenship application 1 year ago. However, I still haven't heard anything about the ceremony. I did call the department of the home affairs and they told me to wait. I changed my address from Hurstville to Fairfield in my online immi account during the time...
  8. Visas and immigration
    Hello! My citizenship application has been approved recently but I haven't had the ceremony yet. My parents' citizenship details have changed recently (were granted second citizenship, not in Australia; their original citizenship is also not in Australia) and as far as I remember there was a...
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  10. Visas and immigration
    Hello, We are PR of Australia. We have applied for citizenship in Jan 2022. We would like to visit our family in the USA in December, but our PR expires in December. Should we apply for a bridging visa? Or renew PR until our citizenship comes through? Thank you for your help!
  11. Visas and immigration
    In the citizenship application on ImmiAccount they ask " Since the age of 18, has the applicant lived or traveled outside of Australia in the last 10 years only ?". Say I moved to Australia around 6 years ago, then should I include around 4 more years for the country I lived in before Australia...
  12. Visas and immigration
    Hello guys. I received my pr back in March 2018 in Australia (physically present). But since then, I left Australia and entered an university oversea and only entered Australia for a period of 3 months between June 2019 to August 2019. As I will graduate later this year, I am planning to move...
  13. Visas and immigration
    Hey all, I'm just looking to get some advice with my citizenship application/ceremony. Citizenship application (NSW): Aug 2020 Test date: 20 May 2021 Approved: 06 July 2021 Ceremony: still waiting I know that Covid has ruined many citizenship ceremonies, but I was wondering who I can contact...
  14. General chit-chat and news
    How in the world can I get my divorced dads citizenship document? has anyone else been in this situation where they needed their fathers/mothers citizenship document but they've divorced and have no way to contact them? I don't know my (original) dads whereabouts or contact details, I've not...
  15. Visas and immigration
    Hi I had an appointment on 9th July 2021, and it got cancelled due to lockdown. However I got follow up text messages saying But it hasnt been rescheduled until now. Tried calling immigration, they had me waiting on the phone for 1 hour so I hung up. Has anyone got new appointments lately?
  16. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone! I am hoping to gain some advice about Citizenship for my husband. He is eligible to apply on 30 Nov 2022 but we are moving back to the UK for 5 years in early 2023. We intend on settling back in AU after I get my indefinite leave to remain in the UK which would put us at around...
  17. Visas and immigration
  18. Visas and immigration
    Hello Everyone, Hope you guys are staying safe in this unprecedented times. I am in process of filing my citizenship form, need some advice/direction. 1) Name Evidence On my national identity document which is adhar, i had my middle name (Kumar) missing rest all the documents which i am...
  19. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, My wife applied for her citizenship way back in May 2019. She passed her test and interview and received her citizenship approval letter in Jan 2020. The problem, we haven't heard anything back regarding the ceremony since then, a year and a half later! One problem has been that...
  20. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, I'm currently in the process of my citizenship conferral and was wondering about the evidence of first arrival attachment. I lost the original passport that I arrived with when I was 5 years old, however I do have a photocopy of the ID page with all the numbers and personal...
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