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  1. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, Good afternoon ! I have two questions as of now to ask to all of you wonderful people. a) I have a AFP police clearance certificate that is to expire on 25th November. If i apply for 189 visa before that day is that ok or i have to get a new certificate because a case officer...
  2. Visas and immigration
    Hi. Just wondering if I should get my Australian Police check before my partner applies for the Partner Visa 309? It says it takes about 15 days to get. Is it worth getting it now before we apply for the Partner to help speed up the process. Cheers, Daniel
  3. Visas and immigration
    Hi there, My partner and I are applying for the de facto visa soon. I lived in Australia on a working holiday visa for 9 months previously. By the time we lodge the application I will have lived in Australia for 10.5/11 months collectively. Do I need to provide a police check? I...
  4. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I hope someone would be able to help me with some advice about my burden. We will be applying for a Partnership/De Facto Visa soon and I am so worried about the police check that I need to obtain from UAE for character test. I provided my friend in UAE a copy of my passport and asked her to...
  5. Visas and immigration
    I've recently received my NBI clearance from PH and I was wondering whether its normal to not have a thumb mark on it next to the QR code or a signature under the photo? I queried Ms. Sandra Sobida from the Mailed Clearance Section of the National Bureau of Investigation and she says that all...
  6. Visas and immigration
    Hello everyone, I have been meaning to get on here sooner but life gets in the way. After submitting our partner visa 820/801 application in February of 2016 we received a positive outcome in February of 2017. I have been out of the loop for a while, but wanted to clear up some things that...
  7. Visas and immigration
    Hi guys, I would like to enquiry about my 801 application because unfortunately my police check is not clean. I got a fine of $200 for possession of prohibited drugs.. nothing more. Will it affect my application? What's the worst case scenario for my application? I hope you can help me on this...
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    Hi bros I was invited on Feb 1st and now I am waiting for the FBI police check to be completed. FBI received my mail on Jan 13rd. I am curious about whether I have to provide the apostille as well or not when lodging my application. I checked the police check requirement of DIBP and didn't find...
  9. Visas and immigration
    I did my visa online except the items they wanted mailed. I'm 9 months into my visa just got a request for my medical I was expecting and they also requested my fbi police check and have 28 days. I mailed it 3 months ago to the nearest office which I checked off on the application I wish to have...
  10. Visas and immigration
    Hi Everyone, My wife (English) and I (Aussie) are working on our 309 Partner visa. We're both living in the US right now, and doing our application from here. We've just about finished uploading all our documents, and only just saw this thread...
  11. Visas and immigration
    I am aware that police checks and medicals are only valid for 12 months and hence this is why people sometimes wait for the CO to ask for these before they do them. What I am wondering is how the "latest" entry date into Australia gets calculated? Is it linked to both of these or just one? If...
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    Hi, I applied for 820/801 and have submitted all required documents except for police clearance from one country. I have submitted police clearances from the Philippines (my home country) and Australia (I lived here for 2 years as a student). I worked for almost 7 years in Jakarta and as such...
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    Hi, I heard FBI checks have a high fingerprint rejection. They're very picky about how perfect they look at what they're sent on. I went to a local police station in qld for prints taken. The guy acted like he knew exactly what I needed and dusted off the old fashion ink machine they haven't...
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    Hello Everyone! After the age of 16 I have lived in three countries for over a year. Iran: 2006 to 2007 and 2015 China: 2007 to 2009 Malaysia: 2009 to 2014 I am now on a Temporary Graduate Visa Subclass 476. When I applied for this visa I got all my Police Clearances for all these countries...
  15. Visas and immigration
    Hello! Wow thanks everyone so far this has been super helpful. I am not sure if this question has been asked (for my fellow Canadians) or if I just couldn't find it. Anyways I am almost ready to submit my defacto visa application (few more weeks to go) and I am just trying to figure out the...
  16. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone! I'm on the waiting for any signal about my partner visa 820 on shore application since july 2015. Now I've got this automatic email reminding me a checklist of things I need to submit. One is the police clearance from any country resided for more than 12 months cumulative. Being...
  17. Visas and immigration
    hi. im applying for prospective marriage visa. does anyone know if i can get a police check from Australia, if i haven't been there for 12 months? i've not even spent 3 months there yet, but it says i need: 'Evidence that everyone included in the visa application has applied for an Australian...
  18. Visas and immigration
    Hey all, I'm new to the forum. Applying for onshore Partner visa 820 next week and, of course stressing out about everything. I keep reading that Police checks should be submitted with application then other people say to wait (because of the current waiting time) does anyone have any evidence...
  19. Visas and immigration
    Hi guys I am applying for my 801 at the moment and on the website it says I need to attach my AFP police check. Obviously I had one done when I applied for my 820 - can I reattach this or do I need a new one? Thanks Lois
  20. Visas and immigration
    Partner Visa application lodged in UK Feb 2015 Relationship status approved March 2015 Asked by CO to wait until end of July 2015 for Police and Health checks Hello everyone! I haven't posted in a while as we have been playing the waiting game until now to get Police and Health Checks done...
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