Australia Forum banner

police check

  1. Visas and immigration
    I applied for a graduate visa (485) about 4 months ago. Just recently I received a request for additional information from the case officer, with 28 days time given. One of the requested items is the police clearance from a country I had stayed in for more than a year. I applied for the...
  2. Visas and immigration
    Hi All, Appreciate if someone can help. 1. Remembered reading somewhere we can send an email to request for police check in my home country. Can anyone share the link? I can't seem to find it anymore. I have not been assigned a CO but wondering if I can expedite the request from my home...
  3. Visas and immigration
    Hello forum pals I am new here....and like many seeking some answers to this confusing process! My partner is a US citizen, I am Australian. We plan to be married in the US on 11 July 2015. We are commencing the process for a PMV subclass 300 visa. My boyfriend is coming to Aus for a month in...
  4. Visas and immigration
    Hi all, I'm Australian and my partner is Irish. We have sent away all our information for our De facto Visa application subclass 820. We received an email from the Department of immigration requesting an Australian police check for my partner. We didn't include this to begin with as we were...
  5. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I have looked and searched the forum but can't find an answer for my question.... I have an Australian National Police Certificate that I needed to get for my employer. The reason for check on it is: Employment - Other: Administration Officer. I will soon be applying for an 820 Partner...
  6. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, My question is - has anyone received their FBI check this year (2014)? This is my first post and I am really excited to progress my visa applications to stay in Sydney (I am here on a 417 working holiday now). I have two options - the partner defacto or possibly the skilled...
  7. Visas and immigration
    I wonder how long does it usually take to get the police check certificate ? Does it take longer time to send to regional area ??(I live in Darwin ) It said about 15 working days from their web site ,however , I still haven't received mine and it's nearly one month already. I actually send...
  8. Visas and immigration
    Hi, We are Indian citizens and have been in US for 9 and 4.5 years each as non-immigrants on Visas. We will be applying for Australia permanent residency soon. Will FBI background checks for both of us be enough? Or will we also need to get state checks done? I believe state checks are...
  9. Visas and immigration
    Hi all, I have my 189 visa (with my husband together) submitted. We are offshore from low risk area. We have done the health check. I am wondering do we need to apply for police check now. If so, when should we apply for police check? We both have stayed in Australia for 4-7 years during our...
  10. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I would like to know if getting a police verification done before submitting EOI is a good idea? Also, should I be sending it to the Australian Immigration authorities or should I receive the police certificate and upload it on skillselect once I get an invite for the Visa? I'm getting it...
  11. Visas and immigration
    I am a Portuguese/German girl that has just applied for a DE FACTO visa with my Australian partner overseas, I'm currently in Portugal and my partner is in Australia. The embassy contacted me asking for medical examinations and police checks, from both Portugal and Australia as I have been in...
  12. Visas and immigration
    hi all i would like to ask two questions my story: in 2011 november i applied for a prospective marriage visa, my CO stated that our application maybe leading to a refusal, so at that time i had told her that i want to change my application to a partner visa i showed them all the evidence...
  13. Visas and immigration
    Hi there, I have been nominated for 457 visa and I am concerned about some convictions on my Australian police check and would like to hear some advice or if anyone has similar experiences that they would like to share. Back in 2005, while I was on a student visa, I have been charged with using...
  14. Visas and immigration
    So after the PMV is granted and the marriage is done. It's now time to apply for the temporary & permanent partner visa. Do you have to re-submit the medical check & police check if it was already approved during the PMV? Do they keep these for future records? I know the medical & police...
  15. Visas and immigration
    Hi all, I have applied for my onshore partner visa 2 days ago and received my acknowledgement letter yesterday. The only missing document for my application to continue processing is the Criminal Record Check from the RCMP in Canada. I sent my fingerprints on the 7th June from Australia and I...
  16. Visas and immigration
    Hey Dutchies or people that have lived in The Netherlands for more than 12 months (like me ;-)! I am going to apply for a partner visa and need a police check for Australia, Germany and The Netherlands. It was really easy to get the Australian and the German one, but the Dutch make it really...
  17. Visas and immigration
    Has anyone had any trouble obtaining a police check? I've recently applied Offshore for a De Facto Partner Visa. My partner and I feel we have a pretty strong application with the exception of my police check. Here's my situation: I'm American of Lao descent and has live in Los Angeles most of...
  18. Visas and immigration
    I sent in my de facto visa 820 application in June 2011, still no news. I basically got all my police checks from Sept and Dec. 2010. I didn't think it would take this long so I thought they would have enough time to look at them before they expired. Now I'm worried that by the time they look...
  19. Visas and immigration
    Hi All, Sorry if this has been covered before, I did a search and didn't come up with anything... Anyway, I am currently in Turkey getting ready to submit an Offshore (De Facto) Partner visa application and am in the process of organising the required Australian National Police Clearance. So...
  20. Visas and immigration
    Hi Guys, My Boyfriend is from New York and we are about to start the De facto visa process. He is currently on a work holiday visa so will be transfering over to the de facto visa. Im a little confused on the police check. Does he need an Australian police check as well as one from America. And...
Top