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Old 11-30-2017, 08:35 AM
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Hi everyone, are there any updates on your applications? There is very little info online about these kind of applications. I look forward to the day when mine gets assessed. I applied in October so it's likely to be a while.
Hi andrewjames,

I'm still waiting for my approval letter.


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Thanks shisa. Have you had any feedback on your application other than taking the test?


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Thanks shisa. Have you had any feedback on your application other than taking the test?
No, unfortunately I haven't had any kind of communication from the department before or after my test other than the email for test appointment.


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Old 03-01-2018, 01:38 AM
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Hi Harry,

I applied under ministerial discretion on 10 March 2017 with almost the same situation as yours. I received a test appointment for 13 September 2017. So fingers crossed!

Hello Shisa, Can you help me with cover letter you may have put together for this.

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Hello Shisa, Can you help me with cover letter you may have put together for this.

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Hi Ricky_hope1,

What can I help you with?


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Old 03-05-2018, 07:16 AM
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Hi Ricky_hope1,

What can I help you with?
Can you email me the letter you wrote to immigration.i want to look at format and contents of letter.

Thanks
Ricky


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Old 05-21-2018, 07:33 AM
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It comes under Section 22.9 or the Citizenship Act. Has to show a strong continuing association with Australia. I am doing one of these at the moment. I haven't got the result as yet.
Hi Jeremy,

Have you heard any news from Immigration about the application?

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Old 05-21-2018, 11:22 AM
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Hey guys,

Can anyone here who has applied their Aussie citizenship involving Ministerial Discretions whilst living overseas give us an update on your progress share their experiences so far? Thank you very much


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Applied in January 18 - haven't heard a thing since then...


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Old 06-18-2018, 04:57 AM
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Update on my timeline. Finally got my online approval!

Council Brisbane City
From high risk country
Paper application 10 March 2017
Test email 13 Jun 2017
Test appointment 13 Sep 2017
Sat test 13 Sep 2017/Passed 95%
Import application into IMMI - 26 Mar 2018
Online approval 16 Jun 2018
Approval letter - TBA
Ceremony invitation TBA
Ceremony date TBA

P.S. Requested IGIS and FOI, found out my file was untouched for 9 months. Sent an email to HA with the received info a week ago and got online approval on Saturday.


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