A path to Australia during Corona?

Go Back   Living and Working in Australia Forum With Immigration and Travel Information > Living in Australia > Visas and immigration

Visas and immigration The Australia Forum for visas, immigration and migration to Australia. Please use this section to discuss all your immigration and moving to Australia needs. Discuss visa types, time lines, submission dates, police checks and read our members' immigration success stories here.

A path to Australia during Corona?


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 07-26-2020, 06:18 AM
Active Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2020
Posts: 5
Users Flag! From japan

2 likes given
Question A path to Australia during Corona?

Hi all, first-time poster here.

My partner (Japanese) and I (Aussie) have been engaged for two years, but have been living apart for a year now since I returned to Australia last year to finish my degree. Our plan was for them to come on a 600/417, get married and then apply onshore for the 820/801 partner visa. We do have a registered relationship in the ACT, so we meet the de-facto requirements already. Corona's of course thrown a stake in the works, and we just want to be together again.

Has anybody had experience being granted a 417/462/600 (with no 'No further stay' rule attached) in conjunction with a travel exemption during the past few months? I believe I have seen posts on the FB group 'Partner Visa Australia' that have confirmed some have, but that may just me being hopeful.

One last question: they have commitments in Japan until next March so travel wouldn't be until then, is the entry requirement on a 417/600 within one year usually? We want to get the application done asap so things are set in stone, but not sure whether to wait until later in the year to apply.

Thanks in advance for all your help, it's very much appreciated.


Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 07-26-2020, 07:10 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 602
Users Flag! From uk

128 likes received
57 likes given
Your partner can apply for a visitor visa and a travel exemption on the basis of being your de facto partner. These are being prioritised on the basis of travel dates so it’s pretty unlikely you will get any traction at this early stage.

__________________
Paul Hand
Registered Migration Agent 1801974

SunCoast Migration Ltd

All comments are general in nature and do not constitute legal or migration advice. Comments may not be applicable or appropriate to your specific situation.

Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
coronavirus, japanese, partner visa 801/820, tourist 600, working holiday (subclass 417) visa

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


LEGAL NOTICE
By using this Website, you agree to abide by our Terms and Conditions (the "Terms"). This notice does not replace our Terms, which you must read in full as they contain important information. You must not post any defamatory, unlawful or undesirable content, or any content copied from a third party, on the Website. You must not copy material from the Website except in accordance with the Terms. This Website gives users an opportunity to share information only and is not intended to contain any advice which you should rely upon. It does not replace the need to take professional or other advice. We have no liability to you or any other person in respect of any content on this Website.


All times are GMT. The time now is 04:27 AM.




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
AustraliaForum.com