We are often asked this question and, “YES, you do need a visa even though your partner is Australian and you have a marriage certificate.” Many people assume that as their husband or wife
When do I complete Form 47SP?
Form 47SP is an important part of your Australian Partner Visa application. When you open up your Immigration Account portal and begin to fill out the online
Yes! The holidays are here and our offices are full of that special, happy, holiday spirit!
Here at Freedom Migration, we’re all suckers for a good
Will Department of Home Affairs actually check my social media accounts?
Good Question! We get asked this one a lot and YES, be warned that there really is a good chance the Department will
Can we be considered de facto if we are apart (work/travel)?
If you and your partner are claiming ‘de facto’ status and have lived apart for periods during your first twelve months as
Where can I do my ‘medical’ or ‘health exam’ in Australia?
If you’re in Australia and based in a metropolitan city, your medical or health exam can be done at BUPA Visa Medical.
When you first embark on the Partner Visa journey, you can both become so caught up in the planning and logistics of what needs to be done – the forms, deciding what information to
Who does the Character test Apply to?
All adults who apply for an Australian Visa are required to pass the character test which involves a police check. This may also apply to other applicants
What does ‘front loading’ / ’front end loading’ an application mean?
‘Front end loading’ or ‘front loading’ is a term used by Migration Agents which means applicants have
Will I be interviewed for the Partner Visa application?
This is one of the questions our clients stress about after lodging their applications.
Generally, it is unusual to be asked by the