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IMMI 16/014 Arrangements as made
The instruments lists approved forms for making bridging visa applications.
Administered by: Immigration and Border Protection
Made 18 Apr 2016
Registered 22 Apr 2016
Tabled HR 02 May 2016
Tabled Senate 02 May 2016
Date of repeal 19 Nov 2016
Repealed by Migration Regulations 1994 - Specification of Arrangements for Applications for Bridging Visas 2016/095 - IMMI 16/095


Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Regulations 1994

ARRANGEMENTS FOR APPLICATIONS FOR BRIDGING VISAS 2016/014

(Items 1301, 1302, 1303, 1304, 1305 and 1306 – Bridging A, B, C, D, E and F visas)

I, PETER DUTTON Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under 2.07(5)  of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations) for items 1301, 1302, 1303, 1304, 1305 and 1306 of Schedule 1 to the Regulations:

1.             REVOKE Instrument IMMI 15/044, Arrangements for Applications for Bridging
Visas 2015 (F2015L00561), signed on 16 April 2015; and

2.             SPECIFY the required approved forms in the Schedule to this Instrument, for the following subitems of the Regulations:

a.              1301(1) – Bridging A (Class WA);

b.             1302(1) – Bridging B (Class WB);

c.              1303(1) – Bridging C (Class WC);

d.             1304(1) – Bridging D (Class WD);

e.              1305(1) – Bridging E (Class WE); and

f.              1306(1) – Bridging F (Class WF).

3.             SPECIFY the required place and the required manner for making an application, is the same as the place for making an application for a substantive visa of the relevant class, where the form specified in the Schedule to the Instrument is also the form for making the substantive visa application, for the following paragraphs of the Regulations;

a.              1301(3)(a) – Bridging A (Class WA);

b.             1302(3)(a) – Bridging B (Class WB);

c.              1303(3)(a) – Bridging C (Class WC);

d.             1304(3)(a) – Bridging D (Class WD);

e.              1305(3)(a) – Bridging E (Class WE); and

f.              1306(3)(a) – Bridging F (Class WF).


 

4.             SPECIFY that in circumstances other than those specified in paragraph 3 of this Instrument, the application must be made at an office of immigration in Australia, but not in immigration clearance, for the following paragraphs of the Regulations:

a.              1301(3)(a) – Bridging A (Class WA);

b.             1302(3)(a) – Bridging B (Class WB);

c.              1303(3)(a) – Bridging C (Class WC);

d.             1304(3)(a) – Bridging D (Class WD);

e.              1305(3)(a) – Bridging E (Class WE); and

f.              1306(3)(a) – Bridging F (Class WF).

This Instrument Arrangement for Applications for Bridging Visas 2016/014, IMMI 16/014, commences on 1 July 2016.

Dated: 18 April 2016

Peter Dutton

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection


SCHEDULE

Forms for Bridging Visa applications

Subitems in Schedule 1 to the Regulations

Paper form for application:

Internet form for application:

Subitem 1301(1)

Bridging A (Class WA)

 

47SP,

47CH,

47PA,

47PT,

47OF,

47ES,

47BT,

47BU,

47SV,

147,

157A,

157G,

852,

866,

918,

1002,

1005,

1066,

1150,

1208,

1276,

1365,

1383,

1401,

1402,

1403,

1409,

1416, or

1420.

47SP (Internet),

47SK (Internet),

157A (Internet),

157G (Internet),

1005 (Internet),

1066 (Internet),

1066S (Internet),

1150E (Internet),

1276 (Internet),

1365 (Internet),

1393 (Internet),

1396 (Internet),

1397 (Internet),

1398 (Internet) or

1408 (Internet).

Subitem 1302(1)

Bridging B (Class WB)

1005; or

1006

1005 (Internet) or

1006 (Internet)

Subitem 1303(1)

Bridging C (Class WC)

47PT,

47SP,

47CH,

47PA,

47OF,

47ES,

47BU,

47SV,

147,

157A,

157G,

852,

866,

918,

1002,

1005,

1066,

1096,

1150,

1276,

1383,

1401,

1402,

1403,

1409,

1416; or

1420

47SP (Internet),

157A (Internet),

157G (Internet),

1005 (internet),

1066 (Internet),

1066S (Internet),

1150E (Internet),

1276 (Internet),

1393 (Internet),

1396 (Internet),

1397 (Internet),

1398 (Internet) or

1408 (Internet)

Subitem 1304(1)

Bridging D  (Class WD)

 

1007

Not permitted

Subitem 1305(1)

Bridging E (Class WE)

 

47PT,

47SP,

47CH,

47PA,

47OF,

47ES,

47BU,

47SV,

147,

157A,

157G,

790,

852,

866,

918,

1002,

1005,

1008,

1066,

1096,

1150,

1276,

1383,

1401,

1402,

1403,

1409,

1416; or

1420.

47SP (Internet),

157A (Internet), 

157G (Internet),

1066 (Internet),

1066S (Internet),

1150E (Internet) or

1276 (Internet).

Subitem 1306(1)

Bridging F (Class WF)

1239

Not permitted