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IMMI 17/051 Arrangements as made
This instrument specifies requirements in relation to applications for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas.
Administered by: Home Affairs
General Comments: For transitional, application and saving provisions relating to the repeal of these regulations, see Part 2 of Schedule 5 of the Migration (LIN 18/029: Arrangements for Protection, Refugee and Humanitarian Visas) Instrument 2018.
Made 23 Jun 2017
Registered 28 Jun 2017
Tabled HR 08 Aug 2017
Tabled Senate 08 Aug 2017
Date of repeal 01 Sep 2018
Repealed by Migration (LIN 18/029: Arrangements for Protection, Refugee and Humanitarian Visas) Instrument 2018
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Migration (IMMI 17/051: Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas) Instrument 2017

 

 

 

I, Luke Mansfield, Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, make the following Instrument.

Dated   23 June 2017 

 

Luke Mansfield                      

LUKE MANSFIELD  

First Assistant Secretary of the Refugee and Humanitarian Visa Management Division and Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

 

 

 


Contents

 

Part 1 - Preliminary..................................................................................................... 1

1......... Name................................................................................................................................ 1

2......... Commencement................................................................................................................ 1

3......... Authority.......................................................................................................................... 1

4......... Definitions....................................................................................................................... 1

5......... Schedules......................................................................................................................... 1

Part 2 - Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas                   2

6......... Form, place and manner for making an application.......................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Form, place and manner for making an application                           3

Schedule 2—Repeals                                                                                                                                      6

Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas 2016/024 (F2016L00577) 6

 

 


Part 1 – Preliminary

1  Name

                   This instrument is the Migration (IMMI 17/051: Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas) Instrument 2017. It may be cited as IMMI 17/051.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 July 2017.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subregulation 2.07(5) of the Regulations.

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in the definitions section of the Act, including the following:

(a)      approved form

(b)      visa

 

                   In this instrument:

Regulations means Migration Regulations 1994.

5  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

 


 

Part 2 – Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas

6  Form, place and manner for making an application

             (1)  For subitems 1401(1), 1402(1), 1403(1) and 1404(1) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the approved forms for making an application for a visa are listed in Column 3 of the table in Schedule 1 to this instrument, for the corresponding visa class in Column 1 and the corresponding class of person in Column 2.

             (2)  For paragraphs 1401(3)(a), 1402(3)(a), 1403(3)(a) and 1404(3)(a) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the required place and required manner for making an application for a visa is listed in Column 4 of the table in Schedule 1 to this Instrument, for the corresponding visa class in Column 1 and the corresponding class of person in Column 2.

 


 

Schedule 1 – Form, place and manner for making an application

 

 

COLUMN 1

Item and Visa

COLUMN 2

Class of person

COLUMN 3

Form

COLUMN 4

Place and Manner

1

Item 1401

Protection (Class XA)

All applicants

866 (Internet); or

 

866

a)      Internet application

 

b)      If paper form used, applications must be lodged by post to:

 

Onshore Protection New South Wales

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 9984

Sydney NSW 2001; or

 

Onshore Protection Victoria

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 241

Melbourne VIC 3001

2

Item 1402

Refugee and Humanitarian (Class XB)

 

Applicants whose entry to Australia has been proposed in accordance with approved forms 681 or 1417 and who are outside Australia.

842

Applications must be lodged:

 

a)      By post, with the correct prepaid postage to:

 

Special Humanitarian Processing Centre

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 241

MELBOURNE VIC 3001; or

 

Special Humanitarian Processing Centre

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 9984

SYDNEY NSW 2001;

 

or

 

b)      By courier service delivery to:

 

Special Humanitarian Processing Centre

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

2 Lonsdale Street

MELBOURNE VIC 3000; or

 

Special Humanitarian Processing Centre

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Level 3

26 Lee Street

SYDNEY NSW 2001

All other applicants

 

 

 

 

 

 

Applications must be lodged at a diplomatic, consular, or migration office maintained by or on behalf of the Commonwealth outside Australia.

3

Item 1403

Temporary Protection
(Class XD)

Applicants who do not hold and have never held a Temporary Protection (Class XD) visa or Safe Haven Enterprise
(Class XE) visa.

 

866 (Internet); or

 

866

a)      Internet application

 

b)      If paper form used, applications must be lodged by post to:

 

IMA Protection Support

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 9984

Sydney NSW 2001

Applicants who hold or have held a Temporary Protection (Class XD) visa or Safe Haven Enterprise
(Class XE) visa.

 

1505 (Internet); or

 

1505

4

Item 1404

Safe Haven Enterprise
(Class XE)

Applicants who do not hold and have never held a Temporary Protection (Class XD) visa  or Safe Haven Enterprise

(Class XE) visa.

866 (Internet); or

 

866 with design date including  and subsequent to 07/17; or

 

790

a)      Internet application.

 

b)      If paper form used, applications must be lodged by post to:

 

IMA Protection Support

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

GPO Box 9984

Sydney NSW 2001

Applicants who hold or have held a Temporary Protection (Class XD) visa or Safe Haven Enterprise
(Class XE) visa

1505 (Internet); or

 

1505

 

 

Schedule 2 – Repeals

Arrangements for Protection, Humanitarian and Refugee Visas 2016/024 (F2016L00577)

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument.