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Arrangements for Child Visa Applications 2016/051

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IMMI 16/051 Arrangements as amended, taking into account amendments up to Migration (Arrangements for Child visas) Amendment Instrument (LIN 22/017) 2022
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 03 Jun 2022
Start Date 05 Mar 2022

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IMMI 2016/051

Arrangements for Child Visa Applications 2016/051

made under the Migration Regulations 1994

Compilation no. 3

 

Compilation date 5 March 2022

 

This compilation was prepared by the Department of Home Affairs on 5 March 2022 taking into account amendments up to Migration (Arrangements for Child visas) Amendment Instrument (LIN 22/017) 2022.


I, ALEX HAWKE, Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under subregulation 2.07(5) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations) for items 1108 Child (Migrant)(Class AH) , 1108A Child (Residence) (Class BT) and 1211 Extended Eligibility (Temporary) (Class TK) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations:

2.              SPECIFY that an application for a Child (Migrant)(Class AH) visa is not a valid visa application if the applicant seeks to meet the requirements in subclause 102.211(2) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations and by claiming to have been adopted in an overseas country at a particular time; and

a.     for the purposes of subparagraph 1108(3)(c)(ii) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the country listed in Column A of the table in the Schedule to this Instrument; and

b.     for the purposes of subparagraph 1108(3)(c)(iii) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the period specified in Column B of this Instrument in relation to the country, is the time referred to in paragraph 2 of the Instrument.

3.              SPECIFY that an application for a Child (Residence)(Class BT) visa is not a valid visa application if the applicant seeks to meet the requirements in subclause 802.213(5) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations and by claiming to have been adopted in an overseas country at a particular time; and

a.     for the purposes of subparagraph 1108A(3)(f)(ii) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the country listed in Column A of the table in the Schedule to this Instrument; and

b.     for the purposes of subparagraph 1108A(3)(f)(iii) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations, the period specified in Column B of this Instrument in relation to the country, is the time referred to in paragraph 3 of the Instrument.

4          Form, place and manner for making an application

                 For the item of Schedule 1 to the Regulations and the class of visa mentioned in an item of the following table, an application for a visa must be made using the form, and in the place and manner specified for the item.

Item

Item of Schedule 1

Class of visa

Form

Place and manner

1

1108

Child (Migrant) (Class AH)

47CH

Application must be:

(a)  posted with sufficient pre-paid postage to:

Department of Home Affairs

Child and Other Family Processing Centre

Locked Bag 7

NORTHBRIDGE WA 6865 AUSTRALIA; or

(b) delivered by courier service to:

Department of Home Affairs

Child and Other Family Processing Centre

Wellington Central

836 Wellington Street

WEST PERTH WA 6005 AUSTRALIA.

2

1108A

Child (Resident) (Class BT)

47CH

3

1211

Extended Eligibility (Temporary) (Class TK) visa

918

Note 1       Paragraph 2.10(2)(a) of the Regulations provides that if an application for a visa is made outside Australia, it must be made in accordance with the requirements of Division 2.2 or the item in Schedule 1 of the Regulations that relates to that visa, about where to make the application.

 

Note 2       Paragraph 2.10(2)(b) of the Regulations provides that where there are no requirements of that kind, the application must be made at a diplomatic, consular or migration office maintained by or on behalf of the Commonwealth outside Australia.

 

This Instrument, Arrangements for Child Visa Applications 2016/051, IMMI 16/051, commences the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation

Dated: 1 September 2016

Alex Hawke

THE HON ALEX HAWKE MP

Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection

 

SCHEDULE

Column A

Country

Column B

Specified Period

Pakistan

No limitation on time period

 


Notes

This compilation comprises Arrangements for Child Visa Applications 2016/051 amended as indicated in the following tables.

Table of instruments

Name

Registration

Number

Commencement

Application, saving or transitional provisions

Arrangements for Child Visa Applications 2016/051

5 September 2016

F2016L01389

6 September 2016

-

Migration (LIN 20/049: Arrangements for child visa applications) Amendment Instrument 2020

30 March 2020

F2020L00349

1 April 2020

-

Migration (LIN 20/179: Arrangements for child visa applications) Amendment Instrument 2020

16 July 2020

F2020L00920

17 July 2020

-

Migration (Arrangements for Child visas) Amendment Instrument (LIN 22/017) 2022

4 March 2022

F2022L00256

5 March 2022

-

Table of amendments

ad. = added or inserted      am. = amended      rep. = repealed      rs. = repealed and substituted

Provision affected

How affected

s 1......................................

rep. Legislation Act 2003, s. 48C

s 4......................................

rs. LIN 20/049

am. LIN 20/179, LIN 22/017

s 5......................................

rep. LIN 20.049