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LIN 22/035 Arrangements as made
This instrument amends the to specify the approved form, place and manner arrangements for making an application for a Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) (Class PR) visa, which commences on 5 March 2021. The Class PR visa has one subclass—Subclass 191 (subclass 191 visa). The Hong Kong (Regional) stream of the subclass 191 visa opens to applicants on 5 March 2022 in line with departmental systems release, and the instrument specifies the arrangements to enable applications to be made.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 05 Mar 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate28-Mar-2022
Tabled HR29-Mar-2022

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LIN 22/035

I, Paul Denman, delegate of the Minister, make this instrument under subregulation 2.07(5) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations).

Dated 5 March 2022

Paul Denman

Acting Senior Executive Service Band One

Immigration Programs Division

Department of Home Affairs


1          Name

                 This instrument is the Migration (Arrangements for Certain Skilled and Temporary Graduate Visa Applications) Amendment Instrument (LIN 22/035) 2022.

2          Commencement

                 This instrument commences on 5 March 2022.

3          Amendment

                 Schedule 1 amends Migration (Arrangements for Certain Skilled and Temporary Graduate Visa Applications) Instrument (LIN 20/162) 2020.

4          Application

                 For clarity, this instrument applies to a visa application made before this instrument is registered. 

Note          This instrument may apply retrospectively—see Legislation Act 2003, subsection 12(2).


Schedule 1  Amendment

(section 3)

1          Section 3


                 the following provisions of the Migration Regulations 1994:

(a)   subregulation 2.07(5);

(b)   items 1136, 1137, 1138, 1228, 1229, 1230 and 1241 of Schedule 1.


                 subregulation 2.07(5) of the Regulations.

2          Section 9, after item 3



Item 1139

Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional) (Class PR)

1393 (internet)