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Down Under Visa – Visa grant statistics – 1/12/2014 to 28/02/2015

 

As I said in a previous post (HERE), I intend giving updated average times for the processing of Australian Partner Visa applications and Australian Tourist Visa applications lodged by Down Under Visa in Manila every three months.

 

Australian Visa Processing Time Manila

Australian Visa Processing times

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Finishing school in Philippines….or not?

“She wants them to finish schooling in Philippines!”

“My mother wants them to finish schooling…….”

[name of child] wants to finish schooling…..”

These are common reasons for Filipino children NOT being included as migrating dependents (aka “secondary applicants”) in Australian partner visa applications.

 

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Why do you need a Philippines Specialist migration agent?

We at Down Under Visa specialise in Australian Partner Visas*  and Australian Tourist Visas for couples, and we specialise in visas from the Philippines for Australian men with Filipina fiancées and wives. Whilst we do the occasional visa from another country, 99%+ are from the Philippines.

*(Australian spouse visas, fiancée visas, marriage visas, de facto visas, and whatever else you may wish to call them)

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A Committed Relationship and Australian Partner Visas

If you have made any enquiries of Down Under Visa about a partner visa or prospective marriage visa, you will have heard the expression “committed relationship”.

 

commitment

 

What does this mean? How do we prove it? And why do we need to? Is it really any of their business?

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Age Differences and Australian Visas

Does age matter? Can you get an Australian partner visa when you are 20, 30, or even 40 or more years older than your Filipina wife or Filipina fiancée?

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