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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​FOI disclosure logs 2021

The information shown in this disclosure log is information to which we gave acc​​ess in response to a request under section 11A of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act). In accordance with section 11C of the FOI Act this information does not include:

  • personal information about any person if publication of that information would be unreasonable
  • information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person if publication of that information would be unreasonable
  • other information covered by a determination made by the Australian Information Commissioner if publication of that information would be unreasonable
  • any information if it is not reasonably practicable to publish the information because of the extent of modifications that would need to be made to delete the information listed in the above dot points
  • information removed under s22(1)(a)(ii) [Access to edited copies with exempt or irrelevant matter deleted] of the FOI Act is considered 'out of scope' for the request.​​​​
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4 July 2021FA 20/09/00647Communications and documents produced in the year 2020 of discussions between the Department of Home Affairs and the advertising agency TBWA Sri Lanka regarding the Zero Chance strategic communication campaign

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2 July 2021FA 21/06/00601Numbers of travel outbound and inbounds exemptions granted and refused from 1 January 2021 to 31 May 2021

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1 July 2021FA 21/05/01273The number of New Zealand citizens whose visas were cancelled under section 501 of the Migration Act and removed from Australia between 1 April 2019 and 30 April 2021 and the number of those removed who were under 18 years old

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1 July 2021FA 21/06/00406The total number of Skilled - Recognised Graduate visa (subclass 476) applications lodged, granted, rejected and on hand from January 2019 to May 2021 by activity month

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1 July 2021FA 21/05/01054Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated between 1 January 2020 and 23 May 2021 and granted between 1 January 2021 and 23 May 2021 for Mechanical Engineer (233512) in Western Australia

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1 July 2021FA 21/06/00158The number of visa applications granted for offshore subclass 190 Skilled-nominated applicants between 01/01/20 and 31/05/2021 where the state/territory is Victoria by occupation, the number of visa applications granted for subclasses 189/190/489/491 between 01/07/2020 and 31/05/2021 for offshore and onshore applicants, and the number of on hand applications for subclass 189/190/489/491 as at 31/05/2021 for offshore and onshore applicants

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30 June 2021FA 21/06/00148Visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Temporary Residence Transition) between 01/07/20 and 31/05/21 with occupation of ICT Business Analyst 261111 and all occupations

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30 June 2021FA 21/06/00479Number of EOI to be processed for February 2021 for Global Talent Independent Programme and subclass 491 and 190 visa grants from 01/04/2021 to 30/05/2021

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00077The number of citizenship applicants (by conferral) waiting for appointments at Launceston Tasmania as at 28 May 2021 and the number of citizenship tests at Launceston site from 1 July 2020 to 18 June 2021

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00115Number of Business Innovation and Investment (permanent) visa (subclass 888) applications lodged and finalised by visa stream from 1 April 2021 to 31 May 2021 and the number of on hand as at 31 May 2021

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00175The number of citizenship (conferral) applications approved and pending ceremony at Willoughby Council, by month, from December 2020 – May 2021

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00118The number of visa subclasses 189, 190, 489 and 491 granted on monthly basis from 1st July 2020 to 31st May 2021 and the total on hand for these visa subclasses as at 31 May 2021, by location of applicant

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00913Number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry), lodged and granted between 1 January 2020 to 31 May 2021 where occupation is Accountant, Management Accountant and Taxation Accountant, and number of on hand as at 17 June 2021

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29 June 2021FA 21/06/00684The number of offshore subclass 190 visa grants for restaurant and cafe managers from last December 2020 till May 2021

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28 June 2021FA 21/05/01397The number of citizenship applicants awaiting for ceremony at Willoughby City Council and Georges River Council in NSW as at 28 May 2021

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28 June 2021FA 21/04/00325The processing times for subclasses 300 and 309 in each program year from 2018 – April 2021, by processing office

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28 June 2021FA 21/06/00110As at 18 June 2021, the number of persons whose applications for citizenship by conferral have been approved and were awaiting a citizenship ceremony at Manningham City Council and Melbourne City Council

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28 June 2021FA 21/05/01197As at 25 May 2021, the current data on percentage of immigration detainees categorised as High & Extreme Risk by the ABF/Serco Secure Risk Assessment Template (SRAT) for the purposes of placement in the detention network and escort

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00689Number of Child visa (subclass 101) granted per month from 1 May 2020 to May 2021

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00471Number of EOIs that received an invitation to apply for the Global Talent Independent Program in each target sector in which the applicant has at least a PH.D degree or a Master's degree or lower

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00467Number of visa applications granted for Skilled - Regional (Provisional) (subclass 489), Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (subclass 491) and Skilled- Nominated (subclass 190) visas where the client location is offshore by occupation code 233512, 233511, 323214 and 321211 from 1 January 2020 to 31 May 2021

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00453Number of ANZSCO 321211 Motor Mechanics who have been granted a subclass 186 Direct Entry visa from 01/01/2020 to 31/05/2021, onshore and offshore

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26 June 2021FA 21/05/01339Number of subclass 189 visa applications lodged from 1 February 2019 to 30 March 2020 and 1 April 2020 to 30 April 2021 with client location inside and outside of Australia

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00083For the month of May 2021 the number of Child visa subclass 101 granted in Perth and the number of applications on hand as at 31 May 2021

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00653For the period 01 January 2020 to 31 May 2021, the number of subclass 186 visas (Direct Entry) granted onshore and offshore by occupation

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00581For the period from 01 February 2021 – 31 May 2021, the number of student visas granted and the number of student visas refused

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26 June 2021FA 21/06/00495As at 31 August 2020, the number of subclass 887 visa applications on hand

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25 June 2021FA 21/04/00883Number of Labour Agreement applications lodged, refused, granted and withdrawn under the Restaurant (Fine Dining) Industry Labour Agreement framework from April 2019 to April 2021

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25 June 2021FA 21/03/00813 Section 501 removals to New Zealand news story

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24 June 2021FA 21/05/01337From 1 January 2021 to 27 May 2021, the number of inbound travel exemption applications that were not approved where the applicant was a primary subclass 457 or 482 visa holder, and their nominated occupation was Managing Director (ANZSCO 111111)

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00463Processing times (average, median, global) for Other Family (Migrant) (class BO) Carer (subclass 116) visa applications in 2015

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00111Number of EOIs for the Global Talent Independent Program from July 2020 to 2 June 2021 in each target sector and assessment processing times

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00462Offshore visas granted and on hand for subclasses 190, 489 and 491 between 01/01/2020 and 31/05/2021 by occupation codes 322313, 331213, 342313, and 341111

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24 June 2021FA 21/05/01176From 2010 to 2021, the number of people removed from Australia who had held a protection/humanitarian visa, or satisfied criteria for protection/humanitarian visa but for character exclusions, or had a positive ITOA finding; and the number of people resettled in a third country (other than country of nationality) who had a visa cancelled or refused since 2014

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00459Number of Skilled - Nominated visa (subclass 190) applications granted to Motor Mechanics (ANZSCO code 321211) from 1 July 2020 to 31 May 2021 and on hand Skilled - Nominated visa (subclass 190) as at 31 May 2021

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00393EOI outcome by Direction 89 Sectors as of 30/05/2021, EOI processing time (from allocation to decision) by Direction 89 Sectors, and visa grants by main applicant's country of citizenship since the inception of the Global Talent Independent Programme

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24 June 2021FA 21/06/00442Number of on hand visa applications for subclass 887 as at 31 May 2021 and number of visa grants for subclass 887 from January 2021 to June 2021

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23 June 2021FA 21/05/01231Suitability of Christmas Island as a quarantine facility

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23 June 2021FA 21/06/00244Section 501 character decisions Ministers personally made since 10 December 2014 (as at 31 May 2021) separated into positive and negative outcomes by country of nationality

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23 June 2021FA 21/05/01396The number of people currently waiting for a citizenship ceremony in Liverpool Council and Blacktown Council in NSW

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23 June 2021FA 21/05/00207Inwards and outwards travel exemption requests received and approved between 1 August 2020 and 30 April 2021, by client-declared visa subclass applied for or held.

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23 June 2021FA 21/06/00404Skilled - Nominated visas (subclass 190) granted for occupation Cook (351411) for Victoria between May 2020 and May 2021 where primary applicant is within Australia and on-hand Skilled - Nominated visas (subclass 190) for occupation Cook (351411) for Victoria between January 2020 and December 2020 where primary applicant is within Australia

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23 June 2021FA 21/05/00687The number of visa applications refused for not meeting PIC 4020 in the period 01 July 2010 – 31 May 2021

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23 June 2021FA 21/03/01281In the period 01 July 2015 – 24 March 2021, the number of times the Minister's s195A power was exercised in relation to visas previously refused or cancelled under section 501 and in the period 01 July 2019 – 24 March 2021, the number of times the Minister's s197AB power was exercised in relation to visas previously refused or cancelled under section 501

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22 June 2021FA 21/05/01395Number of on hand subclass 489 visa applications as of 31/05/21 and the minimum and maximum processing times in calendar days, number of those with on hand age between 6 & 24 months as at 31/05/21; the number of on hand subclass 189, 190 and 491 visa applications with on hand age between 6 & 24 months as of 31/5/21, the number of granted, lodged and refused subclass 489 visa applications from 01/07/20 to 31/05/21

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22 June 2021FA 21/05/01392ENS (subclass 186) (Direct Entry) Occupation: ANZSCO 242111 - University Lecturer - Onshore applications on-hand, lodged, granted, refused and withdrawn 01 Jan 2020 – 30 April 2021

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22 June 2021FA 21/05/01393Subclass 858 visa grants and EOI submissions in the Global Talent pathway per sector from 1/7/2020 - 30/5/2021 and number of Iranian citizens invited to apply and granted visa subclass 858 under the Global Talent Pathway

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22 June 2021FA 21/05/01400Number of people waiting for a Citizenship ceremony in the Wyndham City Council, Victoria as at 28 May 2021

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22 June 2021FA 21/05/01342Number of people whose application for Australian citizenship (conferral) had been approved and who were waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at City of Melbourne Council as at 28 May 2021

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21 June 2021FA 21/05/01369Number of Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) visa (subclass 188) Investor stream grants from 1 July 2018 to 31 March 2021 by country of citizenship and by government sponsor

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21 June 2021FA 21/06/00081For each program year of 2018, 2019 and 2020, the number of people living in Queensland whose Temporary Protection Visa expired and who did not lodge another visa application prior to expiry

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21 June 2021FA 21/05/01061Number of on hand Skilled Independent (subclass 189) visa applications of applicants with Indian and Chinese citizenship lodged between 1 January 2019 to 31 March 2020

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21 June 2021FA 21/05/01049Number of health waivers granted to subclass 200, 201, 202, 203 and 204 visa applicants who failed the health requirement for the program years 2011- 2020

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18 June 2021FA 21/05/00418Number of inward travel exemptions approved between 1 August 2020 to 8 May 2021 by client declared visa subclass applied for or held, and number of travellers based on their citizenship coming to Australia from March 2020 to May 2021

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18 June 2021FA 21/05/00815Visa applications lodged, on hand and finalised for subclass 189 New Zealand stream between 01 January 2021 and 18 May 2021, detailing primary and secondary applicant monthly counts and citizenship of secondary applicants, and the processing times 75% and 90% for each month from January 2021 to May 2021

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18 June 2021FA 21/03/01319-R1 (Internal review) Subclass 482 nominations refused or withdrawn under a standard business sponsorship between 1 October 2019 and 30 June 2020 and between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021.
Emails per month sent from account noreply.tss@homeaffairs.gov.au with subject line containing exact phrase ‘“IMMI Request for More Information,” from September 2018 to  February 2021

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18 June 2021 FA 21/01/01530 Minister Amanda Vanstone request for security assessment for Indonesia visit, 3 February 2005 

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18 June 2021FA 21/05/00347From 1 August 2020 to 25 April 2021 data pertaining to the number of travellers who: 1. requested for outward travel exemption but were not required to apply for it; 2. requested for outward travel exemption and reasons, and 3. were approved for an outward travel exemption

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18 June 2021FA 21/03/01244Travel Exemptions Outwards Process Guide and Procedural Instructions

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18 June 2021FA 21/05/01016Visa applications on hand and granted for each month for Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) for ANZSCO 261313 (Software Engineer) where client location is inside and outside Australia from 1 July 2020 to 25 May 2021 for primary applicants only.

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18 June 2021FA 21/05/01014Visa applications on hand for Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) as at 30 April 2021 with occupation of Electrical Engineer, client location inside and outside Australia  

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17 June 2021FA 21/04/00649From October 2020 to March 2021 for subclass 186 Direct Entry visa, the average processing times at 50th, 75th and 90th percentile; and the number of applications lodged and granted for 221213 External Auditor from 1/10/2020 to 31/03/2021

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/01075Number of people waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony as at 21 May 2021, and number of people who acquired Australian citizenship (conferral) from 1 January to 30 April 2021 at citizenship ceremonies conducted by Randwick City Council

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/00397Gifts and benefits register from 1 September 2019 to 7 May 2021

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17 June 2021 FA 20/10/00855Review of Security Risk Assessment Tool by Griffith University

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​​17 June 2021FA 21/05/000989Visa applications on hand and granted for Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) for ANZSCO 233411 (Electronic Engineer) from 01 July 2020-28 February 2021

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/00752Number of applications waiting to be allocated to an Australian citizenship ceremony in the Inner West Council

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/00658From 1 May 2020 to 30 April 2021, top 20 ANZSCO code occupation nominated in each of subclasses 482, 494, 186; top 20 ANZSCO code occupation nominated under the DAMA (Designated Area Migration Agreement); top 5 sponsor industries in each state/territory;  number of visas granted under each top 5 industry for the above subclasses; and as at 27 May 2021 the average processing time between lodgement of EOI and invitation for Global Talent visa (subclass 858)

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/01398 Number of applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) approved and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Camden Council (NSW) as at 28 May 2021

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/00052 Number of applications lodged for Australian citizenship (conferral) and awaiting citizenship test, or undergoing assessment at the Department's Hobart office, as at 25 May 2021

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/01068 Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870) granted from 1 January to 30 April 2021

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17 June 2021FA 21/05/01391Number of applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) approved and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Brisbane City Council (QLD) as at 28 May 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/00993For each year since 2015, how many protection (subclass 866) visa applications have been lodged by people who previously had a s501(3A) visa cancellation that had not been revoked? Of those aforementioned protection visa applications lodged, how many have been decided? Of those protection visa applications what is the breakdown of their country of origin?

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16 June 2021FA 21/03/00005"Christmas Island JIG - Information Report - Biscayne – arrival," 17 March 2013

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/01238Number of subclass 887 visa applications submitted and processed every month from August 2020 to May 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/01166Number of applications for evidence of Australian citizenship approved and refused from 1 July 2014 to 30 April 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/01390Number of applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) approved and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Blacktown City Council, NSW as at 28 May 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/00842Number of subclass 190 visa applications granted in  April 2021 where occupation is Chemist and number of subclass 189 and 190 visa applications granted in April 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/01388Number of people whose applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) had been approved and who were waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Liverpool City Council (NSW) as at 28 May 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/01010As at 30 April 2021, number of on hand subclass 189 and 190 visa applications and number of on hand subclass 189 and 190 visa applications from Indian or Chinese citizens.  Number of subclass 189 visas granted to Indian or Chinese citizens from 1 January 2020 - 30 April 2021

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16 June 2021FA 21/05/00862From January 2009 to April 2021, the number of OMARA sanctions by type of sanction, including the number of migration agents who were holders of legal practitioner certificates

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00783Monthly breakdown of the lodgement numbers for Contributory Parent visa (subclass 143) from 1 July 2019 to 30 April 2021.

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00779As at 30 April 2021 the number of on hand parent and partner visa applications broken down to subclasses

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00733Number of subclass 186 visas granted onshore for Management Accountant (221112) between January 2020 - April 2021 and the number of offshore applications received and visa granted.

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15 June 2021FA 21/02/00565

FA 21/02/00569
Release of detainees from Park Hotel Carlton January 2021

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00990Granted visa applications for subclasses 189, 190 and 491 for occupation ANZSCO 3122 from 1 July 2020 to 30 April 2021

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00588Number of applications on hand as at 30 April 2021 and numbers granted between 1 January 2019 and 30 April 2021 for Skilled Independent visa subclass 189 where occupation is 134111 Child Care Centre Manager

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15 June 2021FA 21/05/00009Applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) on hand as at 21 May 2021, lodged by people who indicated a preference for an Australian citizenship ceremony at the City of Sydney Council

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11 June 2021FA 21/05/00045Total number of EOI on hand for NSW for subclass 190 for Welder first class (322313), Metal fabricator (322312), Pressure welder (322313), number of EOI  invited/nominated on an average in the last 3 months and in this financial year 2020-2021 for these occupations, and the number of visa applications for subclass 491 on hand and granted for the above occupations between 1 July 2020 and 15 April 2021

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11 June 2021FA 21/05/01007Number of visa applications on hand and granted for Skilled Independent visa subclass 189 and Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 for ANZSCO 234312 Environmental Consultant from 01/07/2020 to 30/04/2021

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11 June 2021FA 21/02/01197Letters of support from MPs and Senators to the Department/Immigration Minister in support of a Tamil family between September 2018 and May 2019

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 11 June 2021FA 21/05/01005Number of expressions of interests lodged for the Global Talent Independent (GTI) Program subclass 124/858 visa, number of invitations issued including breakdown of sectors, number of approvals for each sector and average processing time for each sector for the period between 1 June 2020 to 20 May 2021

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 11 June 2021  FA 21/05/00769The number of applications for Employer Nomination Scheme (subclass 186) Direct Entry Stream lodged, on hand and granted between January 2021 and May 2021 with the occupation of 242111 University Lecturer and client location in and outside Australia

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00681Number of Parent visas (subclass 103), Contributory Parent visas (subclass 143) and Contributory Parent (Temporary) visas (subclass 173) ​granted from 1 September 2020 to 13 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00683Total number of subclass 143 visa applications received during 01 July 2016 to 31 December 2016.

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00655Visa applications granted and on hand for Employer Nomination Scheme (subclass 186) Direct Entry Stream for ICT Analyst ANZSCO 261111 from January - April 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/04/01086Total number of visas granted during the current program year to 31 March 2021 for Contributory/Non Contributory Parent visas and Other Family visas, subclasses 103, 114, 115, 116,143, 173, 804, 835, 836, 838, 864 and 884

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10 June 2021FA 21/04/00224Number of Student visa subclass 500 applications lodged, granted and refused for Pakistani Nationals for the 2015-16 to 2020-21 Financial Year (YTD) with the client’s location in and outside Australia with the student's field of study

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00757Visa subclasses 189 and 190 (NSW) granted for External Auditor and Internal Auditor (ANZSCO codes 221213 and 221214), from 1 November 2020 to 30 April 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/01082Number of on hand subclass 101 visa applications in Perth on 21 May 2021 and 30 October 2020 and the number of 101 visas granted per month between 1 September 2020 - 21 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/01234Number of Australian citizenship by conferral applicants approved and waiting for citizenship ceremony at Parramatta City Council and Cumberland City Council as at 21 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/01009Number of Australian citizenship by conferral applicants approved and waiting for citizenship ceremony at Randwick City Council, Sydney as at 21 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00774Number of people approved for Australian citizenship (conferral) and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Hume City Council as at 21 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00744Number of people approved for Australian citizenship (conferral) and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Waverley Council as at 21 May 2021

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10 June 2021FA 21/05/00686Number of applications lodged for Employer Nomination Scheme visa subclass 186 (Direct Entry) between 01/12/2020 to 30/04/2021, client location  onshore, for Management Consultant occupation and processing time for Employer Nomination Scheme visa subclass 186 (Direct Entry) for the 75th and 90th percentiles

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9 June 2021FA 21/05/00652As at 21 May 2021 number of visa applications on hand for Skilled - Nominated visa (subclass 190) where age on hand is greater than 16 months and client location is in Australia and citizenship is Philippines.

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9 June 2021FA 21/01/01529Policies and procedures concerning the admission of gifts and the screening and inspection of visitors to Australia's onshore immigration detention facilities

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9 June 2021FA 21/05/00677Number of applications lodged in the Hong Kong Business Processing Office during the program years 2016-17 to 2020-21 as at 31 April 2021 for Business Innovation and Investment (provisional) visa subclass 188 by streams

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9 June 2021FA 21/05/00668Number of people who applied for visa subclass 186 (Direct Entry) for occupation ICT security specialist from July 2020 to December 2020 in Victoria

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 09 June 2021FA 21/04/01002As at 27 April 2021 the number of people previously on a permanent refugee visa (subclass 200, 201, 202, 203, 204 and 866) who are currently in detention following a visa cancellation Permanent refugee visas cancelled under s501 of The Migration Act from 1 January 2014 - 30 April 2021

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09 June 2021FA 21/05/00456Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) applications on hand for 12 months or more as at 31 May 2021 for occupation 261313, as well as applications granted from 01/02/2021 to 30/05/2021 by activity month

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09 June 2021FA 21/03/01158Indian students departing Australia in the period 1/1/2020 to 17/03/2021

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08 June 2021FA 21/05/00740Quota, planning levels, prioritisation and number of case officers allocated for skilled visa subclasses 189, 190, 489, and 491

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00453National Retail Association Limited Crime Prevention Measures Project 14 February 2019

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00661Number of on hand applications for visa subclass 190 where occupation is 225311 Public Relations Professional by nominating state, with processing time greater than 12, 15, 18, 21 and 24 months

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00649Number of EOls submitted for the Global Talent Independent (GTI) Program between 21/01/2021 and 11/05/2021, numbers invited and numbers of non-PhD who were invited, and numbers of those invited who met the Fair Work High Income Threshold

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​8 June 2021FA 21/05/00664Number of Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) and Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) by occupation granted in April 2021 and number of on hand applications as at 30 April 2021

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00389Number of Australian citizenship (conferral) applications approved and waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Knox City Council as at 21 May 2021

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00644Number of visa applications on hand for Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189), Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (subclass 491) as at 30/04/2021 with on hand age greater than 6 months

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00489Number of residents of Bayside Council (NSW) waiting for citizenship ceremony as of 21 May 2021

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00451Number of Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) applications with occupation 261313 Software Engineer granted from 1 July 2020 to April 2021 and on hand applications as at 30 April 2021

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8 June 2021FA 21/05/00491Number of people whose applications for citizenship by conferral had been approved and were waiting to attend a citizenship ceremony at the City of Sydney (NSW) Council as at 21 May 2021

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7 June 2021FA 21/05/00238Number of approved citizenship applications in City of Whittlesea, Victoria that are awaiting for their citizenship ceremony as at 21 May 2021

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7 June 2021FA 21/05/00382Number of Skilled Independent visa subclass 189 applications on hand as at 30/04/2021

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7 June 2021FA 21/05/00396Number of Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 grants between 1/03/2021 and 30/04/2021 and on hand as at 30/04/2021 for occupation 511112 with NSW as nominating State

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4 June 2021FA 21/04/00866Number of on hand applications by age for Partner (Provisional and Migrant) visa subclasses 309/100 with the Ankara processing office as at 23 April 2021 and number of Partner visa grants between 1 January 2021 to 23 April 2021

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4 June 2021FA 21/05/00264Number of people deported from Australia during the period March 2020-March 2021 (under ss501, 116 and 201) broken down by month and citizenship

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4 June 2021FA 21/05/00441Number of Business Innovation and Investment (provisional ) visa (subclass 188 ) primary applications granted, refused and on hand between 1 July 2018 and 30 April 2021 by citizenship

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4 June 2021FA 21/05/00147Number of people waiting to be allocated to an Australian citizenship ceremony at the City of Sydney Council as at 21 May 2021

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4 June 2021FA 21/05/00399Number of visa applications on hand for Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) as at 30/04/2021 where occupation is 261313 Software Engineer, client location in Australia, and nominating state is New South Wales

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00167Number of applications for Australian citizenship (conferral) which were lodged before 1 February 2020 by people residing in Victoria

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00401Number of visa applications on hand for Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) as at 30/04/2021 by client location and on hand age

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00422Number of applicants waiting to be invited to a citizenship ceremony in Brisbane City Council as at 21 May 2021.

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00171Number of people waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Brisbane City Council as at 21 May 2021

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3 June 2021FA 21/01/00989Average processing time and number of Partner visas (subclass 309 and 100) lodgements and grants from 1 March 2020 to 31 December 2020 at the Suva office

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00274Number of approved applications waiting for citizenship ceremony at the city of Sydney as at 21 May 2021

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00199Number of applications lodged and granted for Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) between 01/03/2020 and 30/04/2021 and numbers for occupation 331212 Carpenter, number of case workers processing subclass 190 visa grants, and number of case workers employed in the Immigration Programs Division as at 31 March 2021

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00126Number of people waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Cardinia Shire Council as at 21 May 2021

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3 June 2021FA 21/01/00925Number of Partner visas (subclass 309) granted and refused by the Australian Consulate-General in Dubai from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00085Number of applications granted for Skilled Regional visa (subclass 887) between 01/02/2021 and 30/04/2021 and number of on hand as at 30/04/2021 where applicant type is Primary

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3 June 2021FA 21/05/00246All visa subclasses granted from January 2021 to April 2021, subclass 887 visas lodged from January 2021 to April 2021 and subclass 887 on hand as at 30 April 2021

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2 June 2021FA 21/05/00165Number of people waiting to attend an Australian citizenship ceremony at Penrith City Council as at 21 May 2021

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2 June 2021FA 21/05/00159Number of approved applicants for citizenship by conferral waiting for a citizenship ceremony in the Canterbury Bankstown Council and any proposed dates for upcoming ceremonies

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2 June 2021FA 21/05/01012Number of new visa applications lodged for Subclass 188, 189, 190 and 491 by citizens of China, Hong Kong, India, Philippines, and the United Kingdom for periods 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 as at 30 April 2021

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2 June 2021FA 21/04/00619Regarding Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300) in the 2020-2021 program year: number of places allocated from a total of 72,300 Family Stream places, and number of places remaining available as at April 2021; number of visas that have been granted at the New Delhi processing office between January 2019 and April 2021

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2 June 2021FA 21/05/00359Number of subclass 405 visa holders as at 30 November 2018 and 30 April 2021

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2 June 2021FA 21/05/00082 Number of & people waiting for a citizenship ceremony in the Adelaide City council

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1 June 2021FA 21/05/00333List of decisions personally made by the Minister for Home Affairs/Minister for Immigration and Border Protection to refuse or cancel a visa on character grounds and in the national interest pursuant to ss 501(3), 501A(2) and 501A(3), 501B(2) and 501BA(2) of the Migration Act 1958
Sample Tabling Notice to the Parliament

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1 June 2021FA 21/01/00319 Number of Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300) and Partner (Provisional) visa (subclass 309) on hand in the Dubai office, and their average processing time in 2019 and 2020

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1 June 2021FA 21/05/00271 Visa applications granted for Skilled  Nominated visa (subclass 190) between 01/04/21 and 30/04/21 by client location where occupation is 351311 Chef and nominating state is Western Australia

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1 June 2021FA 21/02/00415 Number of Partner (Provisional) visa (subclass 309) applications processed by Dubai office from 1 January 2020 to 31 January 2021, and average processing time

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1 June 2021FA 21/05/00094 Visa applications on hand as at 30 April 2021 and visa applications granted in April 2021 for Skilled  Nominated visa (subclass 190) by state and territory where occupation is 233213 Quantity Surveyor and client location outside Australia

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1 June 2021FA 21/02/00432 Number of Partner (subclass 309) visa finalisations for the period January 2020 to January 2021 in Amman office and the average processing time for January, August, September and December 2020

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1 June 2021FA 21/03/00912Number of grants of Partner (Provisional) visa subclass 309 by the Amman office from June 2020 to February 2021 and processing times from 1 January 2020 to 31 January 2021

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31 May 2021FA 21/04/00400Visa applications granted for Prospective Marriage visa subclass 300 between 01/02/2021 and 31/03/2021 and applications and approvals for inward travel exemptions from subclass 300 holders

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28 May 2021FA 21/05/00157 For Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300) and Partner visas (subclasses 309 and 820) applications, the 25th, 50th, 75th and 90th percentile of processing times, by processing office, and the number of applications on-hand and finalised by processing office from January 2021 to April 2021

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27 May 2021FA 21/03/00331All documents that relate to the import or clearance and approval of PPE by IQR Group Pty Ltd during 2020

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27 May 2021FA 21/05/00130 Number of Employer Nomination Scheme visa (Direct Entry Stream) (subclass 186) applications lodged with the primary applicant onshore,  and number of visa applications on hand, lodged, granted, refused and withdrawn 2021 where primary applicant is offshore, with ANZSCO occupation 242111 - University Lecturer from January 2020 to April 2021

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26 May 2021FA 21/04/01118 Visa applications on hand, granted, lodged and refused for Skilled  Nominated  visa (subclass 190) in April 2021 where occupation is 233213 Quantity Surveyor

Visa applications on hand, lodged, granted and refused for Skilled  Nominated  visa (subclass 190) in April 2021 by citizenship country

Processing times for Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) visas in April 2021

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26 May 2021FA 21/05/00505 Direction No. 90- Visa refusal and cancellation under section 501 and revocation of a mandatory cancellation of a visa under section 501CA

Visas granted under s195A of the Migration Act where the visa holder failed section 501 and non-refoulment obligations were owed

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26 May 2021FA 21/04/00393 Prospective marriage visas (subclass 300) granted between 10 December 2020 and 23 February 2021; travel exemption request and rejections for subclass 300 holders from 1 October 2020 and 9 April 2021; Visitor and eVisitor (subclass 600/651) and Working Holiday visa (subclass 417)  granted between 1 October 2020 and 9 April 2021; and under all three of the above temporary categories, from which countries were those granted exemptions between 1 October 2020 and 9 April 2021

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26 May 2021FA 21/05/00056 Number of on hand Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) applications and processing times as at 30/04/2021, on hand age and numbers for those   lodged, granted and refused  from 1/04/2020 to 30/04/2021

Number of on hand Skilled Regional (subclass 887), Skilled Independent (subclass 189), Skilled Nominated (subclass 190)  and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) (subclass 491) as at 30/04/2021

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25 May 2021FA 21/03/00739Processing times for all of the processing places around the world for visa subclasses 309/100 from 1/07/2019 to 28/02/2021

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25 May 2021FA 21/03/01236 Overseas Arrivals and Departures by Citizenship Country for China, Hong Kong and Taiwan between 1 January 2020 and 31 January 2021

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25 May 2021FA 21/02/00529 Number of on hand Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300) applications in Pretoria office as at 1 September 2020 and number of on hand where applicant is a citizen of Kenya; number of those refused and granted from 1 September 2020 to 31 January 2021

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25 May 2021FA 21/05/00306 Number of on hand applications as at 30/04/2021 for Skilled independent visa (subclass 189) for each of the Points tested stream and New Zealand Pathway stream  and number of applications granted and refused for each stream from 1/07/2021 to 30/04/2021   

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25 May 2021FA 21/04/00913 For Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190), number of  applications lodged between 01/07/2020 and 30/04/2021 and number of on hand as at 30/04/2021, by occupation and nominated by Northern Territory

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25 May 2021FA 21/05/00065Number of Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) applications lodged, granted and on-hand for ANZSCO occupation 133111 where the client location is outside Australia in activity months between 01/01/2020 and 30/04/2021

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24 May 2021FA 21/03/00826Ministerial submissions to the then Immigration Minister Scott Morrison in 2014 and 2015 that relate to or mention terminations and abortions for asylum seekers and refugees held in Nauru

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​24 May 2021FA 21/04/00922Number of EOIs received and processed for Global Talent visa subclass 858 per month from September 2019 to April 2021 and the average number of EOI processing days by sector from 1 September 2020 to 6 April 2021

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24 May 2021FA 21/04/00924Number of candidates who passed the Capstone Intake for period Intake 1, 2018 to Intake 3, 2020

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24 May 2021FA 21/05/00176Number of on hand Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa subclass 870 applications as at 30 April 2021

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24 May 2021FA 21/04/01052Number of on hand citizenship by conferral applications and number of approved applications for clients waiting  for citizenship ceremony at the City of Sydney

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24 May 2021FA 21/04/00915Number of on hand Skilled - Nominated subclass 190 visa application nominated by New South Wales where client is offshore and occupation is Civil Engineer (ANZSCO Code 233211) from 1 May 2019 to 30 April 2021

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24 May 2021FA 21/04/00845Yearly capping for the Contributory Parent visa category from FY2017-2018 to FY2020-2021 and the number of applications processed or finalised from FY2017-2018 to FY2020-2021 (as at 31 March 2021)

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21 May 2021FA 21/04/01111Number of Child visa subclass 101 grants between 1 March 2021 and 30 April 2021 where processing office is Perth

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21 May 2021FA 21/04/01089Number of visa applications lodged, granted and refused for Employer Nomination Scheme subclass 186 (Direct Entry Pathway) between 01/07/20 and 30/04/21 by client location where occupation is 261111 ICT Business Analyst

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21 May 2021FA 21/04/01060Number of on hand visa applications for Skilled Nominated subclass 190 as at 30/04/21 where occupation is 223111 Human Resource Advisor, nominating state is South Australia and client location is outside Australia

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​20 May 2021FA 21/04/00104Number of visa applications on hand and granted for each month for Skilled Independent visa (subclass 189) for ANZSCO 261313 Software Engineer where client location is inside and outside Australia from 01/12/2020 to 31/03/2021

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20 May 2021FA 21/04/00098Number of visa applications lodged for each of Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491), by occupation between 1/07/2020 and 31/03/2021 where nominating state/territory is Northern Territory and South Australia

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​20 May 2021FA 21/04/00891Skilled Nominated subclass 190 visa related information including applicant’s location, prioritisation and allocation of application

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20 May 2021FA 21/04/00998Number of visa application granted in each sector for Global Talent visa subclass 858 from August 2019 to April 2021 and number of EOIs submitted in each sector from September 2019 to April 2021

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20 May 2021FA 21/03/01292Number of EOIs submitted for the Global Talent Independent Program between 1 July 2019 and 15 April 2021, EOI processing status, number of GTI visas approved in FY2021 and the average days for processing EOIs submitted and assessed between 1 July 2019 and 15 April 2021

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20 May 2021FA 21/04/00324Processing times for Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa subclass 491 for 2020-21 as at 30 April 2021, and the number of on hand applications with  South Australia as nominating state

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20 May 2021FA 21/04/00901General information and requirements relating to New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship (temporary) visa  subclass 461 as published on the Department’s website on 15 June 2017

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19 May 2021FA 21/02/00648Request for Tenders relating to People Smuggling Campaigns

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19 May 2021FA 21/02/00417Statistics relating to travel exemptions requests from subclass 457 or 482 visa holders finalised between 1 August 2020 and 4 February 2021, reasons for exemption and location declared by applicant
Number of travel exemptions approved, refused or otherwise finalised prior to 1 August 2020

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19 May 2021FA 21/04/00804Visa applications lodged and granted for Skilled Nominated subclass 190 from 1 July 2020 to 15 April 2021 with occupation of 391111 Hairdresser where client location is outside Australia by nominating  state/territory and subclass 190 average processing times

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19 May 2021FA 21/04/00880Total grants of Safe Haven Enterprise visas (subclass 790) and Temporary Protection visas (subclass 785), number of on hand TPV and SHEV applications, number of reapplications received, and the location by postcode of TPV subclass 785 and SHEV subclass 790 holders, all as at 21 April 2021  

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19 May 2021FA 21/04/00659Number of Investor Stream applications processed by the Hong Kong Office during FY 2020-21 (to 31 March 2021) by nominating State and territory,  processing statistics as at 4 May 2021 and as at 31 March 2021

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18 May 2021FA 21/02/00051Case Management Guidelines, Humanitarian Settlement Program February 2020

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18 May 2021FA 21/03/00464-R1
(internal review)
Number of Parent visa (Subclass 103)  applications as at 5 March 2021

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18 May 2021FA 21/02/01195Children in immigration detention facilities and residence determination (community detention), on 8 May 2019 and 16 June 2019

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18 May 2021FA 21/04/00840Number of Student visa subclass 500 lodged in March of 2021, 2020 and 2019 by client location

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18 May 2021FA 21/04/00878Visa applications lodged and granted for Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 between 01/10/2019 and 30/04/2021 by state and territory where occupation is 135112 ICT Project Manager and client location is outside Australia

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18 May 2021FA 21/04/01131Number of Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 and  Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa subclass 491 granted between 1/03/2021 and 30/04/2021 where occupation is 234211 Chemist,  client is outside Australia and nominating state is New South Wales, and number of grants  by occupation between 1/04/2021 and 30/04/2021

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18 May 2021FA 21/04/00035Number of Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 granted by occupation code from October 2019 to February 2021

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18 May 2021FA 21/02/00421Correspondence between the Prime Minister and Cabinet and the Department of Home Affairs as well as briefings to the Minister for Immigration in relation to the shooting at Manus Island in April 2017

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17 May 2021FA 21/04/00348Sexual harassment incidents and training in the National Character Coordination Centre (NCCC) of the Department of Home Affairs

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17 May 2021FA 21/04/01042From 1 July 2015 to 5 May 2021, the number of  Protection (subclass 866) visas granted to persons who  previously had a s501(3A) visa cancellation that had not been revoked

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17 May 2021FA 21/04/00805Breakdown of EOI submitted, EOI invited and visa application granted to applicants under the GTI program who have been endorsed by the Prime Minister's Special envoy for global business and talent attraction

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17 May 2021FA 21/04/00726The number of Partner visa (subclass 309) and Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300) lodged and on hand at the Kenya, South Africa and Saudi Arabia processing centres for the period 01/02/2020 to 31/03/2021

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17 May 2021FA 21/04/00771Student visa holders arrivals and departures by month from 1 January 2020 to 28 February 2021

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14 May 2021FA 21/02/00644Correspondence between Minister David Littleproud and Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and the NBN from November 2020 about releasing telecommunications infrastructure data to emergency services

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14 May 2021FA 21/04/00874Number of Safe Haven Enterprise visas (SHEV) (subclass 790) and Temporary Protection visas (TPV) (subclass 785) granted and refused each month between 15 Dec 2014 to 21 April 2021 and the average time taken to process applications for TPVs and SHEVs

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14 May 2021FA 21/04/00899Number of visa applications granted for subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) between 01/07/20 and 30/04/21 where occupation is 241511 Special Needs Teacher, nominating state is South Australia and client location is outside Australia, and visa applications on hand for subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) as at 30/04/21 by state and territory where client location is outside Australia

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13 May 2021FA 21/01/00065-R2
(internal review)
Internal departmental communications regarding backpackers having their visas cancelled and being deported after participating in a Christmas gathering at Sydney's Bronte Beach

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13 May 2021FA 21/04/00243Number of nomination applications, approvals and refusals for ENS subclass 186 Temporary Residence Transition Stream and ENS subclass 186 Direct Entry Stream for the period 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020.
Number of nomination applications for  TSS subclass 482 and subclass 494 for the period 1 July 2020 to 31 March 2021

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13 May 2021FA 21/04/00093Number of subclass 500 visa applications granted by financial year 2019-20 and 2020-21 up to 30/04/2021 and education course level

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13 May 2021FA 21/04/00881Number of visa applications granted between 01/05/2020 and 30/04/2021 and on hand as at 30/04/201 for subclass 190 where occupation is 261312 Developer Programmer and nominating state is New South Wales

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13 May 2021FA 21/02/00444Documents held by various SkillSelect business groups related to 2021 January invitation round for subclass 189 and subclass 491

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12 May 2021FA 20/11/00503Non-refoulement Screening Quality Control and Assurance Framework February 2015

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12 May 2021FA 21/04/00711Number of Employer Nomination Scheme visa subclass 186 grants by visa stream for occupation 225113 Marketing Specialist between 01/07/2020 and 31/03/2021

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12 May 2021FA 21/04/01005Number of Student visa subclass 500 granted between 01/01/2018 and 31/01/2021 by education course level

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12 May 2021FA 21/04/00112Number of on hand Skilled Regional (temporary) subclass 489 visa applications as at 31/03/2021. Number of subclass 489, Skilled Independent visa subclass 189, Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190 and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa subclass 491 applications with on-hand age between 6 and 24 months as at 31/03/2021. Number of granted, lodged, refused subclass 489 visa applications from 01/07/2020 to 31/03/2021.

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11 May 2021FA 21/04/00589Visa applications granted and on hand between 01/01/2020 to 31/03/2021, for Skilled Independent visa subclass 189, Skilled Nominated visa subclass 190, and Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa subclass 491 for each occupation in the skilled occupation list, state of New South Wales, and client location in/outside Australia

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​11 May 2021​
​FA 21/04/00714
​Number of subclass 189 visa applications granted between 01/12/2020 and 31/03/2021 and number of on hand subclass 189 visa applications as at 31/12/2000, 31/01/2021, 28/02/2021 and 31/03/2021

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​11 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00264
​Number of visa applications granted for subclass 186 between 01/09/2020 and 31/03/2021 where occupation is 261313 Software Engineer and applicant location is outside Australia, and processing times for subclass 186 for each of 50th, 75th and 90th percentile

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​11 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00265
​Number of visa applications granted between 01/07/2020 to 31/03/2021 and visa applications on hand for 12 months or more as at 31/03/2021, for subclass 190 with occupation 225113 Marketing Specialist where state is Queensland and applicant location is in Australia

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​11 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00185
​Number of visa applications granted for subclass 189 and subclass 190 primary applicants by applicant location and occupation between 01/01/2020 and 31/03/2021

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10 May 2021FA 21/04/00245Number of citizenship applicants whose application is currently approved and waiting for ceremony in the City of Campbelltown Council (). The earliest approval date from above waiting for ceremony in the City of Campbelltown Council (NSW)

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​​​10 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00212
​Reasons for re-issuance of Section 3.8.1 of Regulation 1.15F Procedural Instruction (Doc ID VM-3159) on 20 January 2021 and subsequent deletion on 26 February 2021

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​10 May 2021​
​FA 20/11/00607
​​Documents generated by an enquiry to the then Department of Immigration and Border Protection media team on 23 May 2017 and 24 May 2017 regarding the IMA legacy caseload

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​10 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00194
​Number of subclass 190 visa applications refused between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 where applicant is outside Australia

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​10 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00441
​Number of visa applications lodged for subclass 190 Skilled Nomination and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) between 01/01/20 and 31/03/21 where occupation is 225113 Marketing Specialist and state is South Australia

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​10 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00721
​Number of subclass 403 visa applications lodged and granted for the period 1 January 2020 to 31 March 2021 and number of subclass 403 visa applications on hand as at 31 March 2021

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​10 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00167
​Number of visa applications for subclass 189 and subclass 190 granted between 1 July 2020 and 31 March 2021 and number of on hand applications as at 31 March 2021, by occupation

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​7 May 2021

​FA 21/02/00327
​Emails relating to Disclosure log entries on or about 10/10/2018 and 1/2/2019

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​7 May 2021
​FA 21/02/01337
​Total amount spent on external information technology (IT) contractors and total number of external IT contractors employed for the 2019-20 financial year

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​7 May 2021
​FA 21/03/00089
​Commonwealth Grant Agreement with Hobart Police and Community Youth Club Inc. dated 18/01/2019

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​5 May 2021

​FA 20/09/00552
​Australian-Sri Lanka Memorandum of Understanding concerning Legal Cooperation against the Smuggling of Migrants (December 2009)

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​4 May 2021
​FA 21/04/00169
​Number of visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated between 01/01/2020 and 31/03/2021 with occupation ANZSCO 233512 Mechanical Engineer by state/territory

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FA 21/04/00872
Number of subclass 186 visas granted from 01 July 2020 to 31 March 2021 by month

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4 May 2021FA 21/04/00895For Global Talent Independent Program, number of expressions of interest submitted that have not yet received an outcome as at 22/04/2021 and number of visa grants for 2020-21

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​3 May 2021

​FA 21/01/00063
​The number of cases where the Minister and/or other Ministers have been briefed, exercised discretion and personally made decisions related to visa cancellations in 2020

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​3 May 2021FA 20/10/01142Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP and Mr Daryl Maguire MP submissions to Minister Dutton, 2012-18

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3 May 2021FA 21/04/00645The number of subclass 190 visas granted by occupation between 1/07/2020 to 31/03/2021 with Victoria as nominating State

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3 May 2021FA 21/03/01187​
​Number of 309 and 100 visas approved in Berlin, London and Amman Offices each month from January 2021 to March 2021.
Processing time of 309 and 100 visas monthly, from January 2021 to March 2021 in Berlin, London and Amman Offices for each percentile 75% and 90%

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3 May 2021FA 21/04/00633The number of primary applications lodged, granted and refused for subclass 188 from 1 July 2018 to 31 March 2021 and on hand as at 31 March 2021

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3 May 2021FA 21/04/00635Number of applications lodged and finalised for visa subclass 600 for the Tourist stream and Sponsored family stream where applicant is outside Australia

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30 April 2021FA 21/04/00087Number of applications granted, lodged and on hand for Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) for Quantity Surveyor in March 2021

Number of applications granted, lodged, on hand for Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) where applicant is outside Australia and by citizenship in March 2021

Number of Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) applications on hand where age is between 0 to 24 months and applicant is outside Australia

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​​30 April 2021
​FA 21/03/01203
​Number of on hand applications as of 01/03/2021 and number of grants during 2020-21 to 01/03/2021 for subclass 300 at Amman office

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​30 April 2021FA 21/04/00095Number of on hand subclass 190 visa applications by nominating State and total number of on hand applications across Australia, as at 02/04/2021; number of on hand subclass 190 visa applications for occupation Project Administrator 511112 in NSW as at 28/02/2021

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30 April 2021FA 21/04/00579For subclass 190 Skilled- Nominated for 22113 Taxation Accountant, number of visa grants from 1/07/2020 to 31/03/2021 and number of on hand visa applications as at 31/03/2021, where State is Western Australia
Number of visa grants for subclass 600 visitor visa from 1/07/2020 to 31/03/2021

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30 April 2021FA 21/04/00542Visa Applications on hand by age for subclass 189 Skilled – Independent Points Tested and New Zealand Pathway as at 31/03/2021; Visa Applications lodged, granted and refused for subclass 189 Skilled - Independent Points Tested and New Zealand Pathway between 01/07/2020 and 31/03/2021

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30 April 2021FA 21/04/00638Number of visa applications on hand for Subclass 189 Skilled - Independent (points tested) as at 31/03/2021 where occupation is 261313 Software Engineer and number of visa applications granted for Subclass 189 Skilled - Independent (points tested) between 01/08/2020 and 31/03/2021

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​29 April 2021
​FA 20/09/00277
​WI-FI at Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre 

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​​​29 April 2021
​FA 21/04/00173
​Number of visa applications for subclass 186 for ANZSCO 225113 Marketing Specialist from 01/06/2020 to 31/03/2021 where last substantive visa was subclass 457

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​​29 April 2021
​FA 21/01/01242
​Travel exemptions granted for discretion category compassionate and compelling reasons, August 2020

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​​28 April 2021
​FA 21/03/01310
​Number of subclass 482 visa grants by occupation under the Fine Dining Labour Agreement for financial years 2018 to 2020

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​28 April 2021FA 21/04/00270Number of subclass 189 (points tested) visa grants in the month of March 2021 by occupation.

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00654The number of visas granted by occupation for visa subclass 190 from 01 January 2020 to 31 March 2021, for primary applicants only, where applicant is outside Australia

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00407The number of people waiting to be allocated to a citizenship ceremony (i.e. whose citizenship application has been approved) in the Lane Cove Council as at 31 March 2021

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00463Number of Partner (Subclass 309) and Prospective Marriage (Subclass 300) visa applications lodged between 1 June 2020 and 31 March 2021 at the Beirut office.
Number of Partner (Subclass 309) and Prospective Marriage (Subclass 300) visa applications on hand as at 31 March 2021 at the Beirut office.
Number of Partner (Subclass 309) and Prospective Marriage (Subclass 300) visa applications granted between October 2020 and March 2021 at the Beirut office.

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00369The total number of grants by occupation for subclass 189, 190, and 491 between 01/07/2020 and 31/03/2021.

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00356Visa applications on hand from 31/07/2020 to 31/03/2021 and granted for each month from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021 for subclass 189 for ANZSCO 233512 (Mechanical Engineer) where client location is inside and outside Australia

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00277The number of Subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (TRT stream only) visa applications refused between financial years 2014-15 and 2019-20

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00366Visa applications on hand for Subclass 189 Skilled - Independent (Points-Tested) as at 11 April 2021 broken down by time on hand and inside or outside Australia.

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00362Number of visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 190 and 491 between 01/01/2020 and 31/03/2021with occupation of ANZSCO 511111 and 511112 by state/territory of NSW, SA and Tasmania

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00110Average processing time for subclasses 300, 309 and 820 by applicant’s citizenship between 01/01/2010 and 31/03/2021

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28 April 2021FA 21/04/00156Number of EOIs submitted, invited to apply, not invited to apply and pending decision for Global Talent Independent Program for each of the targeted sectors for June 2020

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27 April 2021FA 21/04/00038The number of ex subclass 403 visa holders who were granted onshore subclass 408 from 1 March 2021 until 11 April 2021 to enable them to continue working as part of the Seasonal Worker Program while unable to depart Australia, and the number of onshore subclass 408 visa holders who have had their visas cancelled as at 31 March 2021 on the basis of no longer working with a Seasonal Worker Program​ approved employer

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27 April 2021FA 21/03/00067The number of visas issued for each stream under the Business Innovation and Investment stream broken down by country of origin​​ for 2019-20 program year

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27 April 2021FA 21/04/00520Statistical data on numbers of identified victims of human trafficking to Australia since 2003, with country and type of exploitation. Number of victims successful in attaining visas to remain in Australia, versus those returned to their country of origin.

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27 April 2021FA 21/03/01210Number of visa applications on hand, granted, refused for 133111 Construction Manager for all visa subclasses from 31/03/2020 to 28/02/2021 and number of case officers assigned to process subclass 491 applications

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​26 April 2021
​FA 18/03/01401-OR1 (revised decision)
Applications for grant funding under the Living Safe Together Grants Programme 2014-2015, security assessments and final decision letters from the Attorney-General’s Department​​

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​​26 April 2021
​FA 20/12/00973
​Documents indicating the submission criteria and the Department’s subsequent assessment of submissions from organisations which applied for recognition as English language test providers for visa purposes between 2009 and 2011​

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​26 April 2021FA 21/02/00106Documentation or a summary schedule from the ABF that resulted in the issuing of a Clasp(s) to the ABF 'Operational Medal' to have the operational name such as 'PANDIA' that is on the clasp and not specific operational details. Any superseded versions of the 'Awards & Recognition framework' or similar name from prior services such as but not limited to Australian Customs and Border Protection Service or the Department of Immigration and Border Protection that may depict former medals such as Internal service specific right hand side long service medals that can still be worn on current ABF uniform

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23 April 2021FA 21/03/01040Visa subclasses 188, 132, 494, 496 and 408 lodged, granted and refused, by nationality, from 31 January 2015 to 28 February 2021

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​​23 April 2021
​FA 21/03/01171
​How exactly does the Department calculate the processing time of subclass 887 applications both onshore and offshore. How does the Department arrive at estimated processing times for each application of subclass 887 submitted for grants.
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23 April 2021FA 20/12/00550The number of Hong Kong passport holders who applied for a Temporary Graduate visa or its extension from 9 July 2020 to 1 January 2021

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23 April 2021FA 21/04/002821) Number of subclass 190 visa granted for Electrical Engineer ANZSCO code - 233311 from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021
2) Number of subclass 190 visa granted for all occupations in Tasmania from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021
3) Number of subclass 190 visa granted for Electrical Engineer ANZSCO code - 233311 in Tasmania from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021
4) Number of subclass 491 visa granted for Electrical Engineer ANZSCO code - 233311 from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021
5) Number of subclass 491 visa granted for all occupations in Tasmania from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021
6) Number of subclass 491 visa granted for Electrical Engineer ANZSCO code - 233311 in Tasmania from 01/07/2020 until 31/03/2021

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​​23 April 2021FA 21/04/00162 The number of EOI remaining to be processed for the month of January 2021 for the Global Talent Independent Programme

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​​23 April 2021FA 21/04/00209 Number of visa applications granted for subclasses 491, 489 and 190 for the period between 01/01/2020 and 31/03/2021 for onshore and offshore applicants for NSW and number of on hand applications as at 31/03/2021.

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​​22 April 2021
​FA 21/03/01046
​​Number of visa applications on hand for visa subclasses 103, 143, 804 and 864 with a queue date on or before 30 June 2020

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22 April 2021FA 21/03/01483Number of 189 onshore visa grants under 262112 ICT security specialist from 1 March 2020 to 28 February 2021.

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22 April 2021FA 21/04/00179Number of subclass 186 Direct Entry applications lodged and approved between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021, including those approved by client location and nominated occupation

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​22 April 2021FA 21/03/00238 How many people are waiting for their citizenship ceremony to be held in the city of Gosnells and how many citizenship ceremonies are being held every month from Jan - March 2021 for the city of Gosnells and take the citizenship pledge

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21 April 2021FA 21/01/01132Number of visa applications lodged and granted between 01/01/2020 and 15/01/2021 for subclass 858 – Civil Engineer and University Lecturer. Number of EOI lodged, EOI invitation, visa application, visa grant for 2020 and for 18/01/2021 to 10/02/2021 for GTI program – Civil Engineer and University lecturer of Civil Engineering

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21 April 2021FA 21/03/00953Number of subclass 866 applicants not granted a final Protection Visa who have yet to depart Australia and number of TPV and SHEV applicants whose applications were finally refused, as at 6 April 2021.​

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21 April 2021FA 21/04/00107Number of on hand visa applications for subclass 491 as at 28/02/2021 with occupation of 233211 Civil Engineer where client location is outside Australia

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21 April 2021FA 21/03/01211The current backlog of citizenship ceremonies yet to be held for the Wyndham City Council (Vic) as at 28 February 2021

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21 April 2021FA 20/11/00216Documents provided to the Department by the Biometrics Institute concerning the National Facial Biometric Matching Capability

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​20 April 2021
​FA 20/11/00497​
​From January 2019 to November 2020, documents relating to cohorts accorded priority by the Australian government in the special humanitarian and resettlement programs

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20 April 2021FA 21/03/01437The processing time of Global Talent Independent program, how many visas have been granted during the financial year 2021 and how many universal identifiers (invitations to apply) have been issued during the financial year 2021

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20 April 2021FA 21/04/00109Number of visas granted per month for visa subclass 190 between January 2020 and June 2020, by client location (inside or outside Australia) and applicant type (primary or secondary applicants)

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20 April 2021FA 21/04/00101Number of visa applications granted for Visa subclass 189, occupation physiotherapist, ANZSCO code 252511, date range of 1st July 2020 to 31st March 2021 where client location is in/outside Australia

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20 April 2021FA 21/03/01488For visa application for subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated number of on hand as at 28/02/21 where on hand age between 0-24 months, and number of on hand lodged between 1/02/20 and 29/02/20, where client location is outside Australia

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20 April 2021FA 21/04/00583Number of visa applications granted for subclass 887 Skilled – Regional between 01/11/2020 and 31/03/2021 where applicant type is Primary

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20 April 2021FA 21/03/00339The number of citizenship applicants waiting for a ceremony in SA Burnside council

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19 April 2021FA 21/02/01182Documents and correspondence on how subclass 189 visa applications are picked/selected for review, criteria/filters used to select the applications and allocated to case officers or teams. Documents/correspondence related to priority review for single/offshore applicants in subclass 189 visa

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​​19 April 2021FA 21/03/01073Copy of Fact Sheet 17 (New ​Zealanders in Australia) that used to be on the Department of Home Affairs website pre 2016.

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19 April 2021FA 21/04/00164Number of applications for visa subclass 189 and 190 Skilled Nominated with occupation of 234914 Physicist, on hand as at 31 March 2021, lodged and granted between 1 January 2020 and 31 March 2021, with client location in and outside Australia, by state and month

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19 April 2021FA 21/03/01442The number of visas that have been granted in the occupation of Medical Diagnostic Radiographer ANZSCO: 251211 in the 3 program years of 2018/19, 2019/20 and 01 July 2020 through to 30 March 2021

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12 April 2021FA 20/08/00701Reports or correspondence relating to integrity risks associated with the Business Investment and Innovation Visa Program, since January 2019.

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8 April 2021FA 21/02/00418Risk assessments of TikTok for Department of Home Affairs staff

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​8 April 2021FA 20/10/00923Reports on the proceedings of 2014 Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financial Industry roundtables attended by Australian Financial Markets Association and the Australian Banking Association

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8 April 2021FA 21/04/00036Visa applications on hand and granted for each month for subclass 189 Skilled – Independent for ANZSCO 233513 (Production or Plant Engineer) where client location is inside and outside of Australia from 01 July 2020 to 31 March 2021

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8 April 2021FA 21/04/00029Visa applications for subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated granted between 01 July 2020 and 31 March 2021, on hand at as 31 March 2021, and granted between 01 July 2020 and 31 March 2021 by client location and with nomination state of New South Wales

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8 April 2021FA 21/04/00045Number of visa holders for subclasses 489 Skilled – Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) located outside of Australia, as at 29 March 2021

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8 April 2021FA 21/03/01228Tobacco imports for each calendar month from January 2018 to December 2020 by number of cigarette sticks and kilos of loose leaf tobacco

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/00992For Subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated with occupation of 351311 Chef and client location is in Australia, number of on hand visa applications as at 28/02/2021, number of visa applications lodged between 01/07/2020 and 28/02/2021, and number of visa applications granted as at 28/02/2021

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7 April 2021FA 21/02/00994Number of protection visa (onshore) lodgements from and grants to Hong Kong Citizens in January 2021. Number of permanent visa applications lodged and number of permanent visa granted in January 2021 by citizenship.

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/01246Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled - Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 28 February 2021 with client location of in and outside Australia, and the number of case officers assigned to visa subclasses 489, 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) as at 28 February 2021

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/01277Number of on hand subclass 887 Skilled – Regional applicants, primary and secondary, as at 26 March 2021

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/01441Visa subclass 190 applications lodged and processed onshore and offshore by month and occupation from 30 June 2020 to 28 February 2021 and on hand as at 5 March 2021 by client location and time on hand

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/01079Number of applications for visa subclass 500 Student lodged during February 2020 and February 2021 with client location in and outside Australia

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7 April 2021FA 21/04/00033Visa Applications granted for subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021

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7 April 2021FA 21/03/00919Partner visa applications (subclasses 100, 110, 300, 309, 801, 820 and 857) granted for reasons of Family Violence between 01/07/2011 and 28/02/2021 by gender and citizenship country

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6 April 2021FA 21/03/00748Current processing process/priority for skilled migration visas (Direction no. 87- Order of Consideration- Certain Skilled Migration Visas)and obligations regarding the maximum time for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated processing; the number of applications on hand for visa subclass 189 Skilled - Independent and 190 Skilled - Nominated as at 28 February 2021 by on hand age; the number of applications granted for visa subclass 189 Skilled - Independent and 190 Skilled - Nominated for occupations not in PMSOL list between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 with client location in and outside Australia; number of applications granted for subclass 190 between 31 March 2020 and 28 February 2021 by processing time; and number of applications on hand as at 28 February 2021 for subclass 190 with occupation 511112 Project Administrator by on hand age

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6 April 2021FA 21/03/00809Number of travel exemptions applied for and issued between 13 September 2020 and 24 March 2021. Requests for a travel exemption received between 13 September 2020 and 24 March 2021, by client-selected enquiry type. Critical Skills travel exemption requests approved between 1 January 2021 and 24 March 2021, by top 10 employer ANZSIC codes and where the occupation code recorded was on PMSOL. Number of travel exemptions issued by nationality and country of location between 13 September 2020 and 24 March 2021.

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6 April 2021FA 21/03/01486Visa applications on-hand and granted for subclass 189 Skilled – Independent for ANZSCO 263111 (Computer Network and System Engineer) with client location inside and outside of Australia, from 01/07/2020 to 28/02/2021

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6 April 2021FA 21/03/01387On-hand visa applications for subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated with state/territory of New South Wales where occupation is 225113 Marketing Specialist as of 28 February 2021

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6 April 2021FA 21/03/01383Visa subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated applications lodged, granted and on-hand between January 2020 and February 2021 by country of lodgement, where applicant is outside of Australia

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1 April 2021FA 21/01/000105 and
FA 21/01/00899
Incoming Minister's Brief, The Hon Alex Hawke MP, December 2020

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1 April 2021FA 21/03/00870Primary Global Talent Independent (subclass 858 and 124) visa grants between 1 December 2019 and 26 March 2021 with target sector and gender breakdown.

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1 April 2021FA 21/03/00975Number of departures and arrivals in Australia from March 2020 to January 2021

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1 April 2021FA 21/03/01390Number of visas granted per month for visa subclass 190 inside and outside Australia, where activity month is between 1 January 2020 and 30 June 2020

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1 April 2021FA 21/03/01379Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated lodged and granted between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 for Developer Programmer (261312) and Software Engineer (261313) in New South Wales

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1 April 2021 FA 21/03/01218Average processing time (Calendar Days) for all visas by citizenship between 1 January 2010 and 28 February 2021

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1 April 2021 FA 21/02/00886Visa holders for all subclasses where snapshot date between 31 July 2007 and 31 January 2021 with citizenship of New Zealand

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1 April 2021FA 21/03/01166Number of applications for Permanent Skilled and Temporary Resident (Skilled Employment) visas granted between 1 July 2020 and 17 March 2021

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31 March 2021FA 21/03/01194Visa applications lodged, granted, on hand for subclass 888 Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) between 01/11/20 and 19/03/21 by visa type

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31 March 2021FA 20/09/00113File notes & interview transcripts for Sri Lankan Protection applicants during specified Operation Sovereign Borders reporting periods - 01 July 2019 to 31 July 2019 01 June 2017 to 30 June 2017; 01 Aug 2016 to 31 Aug 2016; 01 February 2016 to 29 Feb 2016]

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30 March 2021FA 21/03/00761Applications granted for ANZSCO categories 1332, 2331, 2332, 2333, 2334, 2335, 2336, 2339 and 2633 by permanent skilled migration pathways (Subclass 189 and 190), provisional regional visa pathways (Subclass 489 and 491) , onshore and offshore from FY2012/13 to February 2021.

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30 March 2021FA 20/09/00430Placement and Transfers Policy Statement

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30 March 2021FA 21/03/01215Subclass 198 Skilled – Independent visa applications on-hand and granted for ANZSCO 261313 (Software Engineer) for each month in/outside Australia from 01/07/2020 to 28/02/2021

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30 March 2021FA 21/03/00803Number of nomination applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS), Temporary Residence Transition (TRT) stream and Direct Entry stream (DE), lodged between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021, and the number of those refused and approved

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30 March 2021 FA 21/03/01237Visa Applications granted and on hand for Subclasses 189 Skilled – Independent, 190 Skilled – Nominated, and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 where occupation is 234211 Chemist and client location of in/outside Australia. Visa Applications granted and on hand for Subclasses 190 Skilled – Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 where occupation is 234211 Chemist, state of NSW and client location of in/outside Australia.

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30 March 2021 FA 21/03/01261Visa applications lodged for subclass 190 (Skilled - Nominated) between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 (by month) with client location of outside Australia; and visa applications on hand for subclass 190 (Skilled - Nominated) as at 28 February 2021 with client location of outside Australia.

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30 March 2021 FA 21/03/01300Visa Applications granted and on hand for subclass 190 (Skilled – Nominated) between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 where occupation is 141111 Café or Restaurant Manager with state of NSW and client location in/outside Australia.

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29 March 2021FA 21/02/005381) EOIs for the Global Talent Programme on hand by Direction 85 Sector as of 31 January 2021
2) EOI outcomes by Direction 85 sector (invited to apply vs not invited) between 1 July 2020 to 31 January 2021

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/01071Numbers of subclass 300, 309, 100 and 600 visas lodged, granted, withdrawn and refused by applicant’s citizenship from 1/1/20 to 28/2/21

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/00980Visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Temporary Residence Transition) between 01/07/20 and 28/02/21 with occupation of 313112 ICT Customer Support Officer; Visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Temporary Residence Transition) between 01/07/20 and 28/02/21.

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/01028Visa applications lodged for Subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry) between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021 where client location is in Australia and occupation is 261111 ICT Business Analyst, and average processing time for visa Subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry) between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021.

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/01184Visa applications granted for subclass 189 Skilled – Independent (Points Tested) between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021 and on hand as at 28 February 2021 by occupation

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/00860Number of visas (Subclass 186) granted between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020 for the occupation of Painting Trades Work (ANZSCO 332211)

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29 March 2021FA 21/03/01038Number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (ENS) on hand as at 17 March 2021

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26 March 2021FA 21/03/00924Number of partner visa applications (subclass 309) that are pending as at 12 March 2021 where applicant is an Indian Citizen

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26 March 2021FA 21/01/01113Number of Removals from Australia from 1 March 2020 to 31 December 2020

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26 March 2021FA 21/03/00719Global Talent Independent EOIs submitted, finalised with outcome of invited to apply, and finalised with outcome of not invited to apply, between 1 June 2020 and 18 March 2021 breakdown by Global Talent sector

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26 March 2021FA 21/03/00840Visa applications granted for subclass 189 Skilled - Independent during financial year of 2020-21 (to 28/02/21) where client location is in/outside Australia

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26 March 2021FA 21/03/00086Number of illegal workers located in Australia by the Department, number of illegal workers warning notices (IWWNs) and number of infringement notices issued from the calendar year 2015 to 28 February 2021

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26 March 2021FA 21/03/00848Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) lodged and granted between November 2020 and February 2021 with occupation 2544 Registered Nurse and government sponsor of Victoria

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24 March 2021FA 21/03/00345Number of visa applications made in and outside Australia by financial year for Schedule 2 visa subclasses (excluding humanitarian subclasses), from 2011 to 2021 (specifically up to 28/02/2021)

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24 March 2021FA 21/03/00937Visa applications onhand for subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated between 01/01/20 and 30/06/20 with occupation of 233213 Quality Surveyor and client location is outside Australia

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24 March 2021FA 21/03/01011Visa Applications granted for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme and 187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme between 1 July 2020 and 28 March 2021 where last substantive subclass was 457 Temporary Work (Skilled) and occupation of 225113 Marketing Specialist

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24 March 2021FA 21/03/00040Month of lodgement of Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) subsequent entrant applications being allocated as at 23 March 2021.

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24 March 2021FA 21/03/00876Onshore and offshore Visa applications onhand for Subclass 190 and Subclass 190 272511 (Social Worker) from 1 January 2019 to 28 February 2021 where nominating state is South Australia by month. Onshore and offshore Visa applications onhand for Subclass 190 272511 (Social Worker) from 1 January 2019 to 28 February 2021. Onshore and offshore Visa applications granted for Subclass 190 from 1 January 2019 to 28 February 2021 where nominating state is South Australia.

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23 March 2021FA 21/03/00384Visa application granted for subclass 190 Skilled -Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) between 01/01/21 and 28/02/21 where state/territory is Australian Capital Territory and client location of in and outside Australia

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23 March 2021FA 21/03/01002The number of Working Holiday Makers visa Subclass 417 Working Holiday & 462 Work and Holiday holders as at 18/03/2021 currently in Australia

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23 March 2021FA 21/03/00382Number of people who acquired Australian citizenship via conferral, by top 30 nationalities (1 July 2010 to 30 June 2020)

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22 March 2021 FA 21/03/00915Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 28 February 2021 where on hand age greater than 12 months and client location is in and outside Australia, number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190, 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) where nationality is Iranian and client location is outside Australia, on hand as at 28 February 2021 and granted between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021 and number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated lodged and granted between 1 October 2020 and 28 February 2021 with occupation 2341111 Agriculture Consultant and client location outside Australia by State/Territory

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22 March 2021FA 21/03/00838Number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry, Temporary Residence Transition) where occupation is 331212 Carpenter, on hand as at 28 February 2021, granted and processing time (Calendar Days) between 1 January 2019 and 28 February 2021

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00764 Number of Subclass 300 Prospective marriage visa applications lodged, granted and refused from September 2020 to Feb 2021; Number of Subclass 408 Temporary Activity (Invited for Other Social and Cultural Activity) applications granted from September 2020 to Feb 2021 ​
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19 March 2021FA 21/01/00065 Documents relating to backpackers having their visas cancelled or visa holders deported after participating in a Christmas gathering at Sydney's Bronte Beach.

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00917Visa applications granted and onhand for subclass 189 – Points-Tested and New Zealand Pathway by month and snapshot, July 2020 to 15 March 2021

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00909Visa applications lodged and granted for Subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated 1 February 2020 to 28 February 2021 with occupation of 233213 Quantity Surveyor where client location is outside Australia by state/territory.

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00023Visa Applications Granted for Subclasses 189 Skilled – Independent (Family Sponsor) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Family Sponsor) by occupation, March 2020 to January 2021

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00751Visa applications onhand for Subclass 189 Skilled – Independent (Points-Tested) as at 5 March 2021 broken down by time onhand. Visa applications granted for Subclass 189 Skilled – Independent (Points-Tested) between 1 January 2020 and 28 February 2021 where occupation is 221213 External Auditor.

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00811Visa applications onhand for subclass 888 Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) (Significant Investor) as at 11 March 2021 and granted between 1 July 2020 and 11 March 2021.

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00060Number of onhand 489, 887, 189, 190, visa applications as at 28 February 2021. Lodged, granted, refused visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) 1 July 2020 to 28 February 2021. Minimum and maximum processing times for Subclass 489 visa applications during February 2021.

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19 March 2021FA 21/02/00619Visa Applications granted for subclass 190 between 01/07/2020 and 31/01/2021 with occupation of 271311 Solicitor

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19 March 2021FA 20/11/01049Statistics regarding character cancellations and favourable revocation decisions - 1 January 2019 – 16 September 2020

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19 March 2021FA 21/03/00019Visa applications onhand for 12 months and over for subclass 189 Skilled - Independent as at 28/02/21 with occupation of 221111 Accountant (General)

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19 March 2021FA 20/12/00272Information concerning Alternative Place of Detention (APOD) at Best Western Motel in Fawkner VIC

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18 March 2021FA 21/02/01024Visa applications granted for subclass 190 for the months of January & February 2021 for the occupation ANZSCO codes: 233211,133111 for both onshore and offshore.

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18 March 2021FA 21/02/00445The Memorandum of Understanding between the Department of Home Affairs (incorporating its operational arm, the Australian Border Force) (Home Affairs) ABN 33 380 054 835 and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) ABN 90 680 970 626 in its entirety.

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17 March 2021FA 21/02/00427Percentage of rejection reasons of Student Visa Subclass 500 sector wise of Pakistani nationals from 2015-16 to 2020-21 (Jul 20 – Dec 20).

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17 March 2021FA 21/02/01365Average percentile processing time (Calendar days) for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry) where activity month between 01/08/20 and 31/01/21

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17 March 2021FA 20/12/00273Correspondence between Department and Twitter concerning image of an Australian soldier

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17 March 2021FA 21/02/01362Number of Global Talent Independent (GTI) Program Expression of Interest (EOI) finalisations, unemployed invited applications and invited application that met Fair Work High Income Threshold (FWHIT)

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17 March 2021FA 21/03/00735Number of applications for visa subclass 188b Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) – Investor and 188c Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) – Significant Investor, lodged between 1 July 2018 and 28 February 2021

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17 March 2021FA 21/02/01356Visa applications granted and processing time by 50th, 75th and 90th percentile for Subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme with occupation of 224111 Actuary and client location of In Australia between 1 January 2020 and 31 January 2021.

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17 March 2021FA 21/02/00674Number of applications lodged, granted, and processing times for visa subclass 186 – Direct Entry for occupation Computer Network and Systems Engineer (ANZCO 263111), July 2020 – February 2021

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16 March 2021FA 21/01/00068Permanent visa applications lodged and granted for all nationalities in December 2021

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/01360Visa application onhand for subclass 101 as at 19/02/21 where processing office is Perth and the number of visa applications granted for subclass 101 between 01/01/21 and 23/02/21 where processing office is Perth

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00673Number of visa applications onhand for subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated (Occupation 233213 Quantity Surveyor) with client location in and outside of Australia, July 2020 – February 2021

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00485Subclass 101 Child visa applications onhand as at 5/03/2021 with processing centre of Perth

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/00580Number of visa application granted and on-hand for subclass 190 Skilled Nominated with client located in Australia and nominated state as Northern Territory by occupation, as at 31/0/2021.

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/00375Visa applications onhand for subclass 489, by state/territory, client location, applicant type, time onhand and occupation, visa processing times, refusal, renewal and subsequent entry, and visa applications onhand for subclass 887 Skilled – Regional as at 31/01/2021

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/01358Visa applications onhand for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme as at 31/01/21 with occupation of 351411 Cook and visa applications granted for subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme between 01/01/20 and 31/01/21 with occupation of 351411 Cook and the average processing time (Calendar days) for visa subclasses 186 Employer Nomination Scheme where activity between 01/01/20 and 31/01/21

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/00997SB-20-000408 -Attachment A (Breakdown of Air and Sea arrivals by calendar week for the period 11.03.2020-09.08.2020)

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00318The Skilled Nominated (subclass 190) nominated visa allocation for the Queensland (QLD) Government. The number of visas Subclass 190 that have been granted over the 2020-21 program year where the Queensland (QLD) government has nominated the applicant, broken down by onshore/ offshore.

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00461The number of applicants apply for a travel exemption coming in to the Australia under the [immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident] category from September 2020 to the end February 2021, breakdown to monthly.
The number of applicants who have been exempted for coming in to the Australia under the [immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident] category from September 2020 to the end February 2021, breakdown to monthly.

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00281Visa applications onhand for subclass 189 Skilled – Independent and subclass 190 Skilled – Nominated as of 28 February 2021 with state of New South Wales and occupation unit group of 2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers where client location is inside and outside Australia

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16 March 2021FA 21/03/00254Number of Subclass 476 Skilled – Recognised Graduate visa applications lodged, granted, and rejected during the 2020-21 financial year, by activity month

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/01328Number of Subclass 500 Applications granted in Financial Year 2020 with the client’s location in and outside Australia with the student's field of study

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16 March 2021FA 21/02/01237Number of visa subclasses 186, 189 and 190 applications lodged, and visa subclasses 485, 482, 186 and 500 applications grants between 2018—29 and 2020-21 (31/12/2020)

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15 March 2021FA 21/02/01351The current number (to 21/02/2021) of approved citizenship applications allocated for ceremony at North Sydney council, NSW with approval and allocation dates

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Full
15 March 2021FA 21/02/01103Visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 189 Skill - Independent between 01/01/18 and 31/01/21 with occupations 224512 valuer, 233512 Mechanical Engineer

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15 March 2021FA 21/02/01032Number of EOI accepted and rejected to the Global Talent Independent visa by target sector starting from 1/01/21 until now and the average processing time for EOI to the Global Talent Independent visa by target sector starting from 01/01/21 until now

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15 March 2021FA 21/01/01170Credit card expenditure of Senior Executive level staff, 2019-20

Document 1, part 1​​
Document 1, part 2
Document 1, part 3
Document 1, part 4
Document 2​​
Partial
15 March 2021FA 20/09/01167Departmental officers charged with offences 2017-2020

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Partial
15 March 2021FA 21/03/00049Number of Subclass 188 Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) and Subclass 888 Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) visas granted in 2018-19, 2019-20, and 2020-21 for streams Business Innovation stream; Investor stream; Significant Investor stream; Business Innovation Extension stream; Significant Investor Extension stream; Premium Investor stream; and Entrepreneur stream

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Full
15 March 2021FA 21/02/01230Number of subclass 489, 491, 190 and 189 (point-tested) visa refusals between July 2012 and Feb 2021 by grounds for refusal, nationality and financial year.

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Full
15 March 2021FA 21/02/01235Number of applications for visa subclass 103 Parent, 143 Contributory Parent (Migrant), 804 Aged Parent, 864 Contributory Aged-Parent (Residence) refused for financial years 2010-2011 to 2020-2021 (to 31 January 2021) by nationality

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Full
15 March 2021FA 21/02/00709Visa applications lodged for subclass 155 and 157 between 01 July 2018 and 31 December 2020 where New Zealand Citizen;
Visa applications determined (grant/refusal) subclass 155 and 157 between 01 January 2017 and 31 December 2020 where New Zealand Citizen;
Visa applications on-hand for subclass 155 and 157 for each month between 01 January 2017 and 31 December 2020 with average on-hand age noted
Stats with applicant citizenship totals, and grand total.
Visa applications lodged for subclass 601 for each month between 01 July 2020 and 11 Feb 2021 via AustralianETA mobile app or otherwise;
Visa applications Automatically determined (grant/refusal) for subclass 601 for each month between 01 July 2020 and 11 Feb 2021 via AustralianETA mobile app or otherwise;
Visa applications referred for review for subclass 601 for each month between 01 July 2020 and 11 February 2021 via AustralianETA mobile app or otherwise;
Visa applications determined (grant/refusal) from review referral for subclass 601 for each month between 01 July 2020 and 11 February 2021 via AustralianETA mobile app or otherwise;
Visa applications on-hand referred for review for subclass 601 for each month between 01 July 2020 and 11 February 2021 via AustralianETA mobile app or otherwise.

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15 March 2021FA 21/02/01027List of client cases submitted under MARN number 1800866 from January 2019 until February 2021.

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Partial
12 March 2021FA 21/02/00105Documents relating to the skill select round for January 2021 for the Subclass 189 and Subclass 491 family invitations

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Partial
12 March 2021FA 21/02/00253Visa applications granted, refused for subclasses 143, 173 between 01/01/18 and 31/12/20 and onhand applications for subclasses 143, 173 as at 23/12/20 and assessing a place in the queue for subclass 143 and 173

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Partial
12 March 2021FA 21/02/01020Number of carer subclass 836 and 116 visa granted and refused in each financial year from 2010/11/ to 2019/20 and the number of carer subclass 836 and 116 visas in the queue as at 31 December 2020

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Full
12 March 2021FA 21/02/01016Average processing time in calendar days for visa subclasses 186 Employer Nomination Scheme between 01/07/20 - 31/01/21

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Partial
12 March 2021FA 21/02/01165Number of 820/801 Visa Applications and Grants, and 190 Skilled - Nominated Visa Applications and Grants for Queensland from 2020-21 to 19/02/2021

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12 March 2021FA 21/03/00061Number of 190 Skilled – Nominated visa applications on-hand for Queensland, Victoria and NSW in and outside of Australia, and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa application on-hand in and outside of Australia by State/Territory

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12 March 2021FA 21/03/00099Processing time for 75th, 90th and 95th percentile in calendar days for visa subclasses 189 Skilled - Independent, 190 Skilled – Nominated, 489 Skilled – Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) where activity month between 01/01/19 and 28/02/21 with client location in and outside Australia

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12 March 2021FA 21/02/005411) Can I know the number of partner visa grants that have been approved in the previous two years. 2019 & 2020
2) the visa grants data on the origin country basis at least top 5 countries to which visas are granted”
3) What is the number of visas allocated to partner or prospective marriage visa (300,309/100,820/801)

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​​​12 March 2021FA 21/03/00092Number of applications onhand for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated as at 01 March 2021 where occupation unit group is 2342 Chemists, and Food and Wine Scientists and client location of in and outside Australia, and with state/ territory of New South Wales

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12 March 2021FA 21/02/01228Number of visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated granted in the 2020-2021 program year nominated by the Victorian Government for the occupation of cook (ANZSCO code 3514)

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12 March 2021FA 21/03/00079Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated, on hand as at 28 February 2021, granted between 1 December 2020 and 28 February 2021, granted between 1 July 2020 and 28 February 2021 where occupation 233213 Quantity Surveyor and client location in and outside Australia

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11 March 2021FA 21/02/01352Number of visa applications granted for subclass 190 Skilled- nominated from 01/07/2020 to 31/01/2021 where State is NSW

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Full
11 March 2021FA 21/02/01055Number of subclass 190 visa applications on hand as at 31/01/2021 with occupation 232411 Graphic Designer

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​​11 March 2021FA 21/02/00079The instrument of delegation in force at 12.46 pm AEDT on 22 November 2018, delegating “Angie”, a Visa Cancellation Officer with position number 411 the power to cancel a visa under s 109 of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth).

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11 March 2021FA 20/12/00285Bespoke Invitation Round for May 2020; Bespoke Invitation Round for June 2020; Bespoke Invitation Round for 14 July 2020; Bespoke Invitation Round for 11 August 2020; Bespoke Invitation Round for 11 September 2020; Bespoke Invitation Round for 21 October 2020]

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Decision Letter
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11 March 2021FA 21/02/00951Visa applications granted for subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated, 189 Skilled - Independent and 491 Skilled work regional between 01/07/20 and 31/01/21 with occupation of 233211 Civil Engineer and client location of in and outside Australia

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11 March 2021FA 21/02/00877Holders of refugee or humanitarian visas subclass 200, 201, 202, 203 and 204) granted in 2019/2020 and 2020/21 who have been unable to enter because of border closures until February 2020

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Full
11 March 2021FA 21/02/00572Home Affairs Weekly Statistics 06/01/21 - 03/02/21

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11 March 2021FA 21/02/00958Number of applications on hand for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated as at 30 January 2021 with nominating state of New South Wales and client location of in Australia, with nominating state of New South Wales, client location of in Australia and occupation of 233512 Mechanical Engineer and with client location of outside Australia and occupation of 233512 Mechanical Engineer.

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11 March 2021FA 21/02/00895The application processing times (75%, 90% and 100%) for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry Stream) between January 2020 and February 2021 with the occupation of 242111 University Lecturer and client location of in and outside Australia.
The number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme (Direct Entry Stream) lodged, on hand and granted between January 2020 and February 2021 with the occupation of 242111 University Lecturer and client location of in and outside Australia.

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11 March 2021FA 21/02/00966The number of United kingdom nationals that applied for Australian citizenship between January 2019 and January 2021

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10 March 2021FA 20/11/00504Disaster management function; people in charge; EMA official website, physical address, phone number, email address, social media platform; organisation chart and budget

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10 March 2021FA 21/02/00044[Permanent visa holders as at 24/01/21 in Australia, Permanent visa holders as at 24/01/21 offshore, Permanent visa holders as at 24/01/21 offshore & no movement];
[Visa applications for visa subclasses 870 between 01/07/2018 and 31/12/20; Temporary visa holders subclass 870 as at 30/12/20 with client location of in Australia];
[How many children born to "unauthorised maritime arrivals" in Australia since 01 January 2009 have become Australian citizens by birth by operation of section 12(1)(b) of the Australian Citizenship Act];
[Estimated number of unlawful non-citizens in Australia at 30 June 2020]
Freedom of Information Request: FA 21/02/00044

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10 March 2021FA 21/02/00678Visa applications lodged, onhand, granted and refused for subclass 189 Skilled Independent (New Zealand pathway) between 01/01/19 and 31/12/19 where the applicant type is primary and secondary

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Full
9 March 2021FA 20/12/00869Total number of citizenship applications on hand to date in the Hobart office, and how many applications Hobart office is processing each month since July 2020

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​9 March 2021FA 20/12/00598Documents, correspondence or information used by the Department of Home Affairs regarding the reasons why New Zealand citizens are recognised as 'Former permanent residents' if they entered Australia pre 1st September 1994.

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9 March 2021FA 21/02/00576Visa application granted for subclass 189 Skilled Independent (points tested) between 01/11/20 and 31/01/21 where client location is in and outside Australia and visa applications onhand for subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated as at 31/01/21 where client location is in Australia and outside Australia

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9 March 2021FA 21/02/00558From 2015 to 31 January 2021 the number of s501(1), (2) and (3), 501A and 501 were exercised, s501CA how many requests for revocation were made within time, and how many invalid or noncompliant requests for revocation were submitted for s501c, s501(3) and s501A(3)

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9 March 2021FA 21/02/007041. Number of applications on hand for visa subclass 300 PMV as at 31 January 2021 by citizenship.
2. Number of applications on hand for visa subclass 300 PMV as at 31 January 2021 with on hand age greater than 15, 18, 21, 24, 27 months by citizenship.
3. Visa applications granted for visa subclass 300 with activity month between 01/01/2021 and 31/01/2021.
4. How many Prospective Marriage Visas have been able to get travel exemptions from 01/01/21 till 31/01/21?

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9 March 2021FA 21/02/00548Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 31 January 2021 and lodged and granted between 1 January 2020 and 31 January 2021 where occupation is 224113 Statistician and client location of in and outside Australia

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9 March 2021FA 21/02/00120Number of visa applications of ANZSCO – 233211 Civil Engineer on hand and granted between 1 July 2020 and 31 January 2021 by month

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5 March 2021FA 21/01/00056Number of subclass 461 visa applications on hand at the Australian Embassy Germany as at 31 December 2020. Number of subclass 461 visa applications received by the Australian Embassy Germany between 01 January 2020 and 31 December 2020. The number of subclass 461 visa applications processed by the Australian Embassy Germany between 01 January 2020 and 31 December 2020. Number of subclass 461 visa applications granted by the Australian Embassy Germany between 01 January 2020 and 31 December 2020. The average, median, 75th percentile, 95th percentile processing time for Subclass 461 visa applications assessed and decided by the Australian Embassy Germany between 01 January 2020 and 31 December 2020

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5 March 2021FA 21/02/00595Visa processing lodged, onhand, granted and refused for subclass 189 New Zealand stream between 1/1/21 and 8/2/21 and the estimated processing times 75% and 90% for each month from Jan 2019 to Jan 2021

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5 March 2021FA 21/02/00451Between 01/08/19 to 31/01/20 for HK residents the total number of student visa applications for vocational and higher education courses granted

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Partial
5 March 2021FA 21/02/00450The total number of visa applications lodged, granted and refused for subclass 600 visitor between 01/04/20 and 31/12/20 where client location is outside Australia

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Partial
5 March 2021FA 21/02/00700Number of applications for visa subclass 143 Contributory Parent lodged in financial years 2016/2017 to 2018/2019, application acknowledgement dates and the date of acknowledgement of the latest applications released for processing

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​​5 March 2021FA 21/02/00665Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) lodged and granted between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020 with citizenship of Nepal and state/territory of Australian Capital Territory

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4 March 2021FA 21/01/01532Statistics related to Chinese and Hong Kong citizens with Australian cancelled visas and refused visa applications on national security grounds

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​4 March 2021FA 21/02/00449Total number of Australian Citizens and permanent residents who were born in Nepal or their parents were born in Nepal and are currently residing in ACT

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4 March 2021FA 21/02/00456Visa applications lodged and granted for subclass 189 between 01/01/20 and 31/01/21 with occupation of 233512 Mechanical Engineer

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4 March 2021FA 21/02/00378The number of EOI invited/rejected/on hand for Global Talent Visa program based on month when EOI submitted from 1/11/19 to 31/1/21

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4 March 2021FA 21/02/00038Email re BVB processing arrangements

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4 March 2021FA 21/01/00790Number of applications for visa subclass 461 New Zealand Family Relationship (Temporary) at the Australian Embassy in Berlin, on hand as at 22 January 2021 and processing time and number granted, refused and withdrawn for financial years 2017-2018 to 2020-2021 to 31 December 2020

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Partial
3 March 2021FA 20/12/00878The average processing time for citizenship applications for Indian nationals

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3 March 2021FA 21/02/00400Visa applications granted for visa subclass 190 between 01/01/21 and 31/01/21 with occupation of 251513 retail pharmacist and client location of in Australia and visa application onhand for visa subclass 190 as at 31/01/21 with occupation of 251513 retail pharmacist and client location of in and outside Australia

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3 March 2021FA 21/02/00789The number of visa subclass 190 and 491 Skilled - Nominated applications granted between 01/12/2020 and 31/01/2021 with state/territory of Australian Capital Territory and client location inside and outside Australia

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3 March 2021FA 21/02/00465Number of applications for visa subclass 500 Student lodged between 1 January 2021 and 31 January 2021 with client location of in and outside Australia

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3 March 2021FA 21/02/00397visa application onhand for subclass 190 as at 31/12/20 with occupation of 223111 Human Resource Advisor

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2 March 2021FA 21/02/000394Visa applications onhand for subclass 189 Skilled - Independent, 190 Skilled - Nominated and 491 Skiled work regional (provisional) as at 31/01/2021 with client location of in Australia and outside between 6 and 24 months

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2 March 2021FA 21/01/00795The number of EOIs submitted in each sector for the Global Talent Program as at 1/1/2021 by months

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2 March 2021FA 21/02/00388Visa applications granted between 01/01/21 and 31/01/21 and onhand as at 31/01/21 for subclass 101 where processing office is Perth

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2 March 2021FA 20/12/00037Number of travel exemptions for Iranian nationals and number of work and skilled visas granted to Iranian nationals from 1 January 2020 to 30 November 2020

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2 March 2021FA 21/02/00694The number of 461 New Zealand Citizenship Family Relationship (Temporary) visas applications lodged, granted, refused and on-hand by time between 01/01/2017 and 31/12/2020

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2 March 2021FA 21/02/00411Number of applications for inbound travel exemptions to Australia, both discretionary and immediate family, granted between September 2020 and January 2021 by month

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2 March 2021FA 21/02/00775The number of 190 Skilled - Nominated visa applications lodged and granted between 01/10/2020 and 31/01/2021 for occupation 233512 Mechanical Engineer by state and territory

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1 March 2021FA 21/02/00369Number of EOIs submitted and invited for the Global Talent Independent (GTI) program between 7 July 2020 and 31 January 2021 and on hand as at 31 January 2021

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1 March 2021FA21/02/00368The number of approval for a travel exemption coming into Australia under the 'immediate family members' from Oct 2020 to Dec 2020

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1 March 2021DA 21/02/00355Visa applications granted for subclass 820 and 801 between 01/07/20 and 31/12/20

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1 March 2021FA 21/02/00408Total 189 NZ applicants on hand as at May 31 2019 Total 189 NZ applicants on hand as at Feb 1 2021 189 NZ applications lodged month by month from June 2019 to Jan 2021 189 NZ visas granted month by month from June 2019 to Jan 2021

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1 March 2021FA 21/02/00413Number of inward and outward travel exemption requests received, approved and refused between October 2020 and January 2021 by category

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25 February 2021FA 21/02/00170Total number of lodged subclass 189 and 190 for occupation code 261112 in the period 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020

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25 February 2021FA 21/02/00373In January 2021 the number of subclass 491 applications granted both offshore and onshore as well as number onhand as at 31 January 2021

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26 February 2021FA 20/12/00882Number of 309 visas approved in Beirut Office each month from June 2020 to December 2020 Number of 309 visas approved in Amman Office each month from June 2020 to December 2020 Processing time of 309 visas monthly, from June 2020 to December 2020 in Beirut for each percentile 25%, 50%, 75% and 90% Processing time of 309 visas monthly, from June 2020 to December 2020 in Amman for each percentile 25%, 50%, 75% and 90%

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Partial
26 February 2021FA 21/01/01169Home Affairs Weekly Statistics, November and December 2020

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Partial
26 February 2021FA 21/02/00050Visa applications granted, lodged and onhand for subclass 887 between 01/11/20 and 31/12/20 and the number of case officers assigned and planned to be assigned for visa 887 and the number of visa 887 grants planned for January 2021 to December 2021 and any further increases in processing times

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26 February 2021FA 21/02/00334Visa applications onhand for subclass 189 skilled - independent (points tested) as at 31/01/21 and visa applications granted for subclass 189 skilled independent (points tested) between 1/11/20 and 31/01/21 with client location in and outside Australia

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Partial
23 February 2021FA 21/01/01168Statistics on travel exemptions to depart Australia between 25 March - 31 December 2020

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19 February 2021FA 21/02/00116Current queue date for 143 visa - as at February 2021 - Freedom of Information Request: FA 21/02/00116

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19 February 2021FA 21/02/00190Visa applications onhand for subclass 189 as at 31/12/2020 with occupation 263111 client in Australia; Visa applications onhand for subclass 189 as at 31/12/2020 with occupation 263111 client outside Australia; Visa applications onhand for subclass 190 as at 31/12/2020 with occupation 263111 client in Australia; Visa applications onhand for subclass 190 as at 31/12/2020 with occupation 263111 client outside Australia

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19 February 2021FA 21/02/00130Visa Applications onhand for subclass 189 as at 31/01/2021; Visa Applications onhand for subclass 189 as at 31/12/2020 with occupation of 233914 Engineering Technologist; Average processing time for visa subclasses 189 where activity month between 01/01/2020 and 31/01/2021; Subclass 189 yearly cap for 2020-2021 program year]

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18 February 2021FA 21/01/00361Applicants and visa holders for subclass 186, 189, 190, 482 and 500 visas who previously held subclass 485 visas, 2018-2019 to 31/12/2020

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Partial
25 February 2021FA 21/02/00322The total number of Student visa holder as at 30/12/19 and 30/12/20 with client location of in Australia

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25 February 2021FA 20/12/00894Timeframe to decision to invite or not invite latest year of 1/12/19 - 30/11/20, EOI outcomes by GTI Sector, onshore and offshore applications, EOI outcomes onshore and offshore applications, permanent residency under the Global Talent Independent (GTI) program latest quarter of 1/09/20 - 30/11/20, and invitation issued by nationality latest financial year of 1/12/19 - 30/11/20

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Partial
25 February 2021FA 21/02/00407The number of 485 visas that were granted offshore from 01/07/2020 to 01/02/2021.

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24 February 2021FA 21/02/0040575th and 90th percentile (months for visa subclass 190 where activity month between 01/01/20 and 31/01/21 with client location in and outside Australia with occupation of 511112 program or project administrator and time on hand is <6, 6 - 12 and >12 months

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Partial
24 February 2021FA 21/02/0031175th and 90th Percentile (months) for visa subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated where activity month between 01/01/20 and 31/12/20

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Partial
23 February 2021FA 21/02/00237Visa application onhand and lodged for subclasses 100, 300, 309, 801 and 820 between 01/07/20 and 31/12/20

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Partial
23 February 2021FA 21/01/00018Visa applications onhand and granted for visa subclass 190 between 01/07/20 and 31/12/20 with state of Northern Territory by occupation

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Partial
23 February 2021FA 21/02/00115Visa applications lodged, granted and refused for subclasses 491, 494 between 01/01/20 to 31/12/20

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Full
22 February 2021FA 21/02/00114Data associated with Global Talent Independent (GTI) visa subclass 858 with the number of visa onhand, number of seats available, GTI EOI under process, UID granted and average processing time

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Full
​19 February 2021FA 21/02/00113Visa applications granted for all visa subclasses between 2016 -17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-2​0 and 2020-31/12/20 to compare pre and post COVID-19

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Full
19 February 2021FA 21/02/00117Number of applications for visa subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) on hand and granted between 1 September 2020 and 31 January 2021, with occupation of 411411 Enrolled Nurse and State of Victoria

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Full
19 February 2021FA 21/01/01245Travel Exemptions - Outwards - Process Guide for Australian Border Force (ABF) Decision Makers

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Partial
19 February 2021FA 21/01/00413Number of Expressions of Interest (EOIs) submitted for the Global Talent Independent (GTI) Program between 1 July 2020 and 8 January 2021 by sector, and the number of applications for visa subclass 124 Distinguished Talent and 858 Distinguished Talent granted between 1 July 2020 and 8 January 2021 by sector and by applicant country of origin, and grant rate since July 2020, and average response to submitted EOIs

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19 February 2021FA 21/02/00036Visa applications onhand for subclasses 189, 190 as at 31/12/20, visa grants for visa subclasses 189 and 190 between 01/01/20 and 31/12/20 where client location is in and outside Australia and visa applications granted for visa subclasses 189 (New Zealand pathway) and 190 between 01/07/20 and 31/12/20

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19 February 2021FA 21/02/00042Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated with occupation of 233914 Engineering Technologist, on hand as at 31 January 2021, lodged, granted and refused between 1 October 2020 and 31 January 2021, with client location of in and outside Australia, by state and month

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Full
19 February 2021FA 20/12/00512-R1Processing times for applications for subclass 888 visas between 01/07/2020 and 30/11/2020

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Full
19 February 2021FA 21/01/01669The number of visa applications made/granted/allocated by/to each state/territory and by country for 188 and 132 visa streams for the period between 01.07.2016 to 31.12.2020

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Full
18 February 2021FA 21/02/00158Statistics for Subclass 491 Small Business Owners - Number of applicants /Approvals/Refusals /Average processing time for the period 01.07.2020 to 31.12.2020

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Full
18 February 2021FA 21/01/00314Subclass 309/100 visa grants from 2020-2021 from Amman Jordon processing centre

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Full
18 February 2021FA 21/02/00028The number of applications received/ granted for the Subclass 408 (COVID-19 Pandemic Event Stream) Visa between 1 October to 31 December 2020 and the grant period or processing time

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Full
17 February 2021FA 21/01/00794Total files lodged and finalised at the New Delhi Australian high commission India for partner visa 309 from March 2020 to December 2020

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17 February 2021FA 21/02/00023The number of visa application refused for not meeting PIC 4020 for the financial years 2014-2021

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Full
17 February 2021FA 20/12/00698
FA 20/12/00703
Number of people whose applications for citizenship by conferral had been approved and were waiting to attend a citizenship ceremony at City of Armadale (WA) as at 31 January 2021

Documents Released FA 201200698
Documents Released FA 201200703
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17 February 2021FA 20/11/00499Number of people whose applications for citizenship by conferral had been approved and were waiting to attend a citizenship ceremony in the Belconnen region as at 31 January 2021, by suburb, and the number of people who acquired Australian citizenship on Australia Day (26 January) 2020 and 2021 in the Belconnen region, by suburb

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16 February 2021FA 21/02/00027Visa applications granted for student sectors in the financial year between 2016 and 31 December 2020 with citizenship of Hong Kong SAR of the PRC

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16 February 2021FA 21/01/01590The number of GTI program visa subclass 858 lodged, on hold and granted, which applied in September 2020

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16 February 2021FA 20/12/00804Stated highest qualification level of applicants who submitted a Global Talent Expression of Interest between 1 June 2020 and 10 February 2021; The number of EOIs for GTI program received from PhD students/recent graduates onshore ; Number of (PhD student/recent graduate) EOIs resulting in an outcome of invited to apply, or not invited to apply from 1 June 2020 until 10 February 2021; Total number of (PhD student/recent graduate) EOIs received between 1 June 2020 and 10 February 2021

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15 February 2021FA 21/01/01364Visa applications granted, refused, onhand and the average processing time for visa subclass 300 Prospective marriage where activity is between 01/01/19 and 31/12/19 and 01/01/20 and 31/12/20

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Full
15 February 2021FA 20/12/00563Number of Australian citizenship by conferral applications on-hand by state & territory as at 31 January 2021

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Full
15 February 2021FA 20/12/00522Number of applications for citizenship by Descent, lodged for children born through surrogacy arrangements, by country of birth (1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020).

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15 February 2021FA 20/11/00481Number of children born through surrogacy arrangements who have acquired citizenship by descent (by month) from 1 March 2020 to 09 Nov 2020.

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15 February 2021FA 21/02/00084Correspondence in the period of 01/09/20 till 15/01/21 regarding how visa applications for visa subclass 189 are allocated to case officers

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12 February 2021FA 20/10/01230The number of applications waiting to be allocated to a ceremony in all Sydney area based on the council and the number of online ceremonies done for the Sydney area for the month of September 2020 to October 2020

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​​12 February 2021FA 20/11/00163Number of citizenship applicants waiting ceremony in the following Adelaide metro region councils: city of prospect, The City of Campbelltown, City of Port Adelaide Enfield

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12 February 2021FA 20/10/01130Number of citizenship applications approved and waiting for ceremonies for the Bankstown councils, from 01 January 2020 to 21 October 2020

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Full
12 February 2021FA 21/01/00066Children in immigration detention facilities (IDFs), 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2020

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Full
12 February 2021FA 21/01/01135Number of applications for the Global Talent Independent Program (GTI) lodged, granted and refused between 1 July 2020 and 15 January 2021 for visa subclasses 124 and 858 Distinguished Talent

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Full
11 February 2021
FA 21/02/00111Number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme granted and refused between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020 with occupation of 242111 University Lecturer where client location is in Australia

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Full
​10 February 2021
​​FA 20/09/00222
​Risk assessments relating to safety of asylum seeker and refugee children in the local Nauruan primary and high schools conducted between 2013 and 2014.

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​Full
​10 February 2021FA 20/12/00163COISS Situational update) – Myanmar (effective 21 December 2020); (COISS) Resource Guide – Myanmar (effective 20 April 2020) and any COISS document/s which the Department of Home Affairs currently uses and/or relies upon when assessing Myanmar issued identity documents.

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Partial
10 February 2021FA 21/02/00112Number of applications for visa subclass 101 Child on hand as at 29 January 2021 where client age 18-25 years, and subclass 101 Child granted between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2020, and on hand as at 31 January 2021 with citizenship of Philippines, and granted between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2020 with citizenship of Philippines, and average processing time in 2019 and 2020 by month

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10 February 2021FA 21/02/00110Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated granted between 1 July 2020 and 31 December 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia

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10 February 2021FA 20/11/00193Number of Australian citizenship by conferral applications lodged, on hand and average processing days for New Zealand nationals between 1 March 2020 and 31 October 2020 by month

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Partial
10 February 2021FA 21/02/00043Number of applications for visa subclass 100 Partner, 300 Prospective Marriage, 309 Partner (Provisional), 801 Partner, 820 Partner, finalised, granted, refused and withdrawn between January 2020 and December 2020, and granted by processing office, and processing time 25th, 50th and 75th percentile for 2020 by month

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9 February 2021FA 20/12/00871Number of subclass 500 Student visa cancellations between July 2015 and June 2020 by cancellation ground and financial year, and number of persons detained due to cancellation of subclass 500 visa between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2020, and number of referrals under the Assured Protocol between 2017 and 2020

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8 February 2021FA 20/09/00646Safe Migration Awareness campaign run by the Association of Mobilizing Community Resources (AMCOR) in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, 2016

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8 February 2021FA 20/08/00005COVID-19 related policies for immigration detention facilities (IDFs) and alternative places of detention (APODs)

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5 February 2021FA 20/11/00750Number of applications to renounce Australian citizenship approved between 1 July 2015 and 31 October 2020 by financial year and number of applications to renounce Australian citizenship for the purpose of acquiring or re-acquiring Chinese citizenship between 1 July 2015 and 1 November 2020

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5 February 2021FA 21/01/01226Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated granted and lodged between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020 where client location is outside Australia

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5 February 2021FA 21/01/01627Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated granted between 1 November 2020 and 31 December 2020 with state of Australian Capital Territory and client location of in and outside Australia

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5 February 2021FA 20/09/00757-R1Documents relating to communication between the Department/Australian Border Force and the Queensland Police Service regarding the importation of gel blaster parts

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5 February 2021FA 20/01/00074Visa applications granted for visa subclass 189 (points tested) and (New Zealand pathway) between 1/7/20 and 31/12/20 with client location in and outside of Australia

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4 February 2021FA 21/01/01648Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled – Independent (New Zealand Pathway) lodged, on hand, granted and refused between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020, and subclass 600 Visitor lodged, on hand, granted and refused between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2020 where client location is outside Australia

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4 February 2021FA 21/01/01606Average processing time (Calendar Days) for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme between 1 July 2020 and 31 December 2020

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​4 February 2021FA 21/02/00037Permanent residency visa grants for occupation (233513) production or plant engineer from year 2017-2021 for visa subclass 189&190 of all states in Australia.

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4 February 2021FA 21/02/00035Visa application on hand for state Nomination, Nominated State NSW re 190 Occupation: Chef 351311 before Dec 2018 Location : Onshore

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3 February 2021FA 21/01/00893Information on the Capstone assessment for migration agents, for the period of mid 2018 to end 2020 showing the number of candidates attempting the Capstone exam, number of candidates passing first time for each intake and those who pass after more than one attempt

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3 February 2021FA 20/11/00920Internal correspondence which relates to priority processing for business and investment visas (subclass188)

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2 February 2021FA 20/12/00042Documents outlining procedures for the Department of Home Affairs to communicate with Victoria Police regarding visa cancellations

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2 February 2021FA 21/01/01009Applications rec'd for subclass visa 804 for the last 10 years grants, rejections and pending application count with queue dates monthly/quarterly

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2 February 2021FA 20/12/00537EOI response time for applicants based on country of origin and passport and request for information sent to candidates vs expression of interest based on the country of origin

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2 February 2021FA 20/12/00638The monthly number of permanent visa applications lodged and granted (through all available streams) from July 2019 to November 2020.

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2 February 2021FA 20/12/00553Grants of visa subclasses 100 Partner; 300 Prospective Marriage; 309 Partner (provisional); 801 Partner; 820 Partner, by month, 1 October to 14 December 2020

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1 February 2021FA 20/12/00695Total number of subclass 500,485,820,482 and 186 lodged and the total number of citizenship by conferral applications lodged in 2019 and 2020

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​1 February 2021FA 20/12/00813Any record, email, discussion, document etc in relation to planning for invite rounds between December 2020 and June 2021

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1 February 2021FA 21/01/0093475th and 90th percentile calendar days for visa subclasses 190, 489 where activity month between 1/1/19 and 31/12/19 and 1/1/20 and 31/1/20

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1 February 2021FA 21/01/01005Number of Visa Rejection/Cancellation of Pakistani Nationals between financial years 2010-11 to 2020-21 (Jan20-Dec20) by Visa Subclass.

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1 February 2021FA 21/01/01690How many 189 visa was granted during last year for occupation 233311 - Electrical Engineer?

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29 January 2021FA 21/01/00324Statistics relating to applications made to the Special Humanitarian Processing Centre (SHPC) and Class XB visa grants between October 2020 and December 2020

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29 January 2021
FA 20/11/00679Number of applications for visa subclass 461 New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship (Temporary) granted, refused and withdrawn between January 2018 and October 2020, and on hand as at 31 October 2020, by processing office

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28 January 2021FA 19/09/01525IPSOS Social Research Institute (2012), “Evaluation of the psychological support program (PSP) implementation"

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28 January 2021FA 21/01/00913Visa applications onhand for visa subclasses 189 and 190 as at 31/12/20 with occupation 261112 Systems Analyst by Intended state and state

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28 January 2021FA 21/01/00876Visa applications onhand for visa subclasses 189 New Zealand pathway and 189 (Points tested) as at 31/12/20 with applicant type of Primary and Secondary. And Visa applications onhand for visa subclasses 189 (points tested) as at 31/12/20 with onhand age < 8 months, 8-12 months and > 12 months

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27 January 2021FA 20/12/00601Correspondence regarding how visa applications for visa subclass 190 are allocated to case officers

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27 January 2021FA 21/01/00064Subclass 300 and 309 visa processing times by citizenship between 1/1/19 to 31/12/19 and 1/1/20 to 31/12/20

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27 January 2021FA 21/01/00798Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated, 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) with occupation of 233512 Mechanical Engineer granted between July 2016 and December 2020 by month

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27 January 2021FA 20/12/00631Number of irregular maritime arrivals (IMAs), removals from onshore detention, and deaths in onshore detention between 2008 and 2013 by calendar year

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27 January 2021FA 20/12/00045Number of Chinese nationals (excluding SARs) whose Australian visa was cancelled on the grounds of threatening Australia’s national security between 1 July 2007 and 2 December 2020 by calendar year

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27 January 2021FA 20/11/01019Number of Hong Kong nationals whose Australian visa was cancelled on the grounds of threatening Australia’s national security between 1 July 2007 and 2 December 2020 by calendar year

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25 January 2021FA 21/01/01142Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent granted between October 2020 and December 2020 with client location of outside Australia by month, and processing time 75th percentile and 90th percentile for visa subclass 189 between October 2020 and December 2020 by month

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25 January 2021FA 21/01/00878Number of applications for visa subclass 309 Partner (Provisional) on hand at the Australian Consulate-General in Hong Kong as at 31 December 2020, and processing times by year for financial years 2010‑11 to 2019‑20

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25 January 2021FA 20/10/00714Number of temporary visa holders with citizenship country of Brazil between July 2009 and September 2020 by visa subclass and month, number of visa holders with citizenship country of Brazil as at 29 September 2020 by visa subclass, number of applications for all visa subclasses lodged and granted between 2009‑10 and 2019‑20 with citizenship country of Brazil and client location of in and outside Australia by visa subclass and financial year, and number of applications for Australian citizenship by conferral lodged by, and granted to, Brazilian nationals between 2001‑02 and 2019‑20 by financial year

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25 January 2021FA 21/01/00430Visa applications onhand for visa subclasses 489 as at 31/12/20 by Government sponsor and with client location in and outside of Australia with client type primary and secondary and processing time 75th and 90th percentile for visa subclass 489 between 01/12/20 and 31/12/20

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25 January 2020FA 21/01/00617For activity months October – December 2020: visa applications granted, refused and withdrawn for visa subclasses 100, 300, 309 (Provisional) 801 and 820. And for subclass 300: the number of visas that have been granted travel exemptions in the period from 28/09/20 till 31/12/20 and processing times at the 75th and 90th percentile in the period October – December 2020

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25 January 2021FA 21/01/00242Document that confirms that on 3/13/2020 the entry into your country was not allowed for people who have been in Italy in the 2 weeks before due to the Corona pandemic

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25 January 2021FA 20/12/00628How many invitations will be allocated to each state and territory for the 2020/21 migration program for the 491 and 190 state programs. And if any instructions have been given to the states and territories as to which occupations these can be used for

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22 January 2021FA 21/01/00800Visa applications onhand, granted and lodged with occupation 221111 Accountant (General) and client location in and outside Australia

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22 January 2021FA 20/12/00516Visa applications onhand for subclass 407 as at 7/12/20

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22 January 2021FA 20/09/00115

Approval of grants under section 298 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for funding programs derived from the Confiscated Assets Account; and advice provided by the AGD or Home Affairs relating to each approval.

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21 January 2021FA 20/12/00938Visa applications onhand for visa subclasses 190 as at 30/11/20 where client location of in and outside Australia in ACT and NSW

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21 January 2021FA 20/12/00512Processing time for 75th and 95th percentile in calendar days for visa subclass 888 where activity month between 01/07/20 and 30/11/20

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21 January 2021FA 20/12/00137Documents held by the Department concerning the Department’s policy, process and arrangements for effecting voluntary and involuntary removals of persons to Afghanistan between 2015 and November 2020

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21 January 2021FA 21/01/00662Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) Invited pathway on hand as at 31 December 2020 with time on hand between 6 and 24 months and client location of in and outside Australia, applications for visa subclass 489 Extended stay pathway and Subsequent entry pathway on hand as at 31 December 2020, applications for visa subclass 489 Invited pathway granted, refused and withdrawn between July 2020 and December 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by occupation, applications for visa subclass 887 Skilled Regional on hand as at 31 December 2020 with time on hand between 6 and 24 months

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21 January 2021FA 21/01/00443Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 31 December 2020 with on hand age between 6 and 24 months and client location of in and outside Australia by age on hand

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21 January 2021FA 20/12/00693Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated lodged between January 2020 and November 2020 with nominated state of the Northern Territory by occupation

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21 January 2021FA 20/11/01057Number of applications for visa subclass 188 Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) Significant Investor stream lodged, granted and refused between July 2018 and November 2020 by month, and processing time 75th percentile and 90th percentile between July 2019 and November 2020 by month

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21 January 2021FA 20/11/00606Number of Safe Haven Enterprise visa holders who applied for and were granted permanent visas after meeting the requirements under the Safe Haven Enterprise visa (SHEV) pathway between January 2019 and November 2020

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20 January 2021FA 21/01/00996Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent on hand as at 31 October 2020 by occupation

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20 January 2021FA 21/01/00993Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent (Points-tested stream) on hand as at 31 October 2020 with occupation of 224113 Statistician and client location of in and outside Australia

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20 January 2021FA 21/01/00647Number of applications for visa subclass 482 Temporary Skill Shortage (Short-term stream) on hand as at 6 January 2021 by occupation, on hand with occupation of 511112 Program or Project Administrator and client location of in and outside Australia, with on hand age more than 4 months by age on hand, granted between 1 August 2020 and 6 January 2021 by month, and nominations on hand as at 6 January 2021

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20 January 2021FA 20/12/00637Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated granted between December 2019 and November 2020 with occupation 271311 Solicitor, and number of applications for visa subclass 190 on hand as at 10 December 2020

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20 January 2021FA 20/12/00236Number of applications for visa subclass 500 Student lodged between January 2020 and November 2020, and between January 2019 and November 2019, with client location of in and outside Australia by month

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20 January 2021FA 20/11/00230Number of case officers assigned to process applications for visa subclass 887 Skilled Regional between 1 July 2018 and 2 November 2020 by month

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20 January 2021FA 20/12/00509How many GTI EOI's have been granted UID from 1/07/20 - 10/12/20 and how many GTI visas (858 and 124) have been granted from 1/7/20 - 10/12/20, how many GTI EOIs are still in the backlog as of 10/12/20 and GTI EOI's have been granted per month from July 2020 to November 2020

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20 January 2021FA 21/01/00053Visa applications granted for all skilled subclasses between 01/7/14 and 30/06/20 with applicant type of Secondary

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00277Visa application granted for visa subclass 190 between 1/7/20 and 30/11/20 with occupation of 221111 Accountant (General) by nominated state and onhand cases visa application for subclass 190 as at 30/11/20 with occupation of 221111 Accountant (General) and nominated state of NSW by time on hand (months)

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00229Visa applications for visa subclass 407 lodged and granted between 1/1/20 and 30/11/20

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00159Visa application lodged, granted, refused and on hand for visa subclass 190 between 1/6/20 and 30/11/20 with client location in and outside Australia by occupation

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00071Details including high quality images and awarding criteria of Australian Border Force internal Honours and Awards framework that are not part of the promulgated Australian Honours and Awards system as managed by Defence Honours and Awards including medals, honours, citations, commendations that would be considered right hand side wearing on uniforms

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19 January 2021FA 21/01/00930Number of applications for visa subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) granted between January 2020 and December 2020 with occupation of 411411 Enrolled Nurse and state of South Australia by month

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19 January 2021FA 21/01/00867Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 31 July 2020 with state of Queensland, and with state of Queensland and occupation of 225113 Marketing Specialist

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19 January 2021FA 21/01/00805Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated with occupation of 251513 Retail Pharmacist and client location of in and outside Australia granted between July 2020 and December 2020 and on hand as at 31 December 2020

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00943Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 30 November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia

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19 January 2021FA 20/12/00279Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 30 November 2020 by state, with client location of in and outside Australia, with client type of primary and secondary, and processing time 75th percentile and 90th percentile for November 2020

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18 January 2021FA 20/12/00145The Global Talent Independent Program (GTIP) since 4/11/19 until 30 November 2020 with the number of applications lodged, refused and withdrawn

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18 January 2021FA 20/12/00141Visa applications onhand and lodged for visa subclass 190 where the activity month between 01/07/20 and 31/12/20 with occupation of 351311 Chef and client location of in and outside Australia. And onhand applications for visa subclass 190 as at 31/12/20 where time on hand GT 6 months by occupation of 351311 Chef and client location in and outside Australia

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18 January 2021FA 21/01/00454Number of grants for 190 visa (ACT) where the applicant is in Australia for skill code 261212 Web Developer as well as the number of applications on hand for 12 months or more - Freedom of Information Request FA 21/01/00454

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18 January 2021FA 20/11/00966Visa subclass 189 granted between 01/07/2020 to 31/10/2020 with occupation 261313 Software Engineer and client location in Australia

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18 January 2021 FA 20/12/00641 Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 30 November 2020 with occupation of 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer and client location of in and outside Australia

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18 January 2021 FA 20/11/00986 Number of Global Talent Independent (GTI) Program visas granted between 1 July 2019 and 27 November 2020 for primary applicants by highest qualification and priority sector

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18 January 2021FA 20/12/00551Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent (Points-tested stream) on hand as at 30 November 2020 and granted between October 2020 and November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by occupation

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18 January 2021FA 20/12/00521Number of applications for visa subclass 887 Skilled Regional lodged and granted in November 2020, on hand as at 30 November 2020, and on hand as at 30 November 2020 with applicant type of primary

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15 January 2021FA 21/01/00639Number of applications for visa subclass 500 Student lodged in 2019 and 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by month

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15 January 2021FA 20/12/00635Number of applications for visa subclass 100 Partner and 309 Partner (Provisional) with processing office of Suva, Fiji on hand as at 30 November 2020, granted between January 2020 and November ​2020 by month, and processing time 75th percentile and 90th percentile by month

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15 January 2021FA 20/12/00278Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent lodged and granted between January 2020 and November 2020 by month, and applications for visa subclass 189 lodged and granted with occupations of 261311 Analyst Programmer, 261312 Developer Programmer, 261313 Software Engineer, 261314 Software Tester and 261399 Software and Applications Programmers nec by month

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​14 January 2021FA 20/12/00900Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated lodged between January 2020 and December 2020 with nominated state of Northern Territory by occupation

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14 January 2021FA 20/12/00898Number of applications for visa subclass 101 Child lodged and granted between September 2020 and December 2020 (to 21 December 2020) with processing office of Perth, and on hand as 21 December 2020 with processing office of Perth

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14 January 2021FA 20/12/00701Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated with occupation of 261312 Developer Programmer and client location of in Australia lodged and granted between January 2020 and November 2020 by month, on hand as at 30 November 2020 with on hand age of 12 months or more, lodged and granted with state of New South Wales by month, and on hand as at 30 November 2020 with state of New South Wales

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14 January 2021FA 20/10/01135Options paper and briefs relating to quarantine options for international arrivals

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13 January 2021FA 20/12/00654Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) Invited Pathway granted and refused between 1 July 2020 and 30 November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by occupation and occupation

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13 January 2021FA 20/12/00651Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated, 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 30 November 2020 where on hand age between 6 and 24 months

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13 January 2021FA 21/01/00009Number of applications granted between July 2020 and December 2020 (to 24 December 2020) for working and skilled visa subclasses (124 Distinguished Talent, 132 Business Talent, 186 Employer Nomination Scheme, 187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme, 188 Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional), 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated, 487 Skilled Regional Sponsored, 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional), 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional), 494 Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional), 858 Distinguished Talent, 885 Skilled Independent, 887 Skilled Regional, 888 Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent), 890 Business Owner, 892 State or Territory Sponsored Business Owner and 893 State or Territory Sponsored Business Investor) by month

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13 January 2021FA 20/12/00705Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent on hand as at 30 November 2020 with occupation 221111 Accountant (General)

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13 January 2021FA 20/12/00559Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated, 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) granted between January 2019 and November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia and occupation of 323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) by month

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13 January 2021FA 20/12/00233Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 30 November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by occupation

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12 January 2021FA 21/01/00070Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent granted between February 2020 and December 2020 by month

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12 January 2021FA 20/12/00227Number of applications for visa subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme lodged and granted between October 2020 and November 2020 with occupation of 242111 University Lecturer and client location of in and outside Australia

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12 January 2021FA 20/12/00226Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) lodged, granted and refused between January 2020 and November 2020 with occupation of 261399 Software and Applications Programmers nec, 233211 Civil Engineer, 233914 Engineering Technologist and 232111 Architect by month

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12 January 2021FA 20/10/01138Statistics relating to the number of people transferred from Regional Processing Centres in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Nauru to Australia for medical treatment or as accompanying family, and the number of people returned to PNG and Nauru between 23 November 2012 and 22 October 2020 by year

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12 January 2021FA 20/12/00672Number of applications granted for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent (Points Tested) and (New Zealand Pathway) granted between 1 July 2020 and 14 December 2020 by month

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11 January 2021FA 20/12/00648Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 30 November 2020 with occupation of 322313 Welder (First Class) (Aus) / Welder (NZ) with client location of in and outside Australia by nominating state

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11 January 2021FA 20/12/00146Processing time 75th percentile and 90th percentile for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent between January 2019 and October 2020 by month

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11 January 2021FA 20/12/00128Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated granted between November 2019 and November 2020 with occupation of 261313 Software Engineer by month

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8 January 2021FA 20/12/00540Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated on hand as at 30 November 2020 with occupation of 221214 Internal Auditor and client location of in and outside Australia by state, and granted between January 2020 and November 2020 with client location of in and outside Australia by state

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8 January 2021FA 20/12/00308Number of applications for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent, 190 Skilled Nominated and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) granted between March 2020 and July 2020 by month, occupation and citizenship, granted for 189 and 190 by state, refused by month, and average processing days by month

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8 January 2021FA 20/12/00302Processing time 75th percentile, 90th percentile and average processing days for visa subclass 132 Business Talent (Permanent) Significant Business History stream for November 2020

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FA 20/12/00224Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) on hand as at 30 November 2020 and granted between October 2020 and November 2020 with client location of in Australia, on hand as at 30 November 2020 and granted in November 2020 with client location of in Australia and state of New South Wales, and granted between October 2020 and November 2020 with client location of in Australia by occupation

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7 January 2021FA 20/12/00148Average processing time for visa subclass 309 Partner (Provisional) and visa subclass 820 Partner between July 2019 and June 2020 by month

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7 January 2021FA 20/12/00133Number of applications on hand for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated as at 30 November 2020 with on hand age greater than 24 months and client location of outside Australia

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00282Number of applications for visa subclass 489 Skilled Regional (Provisional) and 887 Skilled Regional on hand as at 30 November 2020 with on hand age between six and 24 months, and the number of applications lodged, granted and refused for visa subclass 489 between July 2020 and November 2020 by month and client location of in and outside Australia

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00040Statistics relating to medical transfers to Australia between March 2019 and December 2019 under s198E and s198G of the Migration Act 1958

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6 January 2021FA 20/10/00893Number of Australian citizenship by conferral applications lodged at the Department of Home Affairs’ Parramatta office between September 2019 and December 2019 by month, the number still on hand as at 30 November 2020 by month of lodgement, and the number of applications still on hand that were lodged by applicants who had attempted the citizenship test as at 30 November 2020

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00515Number of visa holders of visa subclass 417 Working Holiday between July 2020 and November 2020 by month

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00315Number of applications for visa subclass 101 Child granted in November 2020 with processing office of Perth, on hand as at 30 November 2020 with processing office of Perth, and lodged in November 2020

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00312Number of applications lodged for visa subclass 485 Temporary Graduate, and granted for visa subclass 500 Student, 482 Temporary Skill Shortage, 186 Employer Nomination Scheme, 189 Skilled Independent and 190 Skilled Nominated between financial years 2018‑19 and 2020‑21 (to 30 November 2020) by year

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00306Number of applications for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated with client location of in and outside Australia and occupation of 251513 Retail Pharmacist granted between July 2020 and November 2020 and on hand as at 30 November 2020 by state

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6 January 2021FA 20/12/00304Number of applications on hand for visa subclass 190 Skilled Nominated as at 30 November 2020 with nominating state of New South Wales and client location of in Australia, with nominating state of New South Wales, client location of in Australia and occupation of 232411 Graphic Designer, and with client location of outside Australia and occupation of 232411 Graphic Designer

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5 January 2021FA 20/10/01168Documents containing departmental discussion and decisions regarding occupations and numbers for the SkillSelect invitation round on 21 October 2020 for visa subclass 189 Skilled Independent and 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional)

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5 January 2021FA 20/11/00390Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Department of Home Affairs and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) regarding the AAT making a referral to the Minister of Home Affairs for the Minister’s consideration of the exercise of his or her public interest powers, and statistics relating to referrals from the AAT to the Minister of Home Affairs and requests for ministerial intervention between July 2019 and October 2020 by month

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4 January 2021FA 20/11/00935A copy of the Visa Applicant Character Consideration Unit (VACCU) intranet page, and the Request for Comment Checklist and Case Referral Pro-forma on the VACCU intranet page

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