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The laws on Immigration are complex and constantly changing. The visa application process can also often be stressful and frustrating. 

We are here to simplify the process and to assist you to navigate the complex visa application process.

We have significant expertise and experience in Immigration and provide guidance across the full Immigration process, including:

  • Visa applications;
  • Applications for Merit Review to Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT); and
  • Applications for Judicial Review to Federal Court of Australia.

Typically our services include:

  • taking your instructions;
  • familiarising ourselves with your circumstances, priorities and immigration goals;
  • assessing the available routes and developing a tailored strategic plan;
  • providing you with detailed written advice on the criteria, evidence and procedural requirements for your application, including (where appropriate) liaising with relevant parties to obtain suitable documentation;
  • preparing the relevant application forms;
  • reviewing all supporting documentation;
  • providing written supporting legal submissions to be included with your application;
  • liaising with the Department of Home Affairs as required, with regard to the application; and
  • providing you with further detailed advice on the next steps once the application has been decided.

We offer a personalised service for your Migration matter specifically tailored to your needs as we understand that each client is unique. Once we understand your matter and the complexities and urgencies of your case, we will provide a bespoke quote. The majority of our work is charged on a fixed fee basis, ensuring transparency from the outset.

Should you require any assistance with your application our team would be most willing to provide advice.

Migration

Visa Applications

We can assist you with all visa categories, including:

Family and Partner visas

  • Partner visas;
  • Prospective marriage visas;
  • Parent visas;
  • Child visas; and
  • Carer visas.

Skilled and Business visas

  • Temporary skilled visas;
  • Permanent skilled visas; and
  • Business visas.

Refugees and humanitarian visas

  • Temporary protection visa;
  • Permanent protection visa; and
  • Safe Haven Enterprise visas.

Other visas

  • Resident return visas;
  • Student visas;
  • Tourist visas; and
  • Working holiday visas.

Dealing with Visa Refusals and Cancellations

Having a visa refused or cancelled can extremely stressful and the consequences can be significant. The appeal process requires extensive knowledge of immigration law and procedure. Our team of lawyers and immigration specialists can guide you through the process with confidence, provide advice and prepare submissions on your behalf in relation to the cancellation or the refusal decision.

Applications For Merit Review To Administrative Appeals Tribunal

If your visa application is refused by the Department of Home Affairs, it may be possible to appeal that decision to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT). The AAT can consider a wide range of visa related decisions, including refusals and cancellations. Our team of lawyers and immigration specialists have significant experience with a track record of success assisting clients appealing to the AAT.

Appeal To Federal Circuit Court

If your application to the AAT was unsuccessful, you may appeal to the Federal Court on a question of law.

Questions of law might include:

  • whether the AAT denied you procedural fairness; or
  • whether the AAT incorrectly interpreted a statute relevant to the proceeding.

For an appeal from a decision of the AAT to succeed, you must convince the Judge hearing the appeal that the AAT made an error of law and that the error contributed to the decision that is being appealed. Drafting a Notice of Appeal to the Federal Court is very difficult. Our team of lawyers and immigration specialists can help you with complex visa situations and appeals to the Federal Courts.

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