1 July 2015

There were a number of major changes to migration related matters which occurred on 1 July 2015. Two of the most significant were: BORDER FORCE As part of the amalgamation of the Department of Customs and the Department of Immigration and Border Protection which came...

Loss of citizenship

The Australian Citizenship Amendment (Allegiance to Australia) Bill 2015 was introduced into parliament at the end of June 2015. The following information comes from the explanatory memorandum: The Bill introduces three new ways in which a person, who is a national or...