Information on student visa applications

The Department of Home Affairs have released information on 21 October 2020 under Freedom of Information request (FOI) providing information on Student visa (subclass 500) applications lodged between 01/01/2019 and 30/09/2019 and 01/01/2020 and 30/09/2020, where applicant location in Australia and outside Australia. According to the information, the following number of 500 visa applications were…

Migration (LIN 20/158: Class of Persons for Student (Temporary) (Class TU) Visa Applications) Instrument 2020

Migration (LIN 20/158: Class of Persons for Student (Temporary) (Class TU) Visa Applications) Instrument 2020 dated 24 July 2020 [“the Instrument”] specifies additional classes of persons applying for a Student Visa (Subclass 500) to whom the nil VAC (Visa Application Charge) applies. The Instrument provides that international students who held a valid Subclass 500 visa…