Publish Date: Aug 17, 2015
If you are seeking protection in Australia and did not arrive lawfully, you may be eligible to apply for the SHEV if you have been invited to apply for a protection visa by the Minister of Immigration and Border Protection.
Publish Date: Aug 14, 2015
According to a report published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 31 July 2015, the Federal Government is considering a scheme to allow an application for protection in Australia to be fast-tracked if a potential $19,000 fee is paid to the Immigration Department. The applicant’s family in Australia would also be required to promise to cover their health and welfare costs in the first few years in Australia.