Overcoming Character issues to obtain Australian Citizenship

This is not an easy task given the recent changes to meeting the character requirement:  The Applicant came to Immigration Solutions Lawyers (ISL) seeking assistance with lodging a Citizenship Application. The Australian Government being granted Australian Citizenship is a privilege and not a right. When a person applies for Australian Citizenship, they must also show

Meeting the Residence Requirement in Citizenship

You may be eligible for Ministerial Discretion and what you need to do to satisfy this: Currently applicants for Australian Citizenship are required to have been in Australia for at least four years, including at least one year as a permanent resident, prior to the lodgement of a citizenship application. Additionally, the applicant cannot have

The Value of Australian Citizenship

The Australian Government has Tightened Criteria on Citizenship Eligibility. ‘Membership of the Australian family is a privilege and should be afforded to those who support our values, respect our laws and want to work hard by integrating and contributing to an even better Australia’ – Malcolm Turnbull These changes reflect a substantial redefinition of what