Important information to know when seeking help with a visa application
March 25, 2021

Message fromĀ Australian Department of Home Affairs From 22 March 2021, new legislation will take effect meaning that an Australian legal practitioner (lawyer) will be able to provide immigration assistance in connection with legal practice. This means that a lawyer may lawfully provide immigration assistance without being a registered migration agent. As a result of these

The end of dual regulation for Immigration Lawyers
March 23, 2021

In recognition of the fact that lawyers admitted to practice are sufficiently well versed to give legal immigration assistance and that the legal profession in Australia is well regulated in itself, on the 22 March 2021 the migration advice industry was de-regulated to enable all lawyers who hold an unrestricted Australian Legal Practising Certificate (APLC)