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The newsroom helps journalists and other media representatives to keep pace with the demands of the fast-moving news cycle.

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Releases

Sydney based Chinese migration agent cancelled

A Sydney-based Chinese migration agent has failed in her bid to have a decision to cancel her registration overturned, with the Administrative Review Tribunal (AAT) confirming the decision by the Office of the Migration Agents Registrati... Read More →

Immigration visits Gympie and Sunshine Coast

Immigration outreach officers will visit Gympie, Kingaroy, Nambour and Maroochydore on April 9 to present a series of information seminars on skilled migration for employers. The officers will provide information about employer-sponsore... Read More →

Immigration to visit south-east South Australia

Immigration officers will visit Berri in South Australia’s Riverland region on April 8-9, to provide immigration information to people who have overstayed their visas. A Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) s... Read More →

Immigration to re-visit south-west NSW

Immigration officers will visit Griffith in south-west NSW next week to provide immigration information to people who have overstayed their visas. A spokesman for the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) said the C... Read More →

Santa's great Aussie investment

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection today granted an additional significant investor visa, just in time for Christmas. The recipient, Santa Claus, has committed to investing in local toy manufacturers as an alternative t... Read More →

Immigration to revisit south-west NSW

Immigration officers will visit Griffith in south-west New South Wales on December 12, to provide immigration information to people who have overstayed their visas. A Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) spokesman ... Read More →

Warning to avoid unauthorised departmental website

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) today warned web users to be aware of an unauthorised website posing as an official departmental site. The website, www.immigovau.co, mimics the current departmental website in ... Read More →

Immigration to visit Renmark

Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) officers will visit Renmark in South Australia on November 19-20 to provide immigration information to people who have issues with their visas. A departmental spokesman said D... Read More →

Immigration to visit south-west NSW

Immigration officers will visit Hay, Hillston and Griffith in south-west NSW on October 8-10, to provide immigration information to people who have overstayed their visas. A Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) spokes... Read More →

Canberra celebrates Australian Citizenship Day

The National Arboretum played host to Canberra’s newest Australian citizens today, with more than 100 people from 37 countries joining the Australian family as part of Australia Citizenship Day celebrations. The Governor-General, ... Read More →

Australia Celebrates Citizenship Day 2013

Australians are being urged to affirm their commitment to being a citizen, as nearly 2300 people from 92 countries prepare to be welcomed into the nation’s family as part of Australian Citizenship Day celebrations around the countr... Read More →

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Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Scott Morrison congratulates new citizens on Australia Day

Australia Day 2014 celebrations will see a record 17 863 new cit… More →