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New Zealanders in Australia

Background The Australian and New Zealand Governments have had arrangements in place since the 1920s to facilitate a free flow of people between the two countries. The 1973 Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement has allowed Australian and New Zealand citizens to enter each other’s country to visit, live and work, without the need to apply for authority […]

Moving to New Zealand from Australia

Whether you’re a native-born Aussie, came to Australia from somewhere else, or a Kiwi who has been spending extended time in Australia, this page will help you understand what’s different about life in New Zealand and whether a move across the Tasman is right for you. Visa options for you and your family If you […]

Huge support for visa-free migration bloc between Australia, United Kingdom, Canada and New Zealand

Australia is being called on to join a push for a new visa-free migration bloc with a new survey showing the ‘free mobility labour zone’ between Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Canada received strong support. A poll in the four nations commissioned by the Royal Commonwealth Society in London found that 70% of Australians, […]

Contradictory information on Facebook can lead to visa refusal

The Federal Circuit Court of Australia has ruled that the material on Facebook page of an applicant is “information” that is “evidentiary material”. The ruling has come in the case of a Bangladeshi national seeking the grant of Protection visa in Australia. The 36-year-old male Bangladeshi petitioner’s application for a protection visa had been earlier […]