Ceased visa classes Reopened - Parent, Remaining Relative, Aged Dependent Relative & Carer visas
Visa Classes Now Open
Senator Hanson-Young's disallowance motion against theMigration Amendment (Repeal of Certain Visa Classes) Regulation 2014, wassuccessful.
The visas which will be be reopened are the following classes:
Parent -Subclass -Subclass 103
Aged Parent- Subclass 804
Aged Dependent Relative - Subclass 114
Aged Dependent Relative -Subclass 838.
Remaining Relative- Subclass 115
Remaining Relative -Subclass 835
Carer-Subclass –Subclass 116
Carer - Subclass 836
They may not stay open long:
The visas are likely to be closed again by further government actions – so you may want to get in quick to lodge.
You should be aware:
Based on current processing times, the waiting periods could be many years.
Migration Institute of Australia