While it’s not
mandatory to use a registered migration agent when applying for a visa, a
registered migration agent can provide valuable assistance throughout the visa
Here are five of the
most important reasons why you should use a registered migration agent.
To provide migration
advice in Australia, a migration agent needs to be registered with the
Migration Agents Registration Authority (MARA). Registered agents are monitored
for integrity of conduct and quality of immigration assistance.
qualification requirements for registration which includes having a sound
knowledge of migration law and procedures
professional library and up-to-date knowledge
ongoing professional training to enable them to renew their registration as a
migration agent each year
Be of good
the migration agents code of conduct
Chance of Success
agents work with visa applications every day. A registered migration agent will
ensure you have the best chance of getting a visa approved by ensuring your
application is as strong as it can be. They are well-versed in the minor
details of visa applications and will ensure that you have all your visa
application bases covered.
agents have the knowledge and expertise to ensure all aspects of your visa
application are completed correctly and you have all the relevant supporting
documentation. With hundreds of visa pathways available, a migration agent will
also be able to recommend the best pathway for your individual case. A
migration agent will also be aware of any changes that have been made to visa
pathways or the visa application process.
Stress and Saves Time
Applying for a visa
can be time consuming and stressful. A migration agent will be able to complete
your application in a timely manner. There may also be times throughout the
application process when it’s essential to speak with the Department of Home
Affairs or other relevant organisations, a registered migration agent will be
able to undertake these tasks for you.
It is possible your
visa application is more complex than usual. Perhaps, you have had an
application denied or a visa cancelled. A migration agent will be able to
assist you and work out what went wrong and hopefully help you work towards a
successful visa application.
migration agents, the team at Visa Solutions Australia can assist you with all
your migration needs. If you would like to speak to a migration agent about your
visa application contact Visa Solutions on 1800 828 008.
borders are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, travel exemptions may apply
under the following circumstances:
- A traveller has a
compassionate or compelling reason to visit Australia
- Overseas workers
holding a Subclass 482 or 400 visa are required to undertake a job in Australia that
cannot be filled by a local employee
Australia has been successful in acquiring a broad range of exemptions, from critical workers to
those needing to travel on compassionate grounds.