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I am an australian citizen and my partner of 9 years is an

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i am an australian citizen and my partner of 9 years is an indonesian citizen. She has a current 3 yr multiple entry visitor visa subclass 600, which was granted after 2 short term visitor visas. My partner is pregnant and due to give birth in early Jan 2017 We are trying to source information, as to requirements and law,citizenship of our child, public health system entitlements etc,in the event we give birth while she is visiting australia again. Any information would be greatly appreciated, as i am finding extremely difficult to source relative information.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 2 months ago.

Good Afternoon

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand this is not legal advise but a guide to assist you.

The child has the right to get citizenship by decent through you.

Here is the information from Border control

http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Citi/pathways-processes/application-options/descent/documents

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Leon