Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
We are in Australia with a permanent residence permit and he
We are in Australia with a permanent residence permit and he is the main applicant and my children and I are dependent applicant has the divorce consequences for our stay in Australia?… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I am very confused and therefore would like to ask few
Hi Pearl. I am very confused and therefore would like to ask few concerns relating to immigration and legal conditions regarding the PR system … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
Hi, My question is pertaining to applying for permanent residency
Hi, My question is pertaining to applying for permanent residency in australia. I lived in australia from 2004-2010 on a work visa with my wife, and my son is born there. Due to marital problems, I ha… read more
Dublin Barrister
Dublin Barrister
175 satisfied customers
My partner and I had a silly arguement in which I grabbed her
My partner and I had a silly arguement in which I grabbed her wrists to stop her kicking and punching me but when she calmed down I pushed her on the bed and swore at her... To stop her lashing out wh… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
Hello - hope you can help me! My wife and I are getting
Hello - hope you can help me! My wife and I are getting divorced, I am an Aus citizen and she receievd her PR at the end of May this year. We were married in the UK and will likely get the divorce don… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi. I am in Australia on a sponsored 457 visa. I arrived in
Hi. I am in Australia on a sponsored 457 visa, as a Medical Doctor. I arrived in Feb 2012 and my 457 is valid for 4 years. I hope to apply for Permanent Residency in February 2013. For various reasons… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi i came to Australia in april 2008 under my wife through
Hi i came to Australia in april 2008 under my wife through a dependent subclass 457 visa, we then subsequently applied for permanent residency where my wife was the primary applicant and i was the dep… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I am an Australia Citizen currently living & employed in Sydney
I am an Australia Citizen currently living & employed in Sydney Australia. I am married to a Filipino woman, who is currently under a Temporary Resident Spouse visa (subclass 300). Note: This allows h… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hello I am a Canadian Citizen on a 457 working in Australia.
Hello I am a Canadian Citizen on a 457 working in Australia. I have met a Japanese women here a while ago who has full custody of her 11y/o boy and she is here on a student visa. We are about to get m… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I am a Filipino currently in Australia on a 4 yr 457 visa.
I am a Filipino currently in Australia on a 4 yr 457 visa. I came to Australia on 19/1/2009 but cannot apply for PR until 19/1/2011(employer/sponsor condition). My wife still lives in the Philippines … read more
cmcd
cmcd
LLB
146 satisfied customers
Hi, I am an Australia 457 visa holder and would like to
Hi, I am an Australia 457 visa holder and would like to apply for a permanent visa under the ENS program with my company's sponsorship. My wife is also a 457 visa holder (secondary applicant) but beca… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My brother is an accountant. He is australia on a 457 visa.
My brother is an accountant. He is australia on a 457 visa. In March he has lodged his permanent residency application. With the slow down of the economy all PR processing has been stopped unless you … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi, Introduction - we are 4 family members from delhi India.Myself-sachin,my
Hi, Introduction:- we are 4 family members from delhi India.Myself-sachin,my sister-shweta,my brother-amit,my mom.father is no more. me & my wife and kid are permnent residents of aus arrived this in … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
We have just recently migrated to Australia on visa 457 and
We have just recently migrated to Australia on visa 457 and my employer promised to sponsor me for permanent residency when I qualify. I have my partner as my dependent on my visa. He has got a UK tra… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
my question is i am not an australian citizen or PR and my
my question is i am not an australian citizen or PR and my girl friend is an Australian cictizen and is now having our child and i would like to stay here with them in australia? i now currently here … read more
Katrina Bell
Katrina Bell
Barrister Sole
Bachelor's Degree
468 satisfied customers
Hi, a friend of mine has been married for 11 years now. She
Hi, a friend of mine has been married for 11 years now. She is from the Phillipines (as well as her husband and her 3 kids), and she brought her family here in Perth last december. They are on 457 vis… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
To whom it may concern - Facts I currently live in the U.S.
To whom it may concern - Facts: I currently live in the U.S. though I lived in Australia for about 4 years (from 2002 - 2006) under a 4 year Investment Business Visa. During that time I got married to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
We are currently on 457 visas. About to apply for PR via ENS.
We are currently on 457 visas. About to apply for PR via ENS. Can we leave Oz and return to UK for a period of time - 6-12 months maybe longer once we are granted a PR visa. I lost my dad just before … read more
Kenneth Hunt
Kenneth Hunt
Principal Solicitor and Migration Agent
Master's Degree
4 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

32,717 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x