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
My husband and I moved here nearly 10 years ago from NZ and
My husband and I moved here nearly 10 years ago from NZ and when we came we were under the impression we were residents. Since then we have found out that we are not permanent residents so a subclass … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Background - My Indonesian sister-in-law (Titin) married an
Background - My Indonesian sister-in-law (Titin) married an Englishman (Paul), with permanent residence in Australia, in a local muslim ceremony in her home area, several years ago. After several year… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 satisfied customers
I am a Canadian citizen with 2 Canadian dependent children
Hello, I am a Canadian citizen with 2 Canadian dependent children and a non canadian resident or Canadian permission husband holding a Jordan passport. If I got a work permit for Australia, can I be a… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My daugher married a USA citizen in Melbourne some 6 years
My daugher married a USA citizen in Melbourne some 6 years ago, he returned to USA and she remained in Australia. My daughter had a child to him in 2011 whilst in Australia where mother and child rema… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Hi. I am an Australian citizen living 50% of my time in Australia
Hi. I am an Australian citizen living 50% of my time in Australia and 50% in Thailand. My girlfriend is Thai and we have a young daughter together. We have been thinking about getting married in Thail… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 satisfied customers
Hello I am a Canadian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident. I
Hello I am a Canadian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident. I am married to an Australian Citizen. Together we have two children ages 8 & 6. My children hold both Australian and Canadian Passports. … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
94,373 satisfied customers
My unmarried daughter is moving to Australia with the father
my unmarried daughter is moving to Australia with the father of her two young children (he is Australian resident and holds both a British and Australian passport as do the children although they have… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
I married an Australian citizen in Canada, sponsored him to
I married an Australian citizen in Canada, sponsored him to come here 15 years ago. We had two children in Canada, made visits to Australia every two years to see his family. The plan was that i would… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
I have three grandchildren. One is Chinese born with an Australian
I have three grandchildren. One is Chinese born with an Australian passport. He is not my biological grandchild but in reality he is one of our family. His grandfather resides in Australia. The father… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi, I sponsored my wife to Australia. I have two daughters
Hi, I sponsored my wife to Australia. I have two daughters 2 years old and 2 months old. My Wife Arrived in Australia on Temporary resident visa with my eldest daughter only and left my breast feeding… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 satisfied customers
My daughter is a natural born US citizen current residing in
My daughter is a natural born US citizen current residing in Ballina, NSW. She went to Australia in mid 2001 to pursue a personal relationship with an Australian man which resulted in their being marr… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
I am a Canadian citizen and Australian permanent resident living
I am a Canadian citizen and Australian permanent resident living in Australia. My husband is Australian and my two children were born in Australia. We are moving back to Canada for two years. My husba… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
If children (2) who are 4 & 2 years of age are born in London
If children (2) who are 4 & 2 years of age are born in London & Singapore to Australian parents under which family law are they bound by. The children have never resided in Aus but are Aus citizens. T… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Principal Accredited Family Law Speciali
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
Hi,i am an australian citizen married to a german lady. we
Hi,i am an australian citizen married to a german lady. we have 2 children aged 2 and 4 years old. we went to visit my wife's supposedly dying grandmnother in germany on september 7th on a return trip… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
my daughter moved to tasmania from the uk on a temporary 3
my daughter moved to tasmania from the uk on a temporary 3 year visa with her husband, 3 children from her first mariage aged 22,19 and 17 and 2 children aged 5 and 8 from present marriage. They have … read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
795 satisfied customers
My friend migrated from England and has resided in australia
My friend migrated from England and has resided in australia on a working vias for the past 6-7 years. She wants to become a permanent australian resident. Her parents live here and her father has bee… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
My daughter married an Australian citizen and moved to Australia
My daughter married an Australian citizen and moved to Australia with their son who was born in Britain i5 years ago they moved to australia when he was 2 and a half. He left the marriage as he starte… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Principal Accredited Family Law Speciali
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers
Hi My daughter, an Irish citizen, is married to an
Hi My daughter, an Irish citizen, is married to an Australian. He is now returning to Australia after 9 years in Ireland. She is to follow him later when her visa is sorted., What is her position rega… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
52,683 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:

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

52,683 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 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

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< 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