Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I AM 88 THIS YEAR AND HAVE MARRIED TO A 67 YEAR OLD FILIPINO…

Customer Question
I AM 88 THIS...

I AM 88 THIS YEAR AND HAVE MARRIED TO A 67 YEAR OLD FILIPINO VISITOR. SHE HAS NO MEANS OF SUPPORT. iiHAVE BEEN REFUSED THE MARRIED PENSION . AS i M NOT CAPABLE OF COOKING AND CLEANING ALONE CANMY WIFE WHO HAS A VISA TO WORK BE EMPLOYED AS MY CARER AND GET THE CARERS ALLOWANCE ?

Lawyer's Assistant: What is your official status? Do you have any pending applications or petitions with USCIS?

NO> PENSIONER

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

NO

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Australia Law
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
9/20/2017
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 11 months ago
Leon
Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
Satisfied Customers: 46,908
Experience: BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
Verified

Hi, I am Leon, a NSW Solicitor. I will be assisting you with your question. If you choose a telephone call, you will be charged an additional fee.

Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 11 months ago

Good Afternoon

What visa is she on?

Ask Your Own Australia Law Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a solicitorLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Deborah Awyzio Your Own Question
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
Satisfied Customers: 863
863 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Deborah Awyzio is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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.

James G.

James G.

Lawyer

17 satisfied customers

Australian Legal Practitioner

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

46,908 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

5,976 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

3,352 satisfied customers

Principal Lawyer at Legal AU Pty Ltd

< Previous | Next >

Related Australia Law Questions
I had a carer who looked after me in SRI lanka after very
i had a carer who looked after me in SRI lanka after very complicated bypass surgery. she is now in australia on a 3 month multiple entry holiday visa, I am 72 yrs old and shortly going to have knee r… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
I am an cypriot and australian pasport holder and i maried
i am an cypriot and australian pasport holder and i maried with a turkish laydy in australia whice she is living australia with permanet resadancy visa over 10 years . i am age pension and i am living… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Diploma In Law
3,352 satisfied customers
Australian Immigration I married my Filipino partner Dec 3,
Australian ImmigrationI married my Filipino partner Dec 3, 2015. She has been here with me on a 3 month/adjusted to 12 month tourist visa which expires March 8 2016. Our initial plan was for me to ret… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
I am a 65 Aust citizen just commenced part aged pension
I am a 65 Aust citizen just commenced part aged pension pending sale of my small business and retiring. My partner is a Filipino woman age 46 has lived with me in Australia since march 2015 on tourist… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
Hello I want to marry a Thai woman in Thai and bring her here
Hello I want to marry a Thai woman in Thai and bring her here on a visitors visa 3 months marry in aust and apply for residence visa can you please give some advice we are in our late 50s… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Lawyer
1,600 satisfied customers
Supporting 3rd party would like to get an idea of how much
Supporting 3rd party would like to get an idea of how much the estranged wife of her son - married for 3 years and 10 months - would be entitled to: Facts: August 1994 - offer made to Real Estate Agen… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
My father has started seeing a younger woman who is a gold
My father has started seeing a younger woman who is a gold digger. She had 2 other older partners and made sure when they died their kids got nothing , not even their mothers wedding ring which their … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
ive just got married to a australian woman in australia and
i've just got married to a australian woman in australia and i'm a uk resident i got married in australia and then had to come back because i need a visa, while i was out there my wife was on single m… read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
Hi, I care for a lady friend is 73 years old and have done
Hi, I care for a lady friend is 73 years old and have done so for about 8 years. She lives in her State Housing home in West Australia and I am 65 years old and I live in my own State Housing home in … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
5,976 satisfied customers
I am a Christian Filipino woman aged 68, a retired school teacher
I am a Christian Filipino woman aged 68, a retired school teacher in the Philipines who came to Australia on a Visitor's Permit two years ago to see my sisters who sponsored me. I met and married an A… read more
Havenlawyer
Havenlawyer
2,531 satisfied customers
I have met a woman from Manila online and we have fallen in
I have met a woman from Manila online and we have fallen in love. I want to go to Manila to meet her and then bring her here to meet my family. If all stays well then I want to marry her. She has 2 ch… read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
My girlfriend is a Filipino, living in the Philippines and
My girlfriend is a Filipino, living in the Philippines and is separated from her British husband, has been for 4 years. As you may know, divorce is not legal in the Philippines. I want to bring her to… read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
We have a problem with our neighbours, offensive noise, have
We have a problem with our neighbours, offensive noise, have spoken to them, the police, noise abatements applied, the local council just referred us back to the police, have talked with and tried to … read more
Alex
Alex
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
11,225 satisfied customers
Single Vietnamese female, 38 years, can she get a visitor visa
Single Vietnamese female, 38 years, can she get a visitor visa to go to Aus where she may marry an Aus citizen and convert the status to permanent ? Additionally, if she gets the visitor visa and marr… read more
D. Coleman
D. Coleman
Solicitor
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
795 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
46,908 satisfied customers
As a single Australian citizen of 71 years of age,who is on
As a single Australian citizen of 71 years of age,who is on a adjusted pension and has become involved with a 53 year old Filipino women,who lives in the Philippines,do I have the option of marrying h… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 satisfied customers
i have been living with my mother in here house for 16 years.
i have been living with my mother in here house for 16 years. where do i stand when she goes to a nurseing home next week.also does this mean i have a better claim on the house upon her death over bro… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
partnrers daughter 19 years old hes on carers pension and allowance
partnrers daughter 19 years old hes on carers pension and allowance and now after 13 years child support are taking deductions out of his payments, has nothing to do with child as mother took her when… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
46,908 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).

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