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How can I find out what the Australian residency status of a…

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How can I find out what the Australian residency status of a foreign person is?

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?

No this is abut Australian citizenship / residency status

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If they became a permanent resident of Australia when when did that happen?

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Australia Law
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

the main way is to review the visa status through the border security website, but you will need the persons details.

do you have access to the persons information ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
only the name, address and nationality - lives > 50% of time in Germany
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

you will also need the passport number to check

do you have that detail or can you obtain it ?

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