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Asylum seeker’s fines discharged without penalty

Frances* is a 42 year old asylum seeker from Malaysia. She and her husband fled to Australia in 2008 seeking freedom from persecution, yet their claim for asylum is yet to be determined. They are separated from two of their children, who are resident with Frances’ parents in Malaysia, and their bridging visas mean they […]

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Free Temporary Protection Visas forum

Goulburn Valley CLC and the Refugee and Immigration Legal Centre are presenting a free forum on Thursday the 2nd of July to outline Temporary Protection Visas and the Fast Track assessment process that will shortly be commenced by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. Some people will have already received letters from the Department. Anyone who has […]

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Shepparton NBN Migration Forum

Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre and the Refugee and Immigration Legal Centre are presenting a free public forum in Shepparton to outline their joint NBN Migration Advice Program. The forum will also provide an overview of the Refugee and Humanitarian Family Reunion Program and the options under this program for people who are resettled in Australia […]

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