For most, a Citizenship application is a straight forward process, and involves satisfying the applicable requirements (specified period of time spent in Australia)

Chambers Migration has the expertise required to successfully manage complex applications for Citizenship under the Citizenship Act, which include (and are not limited to the following);

Noting the complexity associated with business skills migration applications, we recommend that clients contact us direct to organise an appointment and discuss the suitability of available business options, in line with their particular needs and circumstances.

  • Applications for partners and children of Australian Citizens residing overseas who are Australian Permanent Residents (and who cannot satisfy the general residence requirements)

  • Obtaining limited waivers on applicable criteria that cannot be satisfied

  • Applications for resuming Australian Citizenship

For partners and children of Australian Citizens residing overseas, transitioning their permanent residence status to that of Citizenship is dependent on demonstrating a close and continuing association with Australia.

These applications can be approved under the Minister for Immigration’s power to waive the general residence criteria on grounds of exceptional circumstances, and as such require careful assessment, preparation and on-going communication with the Department of Immigration.