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If we are both from overseas should we apply for a Prospective Marriage Visa

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If we are both from overseas should we apply for a Prospective Marriage Visa?

Related to Visa Immigration

No, you cannot apply for a Prospective Marriage Visa if you are both from overseas. At least one of you needs to be an Australian Permanent Resident or Citizen. Furthermore, your partner cannot be in Australia, when appplying for the Prospective Marriage Visa.

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What is a Prospective Marriage Visa?

Related to Legalities

A Prospective Marriage Visa allows you entry into Australia, and potentially marry your intended fiance (utilising your visa's nine month validity period).

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What are the advantages of getting married whilst on a Holiday Visa?

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The major advantage is cost. A Prospective Marriage Visa is currently $7,000AU, whereas a Holiday Visa is only $30AU.

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What is the major advantage of applying for a Holiday Visa as opposed to a Proespective Marriage Visa?

Related to Visa Immigration

Cost. A Holiday Visa is $30AU, and Prospective Marriage Visa is $7,000AU.

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Once we are married how long does it take to get a Permanent Partner Visa?

Related to Visa Immigration

It takes about 2 years to be eligible to apply for a Permanent Partner Visa.

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How is it possible for my overseas partner to stay in Australia for 2 years after marriage?

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Once you are married, you will immediately apply for a Provisional Partner Visa, which will be valid until your Permanent Partner Visa is either accepted or declined.

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Are there any alternatives to a Prospective Marriage Visa?

Related to Visa Immigration

Yes, your partner can travel to Australia on a holiday VISA.

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How long can my partner stay in Australia on a Prospective Marriage Visa?

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9 months, however they are unable to receive Australian Government benefits in that time.

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What is the minimum criteria for a Prospective Marriage Visa?

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In order to meet certain criteria, your fiance must be, An Australian citizen, An Australian permanent resident, An eligible New Zealand citizen.

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If I am an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident can my overseas partner apply for a Holiday Visa to get married in Australia?

Related to Visa Immigration

Yes, a Holiday Visa is definitely the cheapest option, but there are a few negatives. Please contact me so that I can step you through the process.

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Do I automatically become an Australian Citizen once I am married?

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No. If you want to become a permanent resident in Australia, you will need to apply for a permanent visa.

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Can I use my commemorative marriage certificate to get a Passport?

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No, you will need to apply for an Official Marriage Certificate to get a passport.

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How much is your fee for a Visa related marriage?

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My fee varies, depending on whether you have applied for (or are in the process of applying for) a prospective marriage visa, have completed a Notice of Intended Marriage, or require certain correspondence for your Immigration Agent.

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What do I need if I want to apply for a Passport once I am married?

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You will need an Official Marriage Certificate from the office of Births, Deaths and Marriages.

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What is the biggest negative when applying for Holiday Visa to be married in Australia?

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The 2 major drawbacks of the Holiday Visa, are that your partner cannot work whilst in Australia, and also the VIsa is only valid for 3 months. Sometimes the marriage may not be solemnised in time to meet the deadline of the Visa.

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Which VISA do we need to apply for if we are both from overseas and wanting to get married in Australia?

Related to Visa Immigration

If you are both from overseas and non-residents or citizens of Australia, you will most likely apply for a 3 month Holiday Visa. Please note that you will not be able to work in Australia whilst on a Holiday Visa.

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What do I do if I have lost my Birth Certificate?

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You need to apply for a new one from the office of Births, Deaths and Marriages in the state of your birth.

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Yes, I am a fully qualified marriage Officiant who can solemnise your marriage in the Dandenong Ranges.

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Yes, I am a fully qualified marriage Officiant who can solemnise your marriage in the Yarra Valley region.

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Yes, I am a fully qualified marriage Officiant who can solemnise your marriage on the Mornington Peninsula.

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If the State I live in recognises gay marriage am I legally married?

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No. The Australian Marriage Act 1961 is a federal law, meaning that the States effectively have no power to change it (this must be done by the senate that sits in Canberra). Federal law covers the nation, whereas state-law is specific to that state only.

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I am an International Marriage Consultant, so I can assist you every step of the way to being legally married in Australia.

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Where can I find a legal Civil Celebrant who performs marriages in Australia for couples from overseas?

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I am a legal marriage celebrant, with a wide range of expertise to ensure that you are legally married in Australia.

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