Top 9 Countries for Partner Visas in Australia

By October 6, 2016 News & Info

Over 50,000 Partner Visas Issued Annually

Over 50,000 foreigners are sponsored by their Australian partners every year, making up a large sector of the annual migrant pool.

Top 9 Countries for Partner Visas

 

Australian Partner Visa Numbers

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) reported the top nine origin countries for partner visas, which is led by China and India respectfully. The top five is rounded out by the UK, Vietnam and the Philippines in that order.  Thailand, the US, Afghanistan and Pakistan make up the final spots in the top nine.

Do it Right – the First Time

DIBP is continuing to crack down on partner visa applications in an attempt to stamp out fraudulent claims. The heightened scrutiny placed on partner visa applications is making refusals more prevalent than ever before. This makes it important to seek professional advice when applying for a partner visa so that you have the best chance of success. Give us a call today and discuss your options.