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Key institutions on your visa application roadmap

Key places for a Melbourne immigration lawyer or anyone who seeks a 457, family, partner or one of the myriad of other visas.

11 October 2015. Kevin Fitzsimons

Obtaining an Australian visa is generally a journey with many stops along the way and a tour of several entities.  It's worth familiarising yourself with this landscape before you set off. So we've supplied you a map! Below are the main bodies we deal with, including the Department, the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and the Courts.


Click on a pin on the map for more information about that organisation.


Naturally, if you'd like a guide, arrange a meeting at our Melbourne CBD or Springvale Dandenong offices. Bon Voyage!

A -Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Melbourne

B - Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Dandenong

C - Migration & Refugee Division - Administrative Appeals Tribunal

D - Border Force - Melbourne Airport

E - The Courts

F - Port Melbourne

G - Citizenship. Melbourne Town Hall.

H - Immigration Museum

I - Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages

J - BUPA Visa Medicals

K - Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation

L - abode migration lawyers - Melbourne CBD

M - abode migration lawyers - Springvale, gateway to Dandenong.

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Abode Migration Lawyers Pty Ltd

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Victoria 3000



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03 9607 8362

03 8692 1005

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195 Springvale Road


Victoria 3171

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