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Family Migration

There are a number of migration options for fiance(e)s, partners, children, parents and other family members of Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or eligible New Zealand citizens.

Partners

Partners and fiancés of Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or eligible New Zealand citizens may enter and/or remain permanently in Australia. Partner category migration may apply to:

  • people intending to get married (fiancés) 
  • married (de jure) partners 
  • de facto partners (including those in a same-sex relationship).
Parents

Parents may be able to migrate to Australia if they have a child in Australia who is an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

Children

For dependent children, orphan relatives or adopted children of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

Other Family Members

Aged dependent relatives, remaining relatives and carers of Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and eligible New Zealand citizens may apply for visas to come to Australia permanently.

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