About this inquiry

An inquiry into the review processes associated with visa cancellations made on criminal grounds.

Track Inquiry

Past Public Hearings

17 Oct 2018: Canberra
12 Sep 2018: Canberra, ACT
15 Aug 2018: Canberra, ACT

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Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed

Accessibility

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Terms of Reference

The Joint Standing Committee on Migration shall examine the review processes associated with visa cancellations made on criminal grounds. In conducting its inquiry, the Committee shall have particular regard to:

 

  • The efficiency of existing review processes as they relate to decisions made under section 501 of the Migration Act.

  • Present levels of duplication associated with the merits review process.

  • The scope of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal's jurisdiction to review ministerial decisions.   

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Migration
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4560
Fax: +61 2 6277 4844
migration@aph.gov.au

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