The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) has issued information regarding Sponsored Family Visitor visas (subclass 679) applications for the forthcoming holiday period of December/January 2010/11. DIAC has called for all Sponsored Family Visitor visa applications to be lodged by 6 November 2010 due to the high volume of applications made for this period.
DIAC has advised that applications lodged on or before 6 November 2010 will be finalised to enable applicants to travel before 25 December 2010.
Although DIAC will assess applications for Sponsored Family Visitor visas lodged after 6 November 2010, it is advisable to lodge them on or before this date where possible that if you plan on coming to Australia this coming December or January that you lodge your application on or before this date.
Should you require help preparing your subclass 679 Sponsored Family Visitor visa, please contact us for assistance.
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