Is your declaration clear and understandable from such an perspective? I'm aware of the official guidelines to the document. My husband's visa arrived 1. He always replied to my silly questions very patiently and always gives a right advise to run things smoothly. You may be in contact by weekly phone calls if they are overseas, or via Skype or regular emails. Will this effect our application or is there anything we can do to correct this? They included what they witnessed. Hi, which one of you is Australian? I couldn't be happier and glad that I did terminate my former migration agent and looked for a more effective and professional immigration lawyer. We have now taken our pet dog Dobby on several of these walks, and this is an outdoor activity that we both really enjoy together.
It is up to you whether you to wish to prepare and provide Form 888 to support your application — this is useful evidence for the Department. This person should sign, date and specify their occupation at the bottom of the statement. We are a very close and loving family, and now Skype has become a member of our family. Furthermore personal written statements do not necessarily need to be statutory declarations or on Form 888. We started paying for all electricity bills for the household from October 2016 onwards. Shall I still ask them to fill 888 form. And then include more statements from your family and friends that could be written on paper.
As others have said, just write in your own words and own style! Hence, all information provided must be truthful and accurate. The hardest bit is getting started! I know this quite personal and confidential but I was just hoping to get a sense of the tone and narrative style. Not to mention the completed application forms for both applicant and sponsor. Perhaps it has something to do with legal jurisdictions, and the Australian gov't can't hold a foreign citizen in their home country to any legal standard for the purpose of the document. And then also about us as a couple, what we do together, how we share the household bills etc. The choice between the two or none at all is a personal preference.
The question that is worrying me now is; should the statements given by non-Australians be written in Form 888 or can they be written on plain paper and certified according to the legal practice in my partners country? Peng emailed all the important information necessary for me to start my visa application. I just wrote the truth. For the finances and household chores etc headings we wrote jointly, for the others such as how we met and our relationship developed we wrote our own. Question 5: State any other matters you wish to add in support of the visa application I have no doubts that my sister and Skype will continue their committed relationship after Skype settles in Australia. In conclusion, I have no doubts that xxxx and xxxxx are in fact a genuine couple. Being faced with a blank page is difficult, so just start typing anything and then you can refine and add to it later.
I can't speak on behalf of others, but we struck gold with Peng. Spoken to several agents and they were quite disappointing, no sense of customer service and not quite clear on how to get the documentation in detail, especially the training benchmarks section. Failing that, they should be witnessed by a person whose occupation or qualification is comparable to those listed above. Make sure you have the latest form though. John and I became a lot closer during this year as we helped and encouraged each other through the difficulties of our final subjects and examinations. You are certainly welcome to write more, or less. This thread has already explained the format more than once so you are better off just sitting down and doing it.
We are both committed to a shared life as spouse partners to the exclusion of all others. Are you thinking about making Australia your new home? Well I will just stay in my niéve bubble and keep believing they just wanted a bit of help on a difficult process which could possibly change the rest of their lives. He was very helpful over the phone even though I hadn't paid him then. Expat To Country Please select the country you have either moved to or want to relocate to. Password Please enter a password for your user account. Me and my boyfriend met physically when he was on a holiday but spend only a month and travelled back to Aussie since he works and has a son there.
Alan and I wrote accounts of our love for each other too. They should be signed at a police station where a Justice of the Peace resides or at the local law courts. I have applied for visa subclass 309 to join my husband who is currently in Australia. All in 4 pages of typed A4. They should be able to ask the eligible prescribed person to certify the copy of the original document. The scoring machine will score the test portion and add the judges score saving time and eliminating addition errors. Remember also you may be asked to write follow-up statements: A person completing this declaration may be required to submit up to 3 separate declarations during the processing of the application to remain permanently in Australia.
This is the requirement: At least two statutory declarations, preferably from individuals who are Australian citizens or permanent residents and who have personal knowledge of your spouse relationship and support your claim that the relationship is genuine and continuing. He sent me the text I needed to upload on my immiaccount. Since arrival january 2013 until now im here in the phil. It is a requirement to have 2 888 forms from a Australian pr or citizen. My immigration officer told me to treat it like a school project and collect anything that showed I had integrated into Australian society.