Dual nationals rush to book flights after parents get the nod as immediate family

Foreign-born Australians are rushing to book family reunions in after the Australian government decided to allow the parents of citizens and permanent residents to visit | @niltiac

24/10/2021 4:51:00 AM

Foreign-born Australians are rushing to book family reunions in after the Australian government decided to allow the parents of citizens and permanent residents to visit | niltiac

Wes Maljaars is one of the many foreign-born Australians planning a family reunion after the federal government decided to allow the parents of citizens and permanent residents to visit.

Mr Maljaars from Killarney Heights on the northern beaches of Sydney has not seen his parents in The Netherlands for three years and is making plans for them to visit next month. He then expects his mother-in-law to visit in January and his father-in-law later in the year.

Renee NowytargerMr Maljaars and his wife Quin Rinjders and their two children are also planning to take advantage of the new freedoms allowing Australians to travel and are considering making a trip to Europe at Easter.Credit:Last weekend the federal government changed its definition to include parents of adult children, and from Thursday night it updated its forms so people could apply for exemptions under the new rules.

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niltiac Bad decision, Another potential visa RORT , social security charity etc niltiac How many will leave … and never return niltiac 'Dual nationals'? This country is one of immigrants, your family included, Channel Nine columnist! Disgusting, inflammatory headline, worthy of Hanson herself. 'Australians rush to book family reunion flights' wouldn't have been as sensationalist, eh?

niltiac Fauci paid to create covid-19 niltiac I’d far rather that the flights in the initial weeks were solely for returning Aussies who had been stuck overseas. niltiac ...is this family reunion immigration restarting? niltiac Fantastic news family niltiac chrishipkins Why are other Govts able to make it easier for families to reunite and you can't?

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