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The Department of Immigration and Citizenship produces a wide array of Fact Sheets on many topics of relevance. These fact sheets provide invaluable and convenient information about visas and other migration matters of interest. Click on the links below to take you to a fact sheet of interest to you.

Background information


Research and statistical information


Migrating to Australia


See also: Fact Sheet 79 The Character Requirement

Skilled stream

Note: Fact Sheet 48 Assisting Skilled and Business People, includes information on assisting business people to migrate.

Family stream

Special eligibility


Temporary residence


Visitors and tourists


Note: Fact Sheet 22 The Health Requirement, includes information on health checks for temporary residents.

Humanitarian issues


Border control


Detention arrangements


Compliance issues


Post-arrival services



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