Applying for the Australian partner visa could be stressful, but the immigration department of Australia is providing tips on making it less stressful.
The applications for the Partner (Provisional) visas (subclass 309) and Partner (Temporary) visa (subclass 820) are presently taking around 12 to 15 months of time to process because of increase in demand.
The Immigration and Border Protection Department of Australia (DIBP) is advising the applicants and to those individuals who are waiting for the results not get over stressed but reminds that if they require help for making sure they use registered migrant agent.
Individuals who are planning to apply for Partner category visa, they are advised to use the document checklist in preparing their application for making sure that they had everything for using the process of online known as Immi Acount.
There are document checklists on the website of DIBP and making an online application is easy. According to the spokesma, the individual require creating an account and login to their Immi Account. After they are logged in, they can submit their application and could attach any related documents. They could also login to their ImmiAccount at any time for preparing, tracking and managing their application.
He also informed that all the documents should be scanned and uploaded to the Immi Account. Complete applications that contain documents in support for the genuine relationship would receive priority and are faster to process.
There is information regarding supporting proof like statutory declarations, certifying and translating documents and the registered migrants agents could also assist the individual in finding the process difficult, but they would charge fee for that.