Migration Regulations 1994 - Specification of Arrangements for Work and Holiday Visa Applicants from Thailand, Iran, Chile, Turkey, United States of America, Malaysia, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Argentina and Uruguay - IMMI 13/022

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Commonwealth of Australia Migration Regulations 1994
 
 
ARRANGEMENTS FOR WORK AND HOLIDAY VISA APPLICANTS FROM
THAILAND, IRAN, CHILE, TURKEY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, MALAYSIA, INDONESIA, BANGLADESH, ARGENTINA AND URUGUAY
(ITEM 1224A AND PARAGRAPH 462.221(c))
 
I, PAULA WILLIAMS, Assistant Secretary, Education, Tourism and International Arrangements Branch, Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, acting under item 1224A of Schedule 1 and paragraph 462.221(c) of Schedule 2 to the Migration Regulations 1994 (‘the Regulations’):
 
1.                  REVOKE Instrument number IMMI 11/053, signed on 12 January 2012, specifying foreign countries, educational qualifications and addresses for the purposes of item 1224A of Schedule 1 to the Regulations and paragraph 462.221(c) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations.
 
2.                  SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 1224A(3)(a) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following foreign countries AND SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 462.221(c) of Schedule 2 to the Regulations the educational qualifications in relation to the corresponding specified foreign country:
 
Country
Educational Qualification

Islamic Republic of Iran
Diploma or Degree

Kingdom of Thailand
Diploma or Degree

Chile
Tertiary qualification or have satisfactorily completed or have been approved to undertake a third year of undergraduate university study

The Republic of Turkey
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have satisfactorily completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

United States of America
Hold secondary school qualifications

Malaysia
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have successfully completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

Indonesia
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have successfully completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

Bangladesh
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have successfully completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

Argentina
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have successfully completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

Uruguay
Hold tertiary qualifications, or have successfully completed at least two years of undergraduate university study

 
 
 
 
 
 
3.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by the Islamic Republic of Iran:
 
Department of Immigration and Citizenship
PO Box 717
CANBERRA CITY ACT 2601
 
4.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by the Islamic Republic of Iran:
 
Department of Immigration and Citizenship
3 Lonsdale Street
BRADDON ACT 2612
 
5.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by the Kingdom of Thailand:
 
Australian Embassy, Bangkok, Thailand
37 South Sathorn Road
Bangkok 10120
THAILAND
 
6.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Chile:
 
Australian Embassy, Santiago de Chile
Isidora Goyenechea 3621 Torre – B, Piso 12
Las Condes
SANTIAGO DE CHILE
 
7.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by the Republic of Turkey:
 
Australian Embassy, Ankara, Turkey
PK 32,
Cankaya 06552
Ankara
TURKEY
 
8.                              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by the Republic of Turkey:
 
Australian Embassy, Ankara, Turkey
MNG Building
Ugur Mumcu Caddesi 88, 7th Floor
Gaziosmanpasa
Ankara 06700
TURKEY
 
 
9.                  SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following street addresses for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Malaysia:
 
Australian High Commission
6 Jalan Yap Kwan Seng
Kuala Lumpur 50450
MALAYSIA
 
Australia VFS Visa Application Centre
Suite 19.06
19th Floor, Wisma MCA
163 Jalan Ampang,
Kuala Lumpur
MALAYSIA 50450
 
10.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Malaysia:
 
Australian High Commission
PO Box 10921
Kuala Lumpur
MALAYSIA 50730
 
11.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Indonesia:
 
Australian Embassy, Jakarta, Indonesia
Jalan H. R. Rasuna Said
Kav C15-16 (Kuningan)
Jakarta Selatan 12940
INDONESIA
 
12.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Bangladesh:
 
Australian High Commission
The Visa Office
184 Gulshan Avenue, Gulshan-2
Dhaka 1212
BANGLADESH
 
13.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following street address for applicants who hold valid passports issued by Bangladesh:
 
VFS Bangladesh Pvt, Ltd
Australia VFS Visa Application Centre
ZN Tower, 1st floor, Plot # 2
Road 8, Block SW(1), Gulshan Avenue
Dhaka 1212
BANGLADESH
 
 
 
14.              SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passport issued by Argentina:
 
Australian Embassy, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Villanueva 1400
Buenos Aires C1426BMJ
ARGENTINA

15.              SPECIFY for the purpose of paragraph 1224A(3)(aa) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations the following postal and street address for applicants who hold valid passport issued by Uruguay:
 
Australian Embassy, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Villanueva 1400
Buenos Aires C1426BMJ
ARGENTINA
 
16.              SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 1224A(3)(ab) of Schedule 1 to the Regulations that persons who hold a valid passport issued by the United States of America are a class of persons whose applications may be made in any foreign country.
 
This Instrument, number IMMI 13/022, commences on 1 March 2013.
                                                P. Williams
 
 
Dated              23 January       2013
 
 
 
Assistant Secretary, Education, Tourism and International Arrangements Branch
Delegate of the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship