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New Visa Available to Foreign-Born Parents of Australian Citizens

Via: ReleaseWire

Updated 7:15 AM CDT, Wed, June 07,2017

The Turnball Government in Australia has recently introduced a new visa in which will enable Australian citizens to being their foreign-born parents to Australia on a temporary basis.

Manchester, UK -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/07/2017 -- The temporary sponsored parent visa will come into action on November 17th, with 15,000 visas available annually. The cost of these visas has not been announced as of yet, however it has been anticipated that they will cost between $5,000 and $10,000, depending on the length of time that foreign-born parents wish to stay in Australia.

To be eligible for these new visas it is going to be imperative that those wishing to stay in Australia have private health insurance, as well as having financial support from their children. Other requirements may also have to be met.

Immigration minister Peter Dutton has said that these visas are being made available to help families reunite with each other without adding extra cost to the health system.

A spokesperson and representative from James Freeman was incredibly eager to comment saying, "Here at James Freeman we think that these visas are a great idea, showing people how great and caring Australia is. However with visas continuously being introduced and changed, anyone looking to travel to Australia is urged to contact specialists such as ourselves in order to enable them to select and apply for the best visas for their individual needs and requirements."

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