The Department of Home Affairs releases 169 pages of documents showing Peter Dutton’s role in granting au pairs tourist visas, and the work put in by his office staff and Immigration officials.
Sophie Pfaerhoever was facing deportation because as far as the Federal Government is concerned, a sister-in-law is not a close relative and therefore does not meet visa requirements.
New migrants arriving from Myanmar can often find simple things like using an ATM tricky, but they are slowly adapting and contributing to their new communities in South Australia.
The case of an American carer supporting a 97-year-old war veteran highlights the need for a new kind of visa, a migration agent says.
For six years, Sophie Pfaerhoever has provided care for her sister’s tetraplegic husband, but she may soon need to leave the country because she is not considered a close enough relative.