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    What would happen to assets of someone who was deported from Australia?

    Just for curiosity, I would like to ask if a person with dual citizenships had his Australian citizenship revoked and deported to his motherland, what would happen to his assets in Australia? e.g can he sell his properties and bring his money out of Australia? Thanks
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    Australian Citizenship

    Hello! I am an australian citizen and i was born in sydney australia. My birth mother was a citizen in sydney. When i was i think 10 months old i was brought here in the philippines. She left me here with my relatives. I don't know her when i was growing up. My surname that i am using right now...
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    VIC Divorce Before Australian Citizenship Ceremony?

    Hi, I have been working in Australia with my permanent residency for 5 years and I passed my Australian citizenship exam and it was approved recently. I am awaiting my ceremony to get a passport. My wife decided to divorce ASAP. Does it affect my ceremony schedule if we lodge a divorce file...
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    NSW Permanent Resident with Assault - Eligible for Australian Citizenship?

    9 years ago, I was convicted with common assault $1,200 fine with 1 yr good behaviour bond. With all the new good behaviour requirements going through parliament at the moment (offence with 2 yrs max sentence but of course not applicable here) can I be subject to cancellation of my permanent...
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    NSW Unable to Obtain Australian Citizenship Papers?

    I am an Australian passport holder who was born overseas and had parents born overseas as well. I am now being asked to prove citizenship again when I tried to renew my passport. I have tried several times to apply for a citizenship certificate, even though I've held multiple Australian...
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    VIC Australian Citizenship with Criminal record

    Hi, I have applied for the citizenship last week and I am a bit worried as I have a criminal record listed against me. I was found guilty of shop steal but there was no conviction or fine. This was my first and last offence in Australia. I never had any serious traffic offence either and always...
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    NSW Australian Citizenship application from overseas

    I applied for Australian Citizenship last year August 2018 from overseas and have been on work assignment in Asia. I have been back to Australia and have more trips planned this year to visit family. Will they still assess my application while I am overseas? Do I physically need to be in...
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    I moved from NZ to Australia 1986 and have permanent residency status. I want to apply for citizenship and will need to advise of two criminal offences 1987 - charged and convicted of possession of a cannabis utensil, fined $150 2013 – charged and pleaded guilty to possession of an illegal...
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    VIC Divorce - Marriage Records for Oversea Marriage?

    Hi, I married 5 years ago in China and divorced a year after. The divorce certificate was finalised and I lost it. My current boyfriend and I decided to get married in Australia. Both of us have Australian citizenship, when I clarify “notice of intended marriage”, I can clarify as “never...
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    VIC Am I Eligible for Australian Citizenship?

    Hi, I am a permanent resident of Australia and an Indian citizen. I was granted Permanent Residency on 11th NOV 2015. These were the days I was away from Australia in last 4 years: 10-03-15 to 6-5-16 (2 months for vacation to India) 24-02-16 to 3-09-16 (7 months to India - reason is my own...