OH received her visa today so we are now all set on that front. Just the house to sell and then it's Australia here we come!!
For interest here's the timescales.
Well my OH has just received notification that she has her Visa
Just for info here are the timescales: -
Application posted to Australia House - 24/09/2011
CO email on - 29/09/2011
Medical - 7/10/2012
Police Checks - 08/10/2011
Visa Granted - 02/02/2012
Total time 4 months 8 days approx
CO was LG
Oh i'm a giddy kipper now - Chinese now ordered to celebrate.