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On 2/27/2021 at 11:35 PM, Sonup said:

Thanks for reply. But,

As per DHA rules, secondary applicant’s functional English result should not be older than 12 months. Primary applicants result is valid for 3 years. 

Do they ask functional English? 
 

thanks. 
 

hi there,

I am curious to know if you had to retake the PTE exams to submit your 887, or used the one submited during 489 visa application

by the way, the PTE result only last two years not three, i checked mine.

 

appreciate your input or anyone assistance here.🙃

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Hi all, just out of curiosity, I applied for 887 in January this year, but because of this long processing time I was wondering if I could withdraw 489 and apply for 190? Is this possible? 

Thanks in advance. 

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10 hours ago, 887mm said:

Hi all, just out of curiosity, I applied for 887 in January this year, but because of this long processing time I was wondering if I could withdraw 489 and apply for 190? Is this possible? 

Thanks in advance. 

Have you got a 190 nomination from a state already ? 

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2 hours ago, trx said:

Have you got a 190 nomination from a state already ? 

No. 😂 I don't think I can get nominated from the same state goverment 

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Hi all,

I have applied for 887 visa in Nov 2020 and the CO is still not assigned.

I am planning to visit overseas and my 489 visa is expiring in Jan-2022. I will not be able to travel back due to travel restrictions on my 489.

My question is that can 887 be granted offshore if I have applied onshore.  My plan is to travel to my home country and then wait for 887 grant and come back once i have my 887 visa.

Note(I am not hoping that my 887 will be granted till Jan-2022 at least because it's been 10 months I have applied but CO is still not assigned )

 

I appreciate the responses.

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17 hours ago, Nouman said:

Hi all,

I have applied for 887 visa in Nov 2020 and the CO is still not assigned.

I am planning to visit overseas and my 489 visa is expiring in Jan-2022. I will not be able to travel back due to travel restrictions on my 489.

My question is that can 887 be granted offshore if I have applied onshore.  My plan is to travel to my home country and then wait for 887 grant and come back once i have my 887 visa.

Note(I am not hoping that my 887 will be granted till Jan-2022 at least because it's been 10 months I have applied but CO is still not assigned )

 

I appreciate the responses.

Is there any reason that out weight you staying here until the grant? i think they changed the policy to allow 887 to be granted offshore but in my opinion to travel offshore at a time like this is a huge risk   , if you don't have an urgent need to travel then it's better wait until the grant atleast

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On 8/2/2021 at 4:01 PM, Nouman said:

Hi all,

I have applied for 887 visa in Nov 2020 and the CO is still not assigned.

I am planning to visit overseas and my 489 visa is expiring in Jan-2022. I will not be able to travel back due to travel restrictions on my 489.

My question is that can 887 be granted offshore if I have applied onshore.  My plan is to travel to my home country and then wait for 887 grant and come back once i have my 887 visa.

Note(I am not hoping that my 887 will be granted till Jan-2022 at least because it's been 10 months I have applied but CO is still not assigned )

 

I appreciate the responses.

DHA will issue you 887 only when you are onshore. Let's say if you are off shore then they will wait till you come back and then will grant you 887. I will not recommend you going offshore before you get the grant. 

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Hi guys,

I submitted 887 visa application in Aug 2019. I and my son have been always onshore so far. My wife and daughter are offshore now. Their BVB visa has expired due to not being able to come back to Oz during covid-19 travel restriction. The last update from DHA in regards to s56 Request for More Information was on Oct 2020. I have not heard anything from them since then other than received the 3rd interim Medicare card. I have been desperate for the approval of the visa or even refusal since we suffer a lot from family separation. Would DHA consider my case as low priority since part of the members are offshore, which may lead to travel risk? Is there any way I can talk to DHA about this and get an update? I am really really frustrated and struggling. Appreciated it if anybody can advise me how I can handle this situation. TIA

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Hello Team,

 

I have quick query about 887 Application. I will be submitting 887 application in couple of weeks.

My query is regarding sharing Residence proof of 2 years for same.

I have Lease  Agreement and Receipts for first Year Jan 2020 - Dec 2020  ( Place X) and also will be having Lease Agreement and Receipt for Second Year from Jan 2021 - Dec 2021 ( Place Y)  for my Regional Stay Proof in Adelaide.

As I will be Primary Applicant for 887 with one Dependent.  But Since I had one casual Job in other area just outside Adelaide ( Place Z) . I had Rented place from Aug 2020 - Oct 2020  ( Place Z) so I don't have to travel to my primary address everyday. Also this temporary accommodation i had taken on my Spouse name who will be just Dependent in my 887  visa application.

So in This situation , Do I need to show that Temporary accommodation Proof in 887 Application  which i use for Casual / Need basis only. ( considering I have all Proof of Place X)

Thanks

cheers,

 

 

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On 8/21/2021 at 11:21 PM, ozsaflying said:

Hi guys,

I submitted 887 visa application in Aug 2019. I and my son have been always onshore so far. My wife and daughter are offshore now. Their BVB visa has expired due to not being able to come back to Oz during covid-19 travel restriction. The last update from DHA in regards to s56 Request for More Information was on Oct 2020. I have not heard anything from them since then other than received the 3rd interim Medicare card. I have been desperate for the approval of the visa or even refusal since we suffer a lot from family separation. Would DHA consider my case as low priority since part of the members are offshore, which may lead to travel risk? Is there any way I can talk to DHA about this and get an update? I am really really frustrated and struggling. Appreciated it if anybody can advise me how I can handle this situation. TIA

Did you get the grant or still waiting ?

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