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On this page you can find legal information for people in detention. This information is provided by our members. This is not legal advice, but is general information. To get advice about your case, please see our page on legal advice.

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Visa cancellations cases

This database shows cases since the introduction of the legislation in December 2014 expanding the cancellations of visas. It was developed in collaboration with a Visa Cancellations Working Group, of which the Refugee Council of Australia is a member.
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The Australian Government’s Code of Behaviour and Bridging Visas

The Australian Government’s Code of Behaviour is important for people who have a Bridging E visa or are getting one. The code of behaviour is a promise to follow Australian laws and rules. This fact sheet outlines the legal rights and responsibilities for people on a Bridging E visa under the code of behaviour. The factsheet is available in different languages.
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