Immigration Issues Impacting Upon Children

On 1 July 2007, the Australian Citizenship Act 1948 was replaced by the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 (the Act). According to the new Legislation and its rules and regulations, Australian citizenship can be acquired either by:

  1. birth in Australia; or
  2. by descent where children are born outside Australia of Australian parents; or
  3. by grant.



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