Registered Migration Agents - Australian Government

Description

This registration is required by any person, whether acting as an individual, executive officer, employee or member of a corporation or partnership, who provides immigration assistance to persons wishing to enter or to remain in Australia.

It also applies to anyone who provides immigration assistance to persons who wish to nominate or sponsor such a person; or who charges a fee to make representations to the Agency on behalf of a visa applicant, sponsor or nominator.

Please consult the Contact Officer for full details.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • be 18 years of age or over
  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • have passed the examination in the prescribed period
  • undergo a National Police Check
  • hold appropriate professional indemnity insurance
  • be a person of integrity and fit and proper
  • demonstrate English Language Competency
  • have published notice stating your intention to apply for registration and provide evidence of this publication to the Agency unless you have been registered at some point in the last 12 months.

If you are applying as an individual for repeat registration (having been registered at some point in the last 12 months) you must submit, with your application, a statement detailing the kinds of services you offered during the previous registration period and the average fees charged for each of those services.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $1760.00
Apply Renewal Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $1595.00

Administering agency

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Visa and Citizenship Services

Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Operating address: Level 10
111 Elizabeth Street
Sydney
New South Wales 2000
Mailing address: PO BOX Q1551
Queen Victoria Building, New South Wales 1230
Phone: 02 9078 3552
Phone: 1300 226 272
Fax: 02 9078 3591