Bridging visas


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Office of the MARA Item WK1083

Category A Activity

Session Length: 1 hour
CPD Points Awarded: 1 point

The Bridging Visas Workshop is a 1-hour intensive workshop that provides in-depth analysis into the criteria and eligible pathways for applicants to be granted a Bridging Visa, ranging from Bridging Visas A – F and R. The workshop addresses circumstances for unlawful applicants, unlawful maritime arrivals and applicants who are in immigration detention.

The Workshop is intended to provide Registered Migration Agents (RMA professionals) and Lawyers with the skills and knowledge necessary to navigate the legal criteria and advise clients confidently the bridging visas applicable to their circumstances.

Workshops will consist of discussion and working examples. There is no assessment component but participants will be given an opportunity to engage with workable examples based on real-life scenarios. Feedback will be provided during the session.

Participation is limited to 30 places.

For Registered Migration Agents (RMA):

Attendees must remain in attendance for the duration of the Workshop in order to be eligible for the award of the 1 CPD point for OMARA.

For Lawyers: 


Continuing Professional Development (CPD): This professional development activity has been designed to meet the CPD needs of lawyers. If this session does meet your CPD needs according to the Uniform CPD (Solicitors) Rules 2015 available at you may claim 1 CPD unit for each hour of attendance (breaks not included).


This workshop falls within the Substantive Law CPD field for Lawyers.


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