Reg 1.20KA Limitation on approval of sponsorship—partner (provisional or temporary) or prospective marriage (temporary) visas
(a) a person is granted a specified visa on or after 1 July 2009; and
(b) the person seeks approval to sponsor the relevant applicant on or after 1 July 2009; and
(2) The Minister must not approve sponsorship by the person of the relevant applicant within 5 years after the day when the person was granted the specified visa.
(3) Despite subregulation (2), the Minister may approve sponsorship by the person of the relevant applicant:
(a) if the relevant applicant had compelling reasons, other than reasons related to his or her financial circumstances, for not applying for a specified visa at the same time as the person applied for his or her specified visa; or
(i) the relevant applicant applied for a specified visa at the same time as the sponsor; and
(ii) the relevant applicant withdrew the application for the specified visa before it was granted; and
(iii) the relevant applicant had compelling reasons, other than reasons related to his or her financial circumstances, for withdrawing the application for the specified visa.
移民法规定 820.22 Criteria to be satisfied at time of decision 是一个在决定时候必须满足的条件
Unless the applicant:
(a) is, or has been, the holder of a Subclass 300 (Prospective Marriage) visa; and
(b) is seeking to remain permanently in Australia on the basis of the applicant’s marriage to the person who was specified as the intended spouse in the application that resulted in the grant of that Subclass 300 (Prospective Marriage) visa;
the sponsorship of the applicant under clause 820.211 has been approved by the Minister.