There are some special rules that may apply to PNG nationals with (former) Australian citizen parents, depending on where and where they were born. We have experience in handling such cases.
You may be eligible for Australian citizenship by conferral if you were born in Papua before independence on 16 September 1975 and:
For a detailed discussion about the history of PNG-Australian Citizenship, see: ‘Australian Citizenship and the Independence of Papua New Guinea’ by Peter McDermott, published in the UNSW Law Journal.
Please contact us for an overview of current requirements and to work out the best strategy for a successful application for Australian Citizenship.
Services for PNG Nationals wishing to study in Australia. Coral Coast Migration Service provides a professional service to assist you with both the course admission and the Australian visa application process. We are based in Cairns, North Queensland and work with PNG based representatives to ensure a stream-lined, well-coordinated process. Our dedicated one-stop service can assist you with all your requirements:
Please see our Student Visa page for comprehensive information on these visas or our Education page, for details relevant to international student study options available in Queensland. Contact us for more information.
Coral Coast Migration Service can assist Papua New Guinea citizes with Australian visa applications. We are a professional Registered Migration Agent and are also authorised education agents for Education Queensland International. Why use us?
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Australia offers a diverse range of study options for international students, with more than 1,200 institutions and over 22,000 courses to choose from.
You can study at all levels of education from primary and secondary school, to vocational education and training (VET), from English language courses to higher education (including universities).
As a registered agent for Education Queensland International, we can help you find and enrol in a course of study and help you with school enrolments and apply for visas. We will let you know up front what your costs are, and the regulations that are relevant to your circumstances
Student visas can provide a pathway to other visa opportunities, and many students move on to make successful residency applications following completion of their studies. We assist many students with applications for temporary or permanent visas when they have graduated.
As Education Agents, we receive a commission from some education providers, and this helps keeps our costs to you, to a minimum. We will advise you when we are commission agents for your education provider.
Further info on Registered Migration Agents can be found www.mara.gov.au
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