Recent Cases

AZT22 v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs [2023] FCAFC 90 (09 June 2023) (Banks-Smith, Jackson and Feutrill JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from orders of Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (Division 2) dismissing review applications from decision of the Immigration Assessment Authority – where Authority affirmed decision of the delegate of the Minister to refuse protection visas – assessment of new information pursuant to s 473DD of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) – Authority assessed credibility of new information having regard to findings made on review material – whether Authority should have determined whether information meets criteria of s 473DD before making findings on the review – materiality – appeal allowed