Recent Cases

Bce20 v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs [2021] FCAFC 124 (16 July 2021) (Jagot, Perry and Snaden JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from a decision of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia – application for judicial review of a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal – where Tribunal affirmed decision of delegate of Minister to refuse to grant protection visa – whether Tribunal committed jurisdictional error – where appellant claimed he would suffer social isolation on account of his mental illness – whether Tribunal considered appellant’s claim that he would be subjected to serious or significant harm by reason of social isolation – jurisdictional error established – appeal allowed