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BXS20 v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs [2023] FCAFC 20 (28 February 2023) (Thawley, Stewart and Kennett JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia – application for review to Administrative Appeals Tribunal – requirement in s 347(1)(c) of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) that application for review be accompanied by “prescribed fee” – where less than “prescribed fee” written by appellant’s representative on application form and balance not paid until after prescribed period – whether Tribunal was in position to require payment of “prescribed fee” from representative’s credit provider – whether payment of “prescribed fee” is required within prescribed period – jurisdiction of Tribunal