Recent Cases

Chen v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs [2022] FCAFC 41 (17 March 2022) (Bromberg, Murphy, Markovic JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from decision of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia – where appellant disclosed a criminal conviction in a visa application but had failed to do so in an earlier visa application – whether apprehended bias on the part of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal established – applicable test for apprehended bias – applicable standard of appellate review – apprehended bias made out – appeal allowed