Recent Cases

DLJ18 v Minister for Home Affairs [2019] FCAFC 236 (19 December 2019) (Flick, Bromberg and Snaden JJ)


MIGRATION – application for judicial review of a ministerial decision under s 501CA(4) of the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) not to revoke the cancellation of a visa – appeal from a single judge of the Federal Court of Australia – whether permanent removal from Australia was a legal consequence of the minister’s decision – whether the minister was obliged to or did take account of that consequence – whether the primary judge erred by not accepting that the minister’s decision was the product of jurisdictional error – appeal dismissed