Recent Cases

RGCZ v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs [2022] FCAFC 201 (14 December 2022) (Bromberg, O’Callaghan and McEvoy JJ)


MIGRATION – appeal from an order of a primary judge of this Court – where the primary judge upheld a decision of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal to affirm a decision made by a delegate of the Minister to refuse to grant a partner visa – whether the Tribunal failed to comply with paragraph 8.3(3) of Ministerial Direction No. 90 – whether the Tribunal failed to consider the children’s best interests by reference to the grant or refusal of the visa – failure to consider each of the children’s best interests individually – material error – appeal allowed