Recent Cases

ZMBZ v Minister for Home Affairs [2019] FCAFC 195 (11 November 2019) (Perram, Stewart and Abraham JJ)


MIGRATION – application for judicial review of decision of Administrative Appeals Tribunal – protection visa refused under s 501 of the Migration Act (Cth) – whether jurisdictional error by Tribunal in failing to take into account appellant’s ethnicity and religion when considering impediments appellant may face if removed to Myanmar – whether argument advanced, or, if advanced, abandoned before the Tribunal – argument was advanced and not abandoned – result might have been different – appeal allowed

MIGRATION – leave sought to present new ground of appeal – whether sufficient prospects of success – leave refused