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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  24 years experience. Admitted in New South Wales and the UK.
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I need some help with a visa. Not yet, I just need some

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Hi, I need some help with a visa.
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country do you live in? What is your citizenship?
Customer: Not yet, I just need some advice. We are looking to travel to Australia in the new year and my boyfriends has previously had a 2 year suspended sentence. He did community service and payed a fine within this. Do you know the best visa to try and apply for and how likely he is to get accepted? We are English
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about the visa?
Customer: No not yet
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I don't think so thank you

Hi, I am Leon, a NSW Solicitor. I am reviewing your question and will reply again in a moment.

He has to get a police check and he has to provide that the high commission with his application.

He has to disclose it.

How long ago was this?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Sorry for the delayed reply. Is a police check the same as a DBS check?His suspended sentence ended in February this year.

Good Morning

It is a record of all charges and all convictions and sentences.

If this is done by DBS in the UK then it is the same

You should do an ACRO check

https://www.gov.uk/copy-of-police-records

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Thats great thank you for all your help :)