Immigration Law Review 9

What will the course program cover?

Join us for in depth analysis and discussion of immigration law and developments.

This seminar will cover legislative change in the immigration portfolio from November 2018 to May 2019 and discuss judgments of the Federal Court of Australia. Topics will include:

- changes to skilled migration criteria and occupation lists;
- new regional visas;
- temporary parent visa requirements;
- amendments to working holiday maker visas;
- the Family Violence Act 2018; and
- avoiding time limits for merits review – by the law firm who acted for the successful appellant in DFQ17 v MIBP [2019] FCAFC 64.

Our seminar will feature discussion of:
- character cancellation and assessment; and
- the effective use of discovery in immigration matters.


Thursday 20 June 2019
Registration: 8:00 AM
Seminar: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM (Half Day)

Grace Hotel
77 York Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Purchase your ILR 9 Sydney tickets HERE.

Thursday 27 June 2019
Registration: 8:00 AM
Seminar: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM (Half Day)

Cliftons Conference Centre Melbourne
1/440 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Purchase your ILR 9 Melbourne tickets HERE.


Seminar: $495 (including GST)

Early Bird Discount: $385 (including GST). Available until 6 June 2019 for NSW & 13 June 2019 for VIC. Enter promo code ‘EARLYBIRD’ at checkout.

Attendees will receive a complimentary edition of our latest publication, Immigration Law Review Volume 9.

Firm Discount

We are offering a 50% discount on the full price for 3rd and subsequent attendees from the same firm. To secure this offer, email us at

Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend we would welcome a substitute participant. Written cancellations received at least 14 working days prior to the course commencement date will be eligible for a 30% refund.

If ILR needs to cancel a course due to below minimum number registrations, participants will be offered a reschedule course or a full refund.

CPD requirements

From 22 August 2016 an Australian legal practitioner receives 10 CPD points for registration as a migration agent on account of holding a current practicing certificate and meeting CPD requirements for their practicing certificate.

Australian legal practitioners may obtain CPD points for attendance at seminars and workshops relevant to their practice area of the law.

Further information can be found at the NSW Law Society and the Law Institute of Victoria

No OMARA points can be claimed for this program, but it may assist Australian legal practitioners to meet OMARA requirements as noted above.

Course format

Lecture presentations, group discussions and exchange of ideas between the participants and presenters.


All CPD course registration and related enquiries should be directed to:
Quincy Nguyen
(02) 9223 4242

Reviews from previous attendees

“Joanne and David are charismatic and engaging presenters with a thorough understanding of the law.”

“Exceptional presentations”

“Really enjoyed the seminars”

“A highly informative and entertaining session. Comprehensive and well-presented.”

“Thank you David and Joanne. You have given us an exciting and intellectual feast and made our professional lives a lot easier”

“An excellent and well presented seminar making clear a lot of obscurity.”

“A cornucopia of bold insights and limitless sagacity.”

“It’s wonderful to have good quality CPD in this area of law”