In a rather important development, from the perspectives of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP), ImmiAccount the DIBP’s online tool for permit candidates has reportedly hit a major landmark with users crossing the figure of three million.
At present, work is starting to develop the same further with additional visas categories set to be included in the next few months, together with a wider range of forms. Immigrants, keen to file an application for the citizenship of Australia, will also be in a position to make use of the online tool where they will be in a position to file and track their petitions.
As per a spokesman for the DIBP, during 2014, ImmiAccount pocketed the prestigious Australian ICT Excellence in Service Delivery Award even as it carries on proffering clients and representatives with a superlative visa & citizenship petition facility, where they may duly choose, complete, file, track and make payment for a growing range of petitions.
He added that several changes are round the corner to further improve ImmiAccount. Work is in progress to start more visa subcategories and forms, and give superior support for guests. Apart from this, the facility will be further optimized for mobile tools.
Significantly, ImmiAccount is duly portrayed as the ‘front door’ to the online services of the DIBP. The same is required for making visa & citizenship petitions online even while users may also use health declaration facilities and attach papers/certificates to applications.
After the process of registration of a user is complete, he can check the progress of his application online, bring up to date his particulars online and agree to utilizing eMedical and answer medical associated queries where needed.
Many online forms are obtainable in ImmiAccount. And these comprise either the appointment or withdrawal of a sanctioned recipient (and this comprises migration agent), amendment of address particulars, amendment of e-mail address particulars, amendment of passport particulars, and announcement of amendments in situations.
Importantly, it is possible to access and generate ImmiAccounts from anywhere whether one is inside or outside the shores of the Oz even while the same may also be duly administered by somebody on the behalf of the person, like, for instance, a family member or other half and even a representative of the person’s future recruiter/firm.
The online facility is suitably credited with simplifying the nation’s visa procedure, making it rather easier to not only present an application, but also a tracking facility enables the user to keep tabs on his petition &how far along the procedure it is.
The DIBP spokesperson also indicated that it makes it fairly easier and straightforward for permit aspirants who are not still residing in Down Under - eventually leading to enhanced planning & organization of their move.