What advice does AFFMA provide?
AFFMA provides advice to financially disadvantaged people in relation to most refugee and humanitarian visas.
Who can use AFFMA advice services?
Any person in NSW who is financially disadvantaged (before receiving advice from our centre you will be asked to provide some information regarding your financial status) and is an actual or potential applicant, sponsor or proposer for an Australian refugee or humanitarian visa may be able to use AFFMA’s advice services.
How is AFFMA’s advice delivered?
From July 2014 AFFMA has provided fee free immigration advice and assistance to financially disadvantaged people in NSW through the following advice services:
- Face to face advice
- Telephone advice
- Ongoing assistance and representation
AFFMA will consider cases against our guidelines on a case by case basis to determine whether a person is eligible for ongoing assistance.