10 Facts about Refugees in Australia

Post On: February 12, 2017
In: Social

Facts about Refugees in Australia talk about the seekers of an asylum in Australia. Over the past decade, many refugees try to get asylum in the country. The Status of Refugee in Australia is managed by the statutes and government policies. The primary reasons of the people to seek asylum in Australia are related to the persecution, civil unrest and war. Australia has the quota of 20,000 people annually. Let us find out other useful facts to notice about the refugees in the Australia:

Facts about Refugees in Australia 1: the number of refugees accepted in Australia

The number of persons accepted as refugees in Australia was around half a million people from 1945 until the beginning of 1990s.

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Facts about Refugees in Australia 2: the arrival of the asylum seekers

The plane was considered as the primary transportation used by the asylum seekers to come to Australia.

Facts about Refugees in Australia 3: the arrival of the asylum seekers today

Today, boat is considered as the most popular means of transportation, which delivers the asylum seeker, from their home country to reach Australia. The public disapproves the arrival of many refugees in the country.

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Facts about Refugees in Australia 4: the asylum seekers in 2011 until 2012

The number of asylum seekers who came by boat was higher than the ones who came by plane in 2012 until 2012.

Facts about Refugees in Australia 5: the waves

There identified waves of asylum seekers came by boat to Australia. The first took place in 1976 until 1981 from Vietnam. The second wave was from 1989 until 1998 from Indochina. The last one took place in 1999. They were the people smugglers and people from Middle East origin.

Facts about Refugees in Australia 6: the valid visa

The government of Australia has the right to detain a person who comes to Australia without a valid visa.

Facts about Refugees in Australia 7: the asylum policy

The asylum policy is still considered as a hot issue in Australia because they are concerned with the strangers who try to come to the country boat.

Facts about Refugees in Australia

Facts about Refugees in Australia

Facts about Refugees in Australia 8: a valid claim of asylum

The immigration officer will decide whether a person makes a valid claim of asylum or not by having a compliance interview.

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Facts about Refugees in Australia 9: the removal

The asylum seeker will be removed as a soon as possible if the Australian goverment does not grant the permission to stay in the country.

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Facts about Refugees in Australia 10: the host refugees

In 2005 until 2009, Australia took the 47th place for the country with the high number of refugees.

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