Статистика по Партнерским визам. Тоже не все так радужно.

Current Partner visa processing

1st Stage – 82,000 applications are in the queue.

2nd Stage – 156,000 applications are in the queue.

Applications now ready for 2nd stage processing – 35,000.

The Department confirmed that they are doing everything possible to facilitate the smooth transition to permanent residency, given the long processing times of the partner visas.

The Migration program planning levels for 2019-20 for partner stream is 39,799 visas.

That means a realistic calculation of processing time for a first stage would be around 2 years.