Queensland Law Society

Amalgamation of Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal

The federal government has announced that the Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal will be amalgamated with the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, the Social Security Appeals Tribunal and the Classification Review Board and come within the portfolio of the Federal Attorney-General’s Department. 

The amalgamation is planned to take effect on 1 July 2015. 

For more information, go to the department’s website.