Number of Approved Citizenship Applicants awaiting ceremony from The City of Canterbury Bankstown

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Dear Department of Home Affairs,

I would like to request information on the total number of applicants, as of June 2021, that have been approved for Citizenship by conferral and are now waiting to attend a ceremony in The City of Canterbury Bankstown.

I would also like to request the number of applicants who attended each ceremony held by The City of Canterbury Bankstown since 2021.

Thank you,

Yours faithfully,
Kris

FOI, Department of Home Affairs

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FOI Request: FA 21/06/00695
File Number: OBJ2021/17706

Dear Kris K

Acknowledgement of Freedom of Information Access request

I refer to your correspondence received on 12 June 2021 seeking access to documents held by the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (the FOI Act).

Scope of request

You have requested access to the following:

I would like to request information on the total number of applicants, as of June 2021, that have been approved for Citizenship by conferral and are now waiting to attend a ceremony in The City of Canterbury Bankstown.

I would also like to request the number of applicants who attended each ceremony held by The City of Canterbury Bankstown since 2021..

Your request was received by the Department on 12 June 2021 and has been allocated FOI request number FA 21/06/00695 . Please include your FOI request number in all correspondence with the Freedom of Information Section.
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FOI Request:       FA 21/06/00695

File Number:       OBJ2021/17706

 

Dear Kris K,  

 

I refer to your FOI request received on 12 June 2021.  

 

The Department has made a decision on this request. Please find attached
the decision record and any documents released under the FOI Act.  

 

This request has been closed in our system.

 

Signed electronically

 

Glen

Position number 60081621

Authorised Decision Maker | Freedom of Information Section

FOI and Records Management Branch

Data Division | Strategy and Law Enforcement Group

Department of Home Affairs
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