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Dear Department of Home Affairs,

The number of invitations for each invitation round varies. No information has been provided to explain why the numbers differ.

For the subclass 189 invitations please provide a copy of:
1. Any documents detailing policy or decision making processes/guidance/information around how the number of invitations in each round will be determined
2. Any documents that show proposed or confirmed numbers for invitation rounds for the remainder of the 2019-2020 programme year

Yours faithfully,

jimwong

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FOI Request:         FA 20/05/00191

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The number of invitations for each invitation round varies. No information
has been provided to explain why the numbers differ.

For the subclass 189 invitations please provide a copy of:
1. Any documents detailing policy or decision making
processes/guidance/information around how the number of invitations in
each round will be determined 2. Any documents that show proposed or
confirmed numbers for invitation rounds for the remainder of the 2019-2020
programme year.

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Dear Department of Home Affairs,

 

The number of invitations for each invitation round varies. No information
has been provided to explain why the numbers differ.

 

For the subclass 189 invitations please provide a copy of:

1. Any documents detailing policy or decision making
processes/guidance/information around how the number of invitations in
each round will be determined 2. Any documents that show proposed or
confirmed numbers for invitation rounds for the remainder of the 2019-2020
programme year 

 

Yours faithfully,

 

jimwong

 

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OFFICIAL

 

Dear Mr Wong,

 

FOI Request: FA 20/05/00191 OBJ2020/15362

 

I refer to your FOI request received on 05 May 2020, seeking access to the
following:

 

The number of invitations for each invitation round varies. No information
has been provided to explain why the numbers differ.

 

For the subclass 189 invitations please provide a copy of:

1. Any documents detailing policy or decision making
processes/guidance/information around how the number of invitations in
each round will be determined 2. Any documents that show proposed or
confirmed numbers for invitation rounds for the remainder of the 2019-2020
programme year. 

 

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

 

Documents 1 & 2  are Exempt in Full. Documents 3 & 4 are attached.

 

This request has now been closed.

 

Regards,

 

FOI Decision Maker

FOI and Records Management Branch | Data Division

Strategy & Law Enforcement Group

Department of Home Affairs

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