The definition of Member of the Family Unit (MoFU) is changing. For applications made on and after 19 November 2016, MoFU will be limited to direct family members.
The change will apply to permanent visa subclasses and some provisional and temporary visa subclasses. The change won’t apply to refugee, humanitarian or protection visas.
Further details about the changes to MoFU arrangements are available on the Department's website.
Page Last Updated: 30 January 2017