Shaun Quarmby

It is with appreciation to Phillip Silver and his team that I write this letter.   Phillip and Maggie: a huge “Thank You” from myself, Marina and the girls.  My family and I are South African and decided to apply for an Australian Significant Investor Visa (SIV) in 2020.  The SIV application process is complex, and…

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Charlene Bayley

Dear Phillip, Hafizah and Larry and team I can not thank you enough for all the outstanding hard work you guys have done. It took us about 3 years to get to this point. I cannot even begin to explain all the ups and downs. I didn’t have high hopes for any employer to even look at…

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Asher

Hi Colin, Thank you so much for passing me onto Phillip. He was amazing. Warm, kind, non judgmental and really good at his job. I couldn’t recommend him highly enough to anyone requiring these kinds of services. I mean that. All the best, Asher

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We go the extra mile (there are no traffic jams on the extra mile)

AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP RE-INSTATED FOR OUR CLIENT This is an extract of the decision by the Australian Dept. of Home Affairs after we made representations to them they incorrectly revoked our client’s Australian Citizenship. We have deleted our client’s name for confidentiality reasons. Dear Mr Silver Thank you for your email to the Department of Home…

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Angie Schoonraad

Dear Phillip, Neeta and Team I just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU to you and  your organisation for helping us achieve a milestone in our life’s journey… Our Australian citizenship! Hooray! We started this expedition in your offices in Rosebank, South Africa. I still recall the first meeting with Neeta in the boardroom…

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Terry Morato

To whom it may concern, The Rocks farming Company is one of the largest producers of Sugar Cane in Australia and I have personally dealt with Phillip Silver and Associates for a number of years now regarding sourcing and immigration of Qualified employees from Africa and Europe for our farming operation. They have been professional…

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Phillip Silver wins spouse visa cancellation case in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia

Revollo v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2011] FMCA 899 (25 November 2011) Last Updated: 30 November 2011 FEDERAL MAGISTRATES COURT OF AUSTRALIA REVOLLO v MINISTER FOR IMMIGRATION & ANOR [2011] FMCA 899 MIGRATION – Review of Migration Review Tribunal decision – cancellation of temporary spouse visa – where applicant claimed to be victim of domestic…

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Is sponsoring skilled immigrants really that complicated?

Temporary Work Skilled Visa 457 Programme

By Phillip Silver, Solicitor in New South Wales. Phillip has 25 years of experience as a lawyer in Australia and South Africa. Phillip represents  Australian Farming enterprises to sponsor skilled  farmers from South Africa to work on Australian farms. I read with interest the article in a recent edition of Agricultural Appointments by Professor Jock…

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Yesh

Many thanks for assisting Yesh with his visa application, it’s much appreciated. He was very excited to have received it so quickly. We have now settled him into his new home and new life in Melbourne. Yesh

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South African farmers get out of their bakkies and into an aeroplane

Andre made contact with us in October 2018. We assessed him as being eligible and introduced him to a Sugar Cane Farmer in Northern Queensland. To his credit Andre travelled to Australia to meet the farm owner personally. The farm owner offered him sponsorship and we processed the application. This week the sponsored visa was…

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