Are you a twin citizen? You could possibly have missing your Australian rights devoid of being aware of

Several persons residing, voting and paying tax in Australia may well have technically been stripped of their citizenship and not even realise it.

It can be since of the now-repealed part 17 of the 1948 Citizenship Act.

Amongst 1948 and April 4, 2002, Australian adults who acquired a second citizenship mechanically missing their Australian citizenship.

And between November 1984 and April 2002, they didn’t even have to be exterior Australia when they took up their second citizenship to result in the reduction of their Australian legal rights. 

That was the circumstance for Matthew Niall, who had his Australian passport cancelled past yr for the reason that he turned an Irish citizen additional than two decades ago.

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