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  • maureenguelanmaureenguelan PhilippinesPosts: 173Member

    @Linetdane here's the link

    https://www.nab.com.au/personal/banking/migrant-banking

    Ppwd mag online offshore yan dn gnwa ko, then nagsend ko money tru iremit to send in my nab bank account. Kinabukasan nasa account ko na money ayoko kse magdala ng malaking pera katakot.
    Pagdating ko sa Au nagpaupdate lang ko ng new address number au, pinkta ko lang passport/visa/ticket
    Then request for visa debit card.
    Para magamit mo online.

  • LinetdaneLinetdane SingaporePosts: 145Member

    @maureenguelan said:
    @Linetdane here's the link

    https://www.nab.com.au/personal/banking/migrant-banking

    Ppwd mag online offshore yan dn gnwa ko, then nagsend ko money tru iremit to send in my nab bank account. Kinabukasan nasa account ko na money ayoko kse magdala ng malaking pera katakot.
    Pagdating ko sa Au nagpaupdate lang ko ng new address number au, pinkta ko lang passport/visa/ticket
    Then request for visa debit card.
    Para magamit mo online.

    @maureenguelan salamat ng madami sa napakadetalyeng sagot!! The best talaga tong forum na to!

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  • daemon33daemon33 SGPosts: 32Member

    Hello, Mag BM na din kami ng wife ko most likely end of April 2020.
    Originally, plano pa namin mag PH. Purpose is to take driving lessons. Hahaha sa tinagal na
    ng existence ko ni hindi man lang ako nakakuha ng PH driving license.

    Anyway, mukhang straight to AU na kami from SG. Mahirap na at baka magka higpitan dahil sa COVID19.

    Hope to meet you all in SA soon!

  • ju.litnacju.litnac SGPosts: 32Member

    Kelan po kau Papuntang Aus?

  • chewychewy SingaporePosts: 15Member

    @daemon33 said:
    Hello, Mag BM na din kami ng wife ko most likely end of April 2020.
    Originally, plano pa namin mag PH. Purpose is to take driving lessons. Hahaha sa tinagal na
    ng existence ko ni hindi man lang ako nakakuha ng PH driving license.

    Anyway, mukhang straight to AU na kami from SG. Mahirap na at baka magka higpitan dahil sa COVID19.

    Hope to meet you all in SA soon!

    Same concerns po. Uwi sana kami ng Pinas ng partner ko to get her a driver's license and bakasyon before BM by June. Kaso sa sitwasyon ngayon parang mas makakabuti na straight to AU na lang.

  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    Yes, same here. planning to go through Manila muna sana para lang mag pa convert ng license to "Pro" pero mukhang derecho nlng ng AU this coming 1st week of May. Mas maganda na umiwas baka lalong magka problema. Goodluck sa atin, hopefully yung virus is mawala na soon.

  • daemon33daemon33 SGPosts: 32Member

    @ju.litnac said:
    Kelan po kau Papuntang Aus?

    Before end of April 2020 sana. Naghahanap hanap na ba kayo ng matutuluyan? Possible ba na makakuha ng place (e.g. yung mga apartment type na hindi under Airbnb) even before arriving ?

  • ignormsignorms AdelaidePosts: 109Member

    @daemon33 said:
    Hello, Mag BM na din kami ng wife ko most likely end of April 2020.
    Originally, plano pa namin mag PH. Purpose is to take driving lessons. Hahaha sa tinagal na
    ng existence ko ni hindi man lang ako nakakuha ng PH driving license.

    Anyway, mukhang straight to AU na kami from SG. Mahirap na at baka magka higpitan dahil sa COVID19.

    Hope to meet you all in SA soon!

    Dito na lang kayo mag driving lessons. As per experience, iba ang driving dito kesa sa Pinas. Give way ang importante dito, hindi "right of way" tulad ng sa Pinas.

  • johnnydapperjohnnydapper AustraliaPosts: 173Member

    tingin nyo may tatanggap stin kung maquarantine ng 14days? airbnb? room for rent? mukhang hotel ang best option. :(

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  • brainsapbrainsap QRPosts: 103Member

    @johnnydapper said:
    tingin nyo may tatanggap stin kung maquarantine ng 14days? airbnb? room for rent? mukhang hotel ang best option. :(

    This is not the right time to do BM. lol

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  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

  • brainsapbrainsap QRPosts: 103Member

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    I did my initial entry last Sunday, the day the gov't declared about 14 days self-isolation. I thought this self-isolation was a joke until I experienced it when I tried to open a bank account (long story). I am currently staying at hostel, and I think staying in AirBnB is not an issue too as long as you are alone.

    ANZSCO: 252411| Age: 30 pts | Education: 15 pts | Experience: 5 pts | English: 10 pts |

    25.04.19 - PTE-A |LRSW|70/69/66/77|
    06.05.19 - Lodged OT Council Assessment
    15.05.19 - Positive Assessment from OT Council
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    01.08.19 - Lodged South Australia (SA) State Nomination
    01.10.19 - ITA Received for 190 South Australia (SA)
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  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    @brainsap said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    I did my initial entry last Sunday, the day the gov't declared about 14 days self-isolation. I thought this self-isolation was a joke until I experienced it when I tried to open a bank account (long story). I am currently staying at hostel, and I think staying in AirBnB is not an issue too as long as you are alone.

    how about the job market bro? thats the most important thing eh. balitaan mo kami bro para maka pag decide din. cheers & goodluck!

  • chewychewy SingaporePosts: 15Member

    Question po. One of my concerns with BM during this time is how to register for Medicare. Since 14 days kailangan self-isolation, that means we cannot make a personal appearance to enrol for medicare. God forbid we get sick during that interim period pero what if we do, and how can we get assistance if we’re not yet enrolled? Is there a way we can enrol without physically being at a Centrelink/Medicare service centre? Just throwing it out there to anyone who might have an idea. Salamat po!

  • magueromaguero AdelaidePosts: 585Member

    @brainsap said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    I did my initial entry last Sunday, the day the gov't declared about 14 days self-isolation. I thought this self-isolation was a joke until I experienced it when I tried to open a bank account (long story). I am currently staying at hostel, and I think staying in AirBnB is not an issue too as long as you are alone.

    Buti hindi kayo na-flag na hindi nagself-isolate. $25k ang fine dito.

  • johnnydapperjohnnydapper AustraliaPosts: 173Member

    mag BM n ko ng May, ang hirap mag decide nasi wala n ko work. galing p ko Singapore. umuwi ako last friday para magrest muna pero hindi ko inexpect ang nangyari. if ever man, paano kaya magenroll ng medicare? mhirap magasikaso.

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  • jake38jake38 PhilippinesPosts: 25Member

    @johnnydapper said:
    mag BM n ko ng May, ang hirap mag decide nasi wala n ko work. galing p ko Singapore. umuwi ako last friday para magrest muna pero hindi ko inexpect ang nangyari. if ever man, paano kaya magenroll ng medicare? mhirap magasikaso.

    @johnnydapper sir may medicare ba 489 or 189 kayo?

    Ang hirap nga mag decide sir, last day of work ko kahapon, 18-march at dun lang ako nakapag decide na cancel ko BM namin ng April. Buti napayagan ako magextend. Uwi na sana ako sa pinas sa lunes pero palipasin ko muna itong issue na ito. Good luck, keep safe and healthy po satin.

  • jake38jake38 PhilippinesPosts: 25Member

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    @jake38 said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

    Oct pa naman ang IED ko, I'm currently monitoring kung ano maging development till nextweek then I will decide. Hoping for better situation. =)

  • DOXZ23DOXZ23 Posts: 23Member

    @ju.litnac said:
    Para po sa mga BM sa SA for 2020.
    Wanna share your preparations po

    Just wanna know if your already in Australia?
    Another thing is, my hinanap ba sayo ang immigration officer na documents other than Passport, Visa copy at ticket?

    Im 491 visa holder,
    I'm worried if I need to go to POEA or OWWA for or to get certificates?

    Thank you for your answer.

  • badblockzbadblockz ADLPosts: 39Member

    @DOXZ23 wala naman. kung tanungin ka kung baket wala kang PDOS sticker, tell them na temporary resident ka pa lang at hindi pa need.

  • DOXZ23DOXZ23 Posts: 23Member

    @badblockz said:
    @DOXZ23 wala naman. kung tanungin ka kung baket wala kang PDOS sticker, tell them na temporary resident ka pa lang at hindi pa need.

    Thank you sir for the response,.
    Ibig bang sabihin sir, PR Visa lng ang need kumuha ng pdos?

    Slmat ulit sir.

  • fgsfgs Cooper BasinPosts: 1,052Member

    Take note that visa 489/491 holders are not allowed to enter Australia during this COVID 19 pandemic. This classified as temp visa and you are included in the travel ban. You can see this in the homeaffairs website.

  • ju.litnacju.litnac SGPosts: 32Member
    edited April 9

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  • ju.litnacju.litnac SGPosts: 32Member

    ala, sorry nmn. hinahanap ko pa pano madelete:D:D:D:D

  • ntmanalo08ntmanalo08 Posts: 13Member

    @odwight said:

    @jake38 said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

    Oct pa naman ang IED ko, I'm currently monitoring kung ano maging development till nextweek then I will decide. Hoping for better situation. =)

    @odwight 489 ka din ba? same tayo ng IED, medyo nakakastress ang hirap magplan ng next move dahil napaka uncertain pa ng situation ng covid ngayon.

  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    @ntmanalo08 said:

    @odwight said:

    @jake38 said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

    Oct pa naman ang IED ko, I'm currently monitoring kung ano maging development till nextweek then I will decide. Hoping for better situation. =)

    @odwight 489 ka din ba? same tayo ng IED, medyo nakakastress ang hirap magplan ng next move dahil napaka uncertain pa ng situation ng covid ngayon.

    oo 489 din ako. tagal nga tapos nababawasan yung months natin. hahaha. anyways, no choice just need to wait.... =P

  • ntmanalo08ntmanalo08 Posts: 13Member

    @odwight said:

    @ntmanalo08 said:

    @odwight said:

    @jake38 said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

    Oct pa naman ang IED ko, I'm currently monitoring kung ano maging development till nextweek then I will decide. Hoping for better situation. =)

    @odwight 489 ka din ba? same tayo ng IED, medyo nakakastress ang hirap magplan ng next move dahil napaka uncertain pa ng situation ng covid ngayon.

    oo 489 din ako. tagal nga tapos nababawasan yung months natin. hahaha. anyways, no choice just need to wait.... =P

    @odwight pakopya battle plan? ahahaha. have you tried applying for extension ng IED? nabanggit kasi nung agent ko na pede daw eh for compassionate reason (COVID-19). Indi ko lang alam kung may gumawa na nun. ahahaha

  • badblockzbadblockz ADLPosts: 39Member

    pwde nyo po i.email yung [email protected] para sa extension ng IED. most likely bibigyan kayo ng notice in pdf format na pwde pa rin kayo makapasok ng Aus beyond ng IED.

  • odwightodwight SingaporePosts: 181Member

    @ntmanalo08 said:

    @odwight said:

    @ntmanalo08 said:

    @odwight said:

    @jake38 said:

    @odwight said:
    for me the biggest consideration is finding job, baka mahirapan tayo kasi nga meron paring outbreak and its still in its peak period. baka wala kumuha or mag interview sa atin.

    pwede tayong makahanap ng matutuluyan(hotel ng last option) & 14 days quarantine is madali lang to stay @ home. yun nga lang yung job market.

    @odwight tama sir. tamang ipon ipon muna tayo dito habang doble ingat. yun din inaalala ko yung job hunting habang kasagsagan ng issue na ito. kelan po IED nyo?

    Oct pa naman ang IED ko, I'm currently monitoring kung ano maging development till nextweek then I will decide. Hoping for better situation. =)

    @odwight 489 ka din ba? same tayo ng IED, medyo nakakastress ang hirap magplan ng next move dahil napaka uncertain pa ng situation ng covid ngayon.

    oo 489 din ako. tagal nga tapos nababawasan yung months natin. hahaha. anyways, no choice just need to wait.... =P

    @odwight pakopya battle plan? ahahaha. have you tried applying for extension ng IED? nabanggit kasi nung agent ko na pede daw eh for compassionate reason (COVID-19). Indi ko lang alam kung may gumawa na nun. ahahaha

    Oo pwede ka mag email sa [email protected] para extend of i-waive yung EID, just what @badblockz mentioned. nag email na din ako sa kanila and nag reply naman sila na hindi magiging ground for cancellation of visa if hindi mo na fullfill yung IED dahil me COVID pa nga.

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