Using a Migration Agent
If you choose to use a migration agent, you should use a registered migration agent. In Australia, agents must be registered with the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (MARA).
Information about easily finding registered agents and the dangers of using unregistered agents is available.
See: Don't Get Caught Out by Unregistered Agents
Information on whether you need to use an agent, how to find a registered migration agent, your obligations, getting a refund and notifying the department.
Information about migration agents who operate outside Australia.
There are people who can assist you without being registered (exempt persons), information and services available on the department's website, and community organisations which may be able to help you.
Information and services are available on the department's website to help you.
Information about reporting problems with migration agents.
Learn about migration fraud and discover the truth about misleading information used by fraudulent operators.