Code of Conduct
The Code of Conduct for registered migration agents is set out in legislation to regulate the conduct of registered migration agents. It prescribes your obligations towards your clients.
Provision for a Code of Conduct for migration agents is set out in Section 314 of the Migration Act 1958 and is prescribed in Schedule 2, Regulation 8 of the Migration Agents Regulations 1998.
Department of Immigration and Border Protection
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection is responsible for immigration and customs border policy.
The page introduces the Authority’s Consumer Guide. This guide has information about:
the migration advice profession
the functions of the Authority
the legislation regulating the migration advice profession
what a client can reasonably expect from a registered migration agent
Registered migration agents are required to provide the Consumer Guide (in English) to clients after agreeing to do work for them, but before starting that work.