2.3.1 Residency requirements

Australian citizen

For the purposes of the Scheme, an Australian citizen is defined as a person who is an Australian citizen within the meaning of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007.

Permanent resident

For the purposes of the Scheme, a permanent resident is defined as a person who is a permanent resident within the meaning of the Australian Citizenship Act 2007.

Act reference: NRSAct Part 2.2 Division 2 Entitlement to redress under the scheme

Australian Citizenship Act 2007

Last reviewed: 13 August 2018