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1.1.D.95 Departure prohibition order


From 1 January 2017, the Secretary can make a DPO, preventing a person with a debt under the PPLAct from leaving Australia.

For detailed information see 6.3.7.

Act reference: PPLAct section 200A Secretary may make departure prohibition orders

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