Category Archives: Paperwork

Census Day

Census day in Australia today – they have one every 10 years just like in Pommie Land – in fact they have them in the same exact years – YES – they copy us Pommies for EVERYTHING… MDF’s mum was … Continue reading

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Insurance, Insurance

More paperwork to be done – HO HUM – YAWN. First up – Ambulance insurance. When us Pommies get knocked over we have to pay for our own ambulances – YES – IT’S TRUE! Actually, not just us Pommies, but … Continue reading

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The First House Viewing

We still had the Bondi/Bronte area to look at in our suburb checking out, but we were getting the sneaking suspicion that we would end up in Balmain. We like Balmain – Balmain is cool! With this in mind we … Continue reading

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AQIS Customs Forms

This being paperwork week, I filled out the 4 (yes – four) page form required so that they will let our stuff into Australia. Our 3 boxes of possesions arrived on a ship on a Sunday 10th so they say. … Continue reading

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Electronic Visas

Technology being what it is now, they often don’t bother to stick bits of paper in your passport anymore to say you are allowed in. Both me and MDF are visa-sticker less, and to authenticate us, we are looked up … Continue reading

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Tax File Numbers

If you earn any money in Australia then the ATO (Australian Tax Office) would like to know about it. For this purpose everyone gets a tax file number. It’s sort of like a National Insurance Number – all your income … Continue reading

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