How can I find out when someone came to Australia?
If you arrived in Australia before 1 January 1973, you might find your arrival record by searching the passenger arrivals index in our RecordSearch database. The passenger arrivals index has more than 10 million records, including: arrival by air at all airports from 1965 to 1972.
How do I look up immigration records?
Freedom of Information and Privacy Act (FOIA)
Use our online FOIA system to request your own immigration record, another person’s immigration record, or non-A-File information such as policies, data, or communications.
Who migrated to Australia in the 1960s?
The second wave of post-war immigration arrived in the 1950s and 1960s, and consisted of those seeking employment and better living conditions. These included migrants from Italy, Greece, Malta, Croatia and Turkey. These programs were an enormous success.
How do I find my immigration records UK?
Use the England’s Immigrants database to search for records of immigrants living in England between 1330 and 1550. These records are drawn from alien subsidy returns in E 179 (see section 9.2) and letters of denization in C 67 (see section 9.4).
How do I trace a family member in Australia?
Tracing Friends and Relatives in Australia
- Australian telephone books can be searched online, white pages and yellow pages.
- Immigration records can be accessed at the National Archives of Australia which holds records relating to immigration to Australia in the 20th century.