DIBP ISSUES OUT SCAM WARNING
The Department of Immigration & Border Protection has issued the below warning:
We’ve become aware of a cold call scam from an individual claiming to represent the department. The scam caller demands immediate payment for a claimed penalty or fine.
Please note that we do not request payments over the phone or through international money transfer providers.
For proper ways to pay for an application, please visit: https://ethosmigration.com.au/. Protect yourself from migration fraud and scams: http://www.immi.gov.au/Help/Pages/fraud/migration-fraud-scams.aspx
Please ensure you are not taken advantage of, and always use a registered migration agent.