This form can be used to withdraw an application for review before the Migration and Refugee Division.
An application for review can be withdrawn at any time prior to a decision being made on the review. Upon receiving this completed form, we will consider whether the application for review is validly withdrawn.Where we decide that an application for review is withdrawn, we cannot take any further action on the application for review, the decision under review remains unchanged, and the Department of Home Affairs is notified of the withdrawal.
If you wish to withdraw applications made by your family members, you must have their authority to do so.For cases where an application fee has been paid, the application fee cannot be refunded unless:•the withdrawal has followed the death of a review applicant, or the death of a visa applicant, or•the withdrawal has followed the grant of a visa of the same class (other than on a reconsideration of the points score); or•in relation to an application for a parent visa, the visa applicant applied for another parent visa after the review application was lodged and the visa applicant wishes to have a decision made on the application for the other parent visa.The refund cheque will be made payable to the review applicant. We will only make the refund cheque payable to another person if the review applicant has provided us with a written authorisation to do so. The refund cheque will be sent to the review applicant or if an authorised recipient has been nominated, to the authorised recipient.