The wait for a partner visa to be approved and then the wait for permanent residency can be long, frustrating and scary if the relationship ends before permanent residency has been awarded. However, the end of the relationship does not mean that the partner visa is automatically cancelled. There are a number of circumstances where the non-Australian partner can still receive permanent residency based on a partner visa. The process can be daunting, but a good immigration attorney can guide you through what to do next.
19 January 2022