Joshua Scotland

Joshua Scotland


Immigration Lawyer / Migration Agent


Josh obtained academic success in his law degree at the University of Technology Sydney and received distinctions in Administrative Law, Advocacy, Legal Skills and Equity and Trusts. Josh was also the winner of the 2010 UTS Law Client Interview Competition.

Joshu2019s understanding of immigration law and the law relating to administrative decision making makes him an effective advocate for his migration clients.


  • Having lived in Mexico, Chile and Spain Josh speaks Spanish, and is able to assist Spanish speaking clients with:
  • family stream visas, such as a partner visa, (including de facto and same-sex couples);
  • skills-based visas;
  • visas where the applicant has been living in Australia with no visa for several years but is now in a relationship with an Australian;
  • Ministerial intervention, or waiver of the health criteria for issue of a permanent visa;
  • a visa for a carer to look after a family member living in Australia; and
  • visas based on humanitarian (refugee) grounds.

Josh is dedicated to developing an understanding of his clientu2019s individual circumstances and cultural background so as to provide the best possible service.



  • B.A. (Macquarie University)
  • J.D. (University of Technology Sydney)
  • MARN: 1279316