Biloela Tamil family deportation case: the truth behind the claims

Peter Dutton has also said the family have the option of applying to come to Australia once they return to Sri Lanka.

The deportation orders for the couple stipulate that under Australian law, deportations trigger re-entry bans from one to three years. The circumstances of Priya and Nades would push them into the three-year window.


Even then, re-entry to Australia would also first require that they pay back the cost of their deportation. {and the costs of their detention, reportedly up to $1 million.]