35 Department of External Affairs to Officer and Ballard

Cablegrams 40, 65 CANBERRA, 16 April 1947

MOST IMMEDIATE

You have had authority to issue diplomatic and official visas without reference to Canberra. Please regard this authority as suspended in relation to Netherlands nationals or employees. Until further notice all such applications must be referred to us.

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