Testimonials - Emigration Services to Australia

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Franzi Taylor - your knowledge and professionalism has been second to none

I highly recommend Katrin and the amazing team at Intergate Emigration!

Thank you so much for all your support and guidance throughout our parent visa journey - your knowledge and professionalism has been second to none and we felt in safe hands at all times!

We are so grateful to finally have my mother in Australia with us and it has been such a smooth process to date thanks to your dedication and expertise.

Thank you!

Megan Richardson - We appreciate the high level of customer service provided

I am delighted to leave a review for Katrin and the Team. We could not have managed without them.

A special thanks goes to our agent Natanya. Her knowledge, her endless patience and support were insurmountable.

Our case was complex and had added complications. Katrin worked extra hours doing research to find solutions.

We are so grateful and really appreciate the high level of customer service provided.

We sincerely recommend Katrin and the team. We will be back very shortly to submit our next stage visa.

Jannes Mingram - You made the future for my wife and me in Australia possible

Dear Katrin,

Thank you so much for guidance, support and help on the path to PR.

After you made the partner-visa possible in 2019, you and your team have helped us to take the second step, 'upgrading' the provisional visa to PR.

You and your team have been guiding us through the process and made the future for my wife and me in Australia possible. My utmost appreciation for all your work!

With my deepest gratitude to you and your team, and fullest recommendation.

Anel Sweeney - worth every cent

We as the Sweeney family are proud to offer our recommendation of Maike Versfeld to whom we have got to known better over the last 3 years as our immigration agent.

During our relationship we have experienced an individual who works hard and carries herself in a polite, respectable manner.

Maike is a highly qualified person, she takes all your concerns in consideration. She listens to your needs and advise accordingly. She plans ahead and inform/prepare you for the next step. She is understanding and took our family's move very seriously.

We are extremely satisfied with Maike's service, it is worth every cent. We recommend Maike and her team to anyone. We shared all our concerns with Maike and she replied to every email. She arrange phone calls when emailing is unclear.

We did not have to re-submit any paperwork , all was done once. We thank you Maike for your kind words when we were worried. We can not think how difficult it could have been if this was not handled by you,


Kylee Preston - absolutely phenomenal from the word go

Maike and her team were absolutely phenomenal from the word go.

Maike was always available, professional and went to great lengths to ensure a positive outcome for myself and my family when gaining PR for Australia.

Maike thinks strategically and knows the immigration game backwards and we would not recommend anyone else to assist in this stressful process!

Thank you Maike and team!

Gwen Reddy - passionate about making families dreams come true

Maike is an amazing soul who is involved and always available.

We started our process in January 2020 and then lockdown hit SA. Maike negotiated with the OT Council in Australia to have my documents sent via email for the skills assessment, which was unusual that early in lockdown. She impressed the urgency on the OTC and the government as I was reaching my age limit.

Everything was fast tracked, considering the state of the world in 2020.

I highly recommend Maike, who is not only efficient, but also passionate about making families dreams come true.

Thank you Maike.

Megan Hughes - clarity, support and solid advice throughout a complex process

Immigration during a pandemic can only be described as confusing and stressful but Maike offered clarity, support and solid advice throughout a complex process.

Maike does not sugar-coat the difficulties and challenges that immigration poses, nor does she pretend to have answers she does not. She, and her team, can be relied upon to provide excellent advice, regular updates, swift responses and all the guidance you will need to get you through the mountains of paperwork and government hurdles that are involved with immigration.

I could not recommend Maike and her team more.

Thank you for everything!

Leah Allen - You went above and beyond to help make this possible!

I highly recommend Katrin, Maike and their team at Intergate Emigration! They made what seemed to me a frighteningly daunting and almost impossible visa application process so incredibly easy, and dare I say, enjoyable!

From the first consultation with Katrin, to Maike’s final review, I felt assured that I was in professional, capable hands.

A special shout out to Natanya who guided me through the whole process!

There was no question to silly or too many. You were always so friendly and helpful and went above and beyond to help make this possible!

Thank you!

Louisa Howes - always able to assist immediately

A very big compliment and thank you to Katrin-Maja O'Flynn and Natanya Mostert (du Plessis) of Intergate Emigration for a job well done in assisting me in procuring our Prospective Marriage Visa 300.

They services from the time we started dealing with them in February 2020 from putting together the relevant documentation until the very day we received our visa on the 23rd July 2021 was not only on a professional level, but they took it to the next level. They were always able to assist immediately whenever I asked for assistance throughout the entire process and were always very very patient and kind with me at any given time.

I was so extremely overwhelmed as to how fast we received our visas - it actually took 2,5 months for the approval. I am so looking forward to finally re-uniting with the love of my life all thanks to you guys, after being separated for almost 18 months.

I would definitely and without a doubt highly recommend Katrin and her team to anyone looking to getting their Australian Visa.

Zak & Angelique - You have certainly made the entire process seamless

We are forever grateful for all the help you have provided us, without you and your team, none of this would have been possible. All our hopes, dreams and expectations have definitely been far exceeded. Zak and I now look forward to travelling together as a couple, which we never thought would have been possible before September-October.

You have certainly made the entire process seamless and it was our absolute pleasure working with you and the entire team at Intergate Emigration. Never have I experienced a team so knowledgeable, passionate, understanding, hard-working and patient. I would also like to mention that I admire the level of attention to detail you and your entire team had throughout our application process and for providing us with so much helpful advice.

Once again, thank you for all that you have done!

Johan, Hannelie, Jan and Leane - We really appreciate the great lengths you went to

Dear Natanya and Maike,

We really appreciate the great lengths you went to in assisting us under the circumstances where we had very limited information and resources. It was very professional of you to be able to  use the previous information from our Parent Visa  application. Once again - thank you sincerely.

Dale and Kate - The most swift and efficient process I've ever experienced

Hi Maike, Katrin and Natanya,

This has literally been the most swift and efficient process I have ever experienced in my life. Less than 6 months from start to end…where we were expecting closer to 2 years. You have all been fabulous to work with and trust me, I have already referred many people to you.

I want to thank you so much for all you have done for us and giving us the key to start the chapter of our lives that we have been wanting to start.

I will read all the documents later and advise on any queries, etc.

Have a great week!

Thanks so much again!

Johan and Sunet - We will definitely recommend you to our friends and family


We are delighted to receive the news that our visa has been approved!

On behalf of my family I thank you and your team for your dedication and sense of urgency right through the application process. Thank you for your guidance and professionalism throughout the journey.

We are privileged to be in position of the visa and we know it wouldn’t have been possible without your valued contribution.

We will definitely recommend you to our friends and family.


Johan and Sunet

Joshua - You've gone the extra mile

Hi Katrin,

Just to say thanks so much for all of your and Maike's help throughout. You really have been fantastic and have gone the extra mile assisting us with prompt answers to all our questions.

We wish you all the best.

Lara - I have referred many people to you

Hello there Katrin

Just wanted to thank you again for helping us get here. We are absolutely in love with Tassie and are settling in very very well.

I have referred many people to you as truly - you are absolutely brilliant.

Again - from the absolute bottom of my heart - thank you. My son and soon-to-arrive daughter are safe. And truly it's all thanks to you.

Phillip - professional, helpful and always at the ready

Hi Maike

This is fantastic news =D ! I am overjoyed to have received this. I would be remiss if I did not extend my heartfelt gratitude for all you, Katrin and everyone in your team did to make this happen for me.

You were professional, helpful and always at the ready to attend to every and all my concerns and questions. Your dedication, expertise and attentiveness allowed this process to proceed seamlessly. I have been able to rest easy knowing that my application was in good hands. I cannot thank you all enough and I am extremely grateful for making this process an easy one for me :)

I will definitely complete a recommendation for you and Katrin on LinkedIn :) already when people ask me how I went about this Emigration process I speak about how you have made it possible for me.

I might still bother you on the odd occasion will a few questions about the transition there but I’ll make sure to go the booklet and familiarize myself with the information therein.

Thank you for all of this. I’m extremely pleased :)

Mark and Nicola - We are beyond grateful!

Hi Katrina and Maike,

This is fantastic news!!

We would just like to thank you and Maike! We want you to know how much we appreciate the excellent service you have provided in the past few years and helping us get our visas for Australia. We are beyond grateful for all the effort and time both of you spent on are applications and helping us understand the processes we needed to follow to get to this stage! Thanks for helping us through the difficult challenges and all the support!


Alwyn van Zyl - Maike changed my life!

It was fantastic to work with Maike. She assisted me with the Australia visa application and acted professionally all through the process. It gave me great comfort to entrust such an important life changing process to her. I would highly recommend Maike to anyone. She really did change my life.

The Britz Family - It will be our privilege to offer a five star recommendation

Dearest Katrin & Maike,

On behalf of the Britz family we would like to express our heartfelt gratitude for your expert guidance and never ending support through this tedious and often exhausting process!

The personal touch form both of you did not go unnoticed. We appreciate the phone calls from Hamburg, Germany and Cape Town, South Africa.

There were times we thought that this would not become a reality, but your calm demeanour and words of encouragement paved the way for emigration to South Australia.

We look forward with sense of trepidation, starting this new adventure. However, we feel like children on Christmas eve who cannot wait to open our new presents.

It will be our privilege to offer a five star recommendation for the services provided by the Integrate-Emigration team during the last 18 month journey.

Keep up the excellent work!

Lara - We never felt like 'just another case'

We had the absolute pleasure of working on our immigration process with Katrin Maja O'Flynn from Intergate.

It was a crazy journey as we are a complex case and only had the bare minimum points needed. Katrin guided us efficiently, effectively and with endless patience. She went above and beyond her basic duties sending us plenty extra information.

We never felt like "just another case" to Katrin, which for me was the most important thing. She grasped the fact that she was dealing with a family seeking to change their future and that she held that future in her hands. When there were bumps in the road and I was scared, Katrin called me and handled me with such kindness and empathy.

We just can't thank you enough Katrin. Thanks to you, generations of our family to come will be safe. I simply would not recommend you take this journey with any other company - Intergate and Katrin especially are absolutely brilliant."

Bronwyn - You have made the process so easy and stress free!

Hi Katrin & Maike,

Thank you so much for all your hard work and expertise!

It has been 322 days since we signed our mandate with you to guide us along this journey! We couldn’t be happier right now to have received our Visa grant. Both you and Maike have made the entire process so easy and stress-free. Everything happened within the time-frames you gave us and there were no unrealistic expectations given. Your professionalism and knowledge in the whole process was awesome!

We can’t recommend you both and Intergate enough :) Thanks again for all you have done in helping us achieve our goal! THANK-YOU! THANK-YOU! THANK-YOU!

Kind Regards,


Phillip - Don't think I could've done it without you!

Hi Maike

That’s excellent news :D I must say this is a big weight off my shoulders and now I can focus on getting a good score for my English Test.

Thank you for all your assistance with my Skills Assessment, Maike. I don’t think I would have been able to complete it without your guidance and expertise. I’m really happy about the positive outcome and excited about the next stage in my journey.

Best Regards


nico and adri botha - Intergate Emigration is the BEST!

To whom it may concern:

We can gladly recommend Intergate Emigration to any one aspiring to emigrate or just for a visitors visa.

We contacted Intergate in February 2016, and they were extremely helpful and patient with all our emigration questions and concerns.  They also helped us to obtain Visitors Visas quickly.

When we decided to emigrate, we had the pleasure of working with Maike and later Katrin.  The team was wonderful and we really felt that they  were invested in our case .  They were patient and always answered all our emails without complaining.  They are professional and they made sure we had all the documents before it was requested.

Intergate Emigration is the BEST!

Mari - Making a complicated process uncomplicated

We started our initial assessments just before the legislation was changed in 2017 and Katrin and her team navigated us through this with our specific considerations to successfully obtain our visas within 9 months.

We never felt unsure as to what needed to be done next, there were clear instructions for every step and any questions we had were answered promptly and to the level of detail required. Making a complicated process uncomplicated.

Thank you!

Odette, Arnold and the girls - We'd like to thank you again!

Hi Katrin
As we celebrate our ‘we left the country a year ago’ we would like to thank you yet again for making a dream come true! We are so fortunate and grateful.
Hope you’re both doing well.

Simon - I cannot thank you enough!

Good afternoon Katrin,
This is outstanding news and I can not thank you enough for making this happen. I am over the moon.
I had better start looking for flights. Again thank you for your hard work and I look forward to working with you again in regards to any future immigration work.
I wish you a pleasant week and all the best for the future.

Vagyim and Roxanne - We received the visa within 4 weeks!

We would like to thank Katrin Maja O’Flynn Australian/New Zealand immigration lawyer, for her outstanding and remarkable job in helping us get a partner visa grant for Australia. We were extremely happy to find out that we received the visa within 4 weeks, which usually can take much longer.

Katrin is a positive and motivating person. She is very professional in her field. Katrin has
been very supportive and organized the whole time. She is very trust worthy and
quick to respond to any questions we had.

We are extremely grateful to have had Katrin by our side. We highly recommend her as a great immigration lawyer, who will, with no doubt, do her absolute best.

Thank you for all your kindness!

Barbara & Wojciech & Milenka - always being ready to answer our questions

We would like to thank you for all the work you have done with our applications!
It has been a bit stressful time for us, and we really much appreciate your help, always being ready to answer our questions and give advice.
We would like to wish you Merry Christmas and all the best in the New Year :)))
Whenever you find yourself in WA, you are welcome to come over :)

Tharina - It's been an absolute pleasure dealing with you!

Good Morning Katrin

It has been an absolute pleasure working with you. Your knowledge of the steps involved made a very complex process easy and attainable. Thank you for your guidance and availability throughout. It would have seem unsurmountable if not for you.

Tiaan - We only received VIP service!

Good Day Intergate Staff

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all your professional services. My wife and I started the process in August 2016 to migrate to Australia, and from the very beginning where Cara Snow helped us, we only have received VIP service.

Thank you Cara Snow for all your help and that you went the extra mile to help us with all our queries. The 100 phone calls and e-mails you took, and still be as friendly and profession as you are.

A very special thank you to Katrin Maja O’Flynn who answered my ten thousand phone calls and emails. You are surely the most patient and friendliest person, even though we never met face to face.

I would like to thank you for your support and for making our dream come true. We have our visas now, and are on our way to explore the unknown, and to begin a new life in Australia. You have done so much for us.

Thank you for everything! Even when I got impatient and phoned you like 100 times per week, you weere professional and always friendly. I would recommend you to everyone I know.

Please enjoy the festive season and keep up the excellent service.

Georgina - A premium service!

We worked with Katrin this year on a private visa application for Australia with incredible success. She is fast to respond, offers useful suggestions and went through every path that was open to us before we made our final decision on which visa to apply for.

With a sound knowledge of the immigration system, Katrin is able to use her experience to provide a useful estimation of processing and time frames. The process can be daunting, but Katrin ensured that we knew at every stage exactly what was required of us.

From our initial consultation right through to the successful grant of the visa, Katrin offers a premium service and I highly recommend her to anyone.

Paul - It's been a pleasure working with Katrin!

Katrin assisted us with our immigrating to Australia. We found Katrin extremely proficient & dedicated, even when we ran into problems or had doubts, she was extremely helpful and reassuring. It's been a real pleasure working with her. Seldom have I been able to recommend someone with such confidence.

Joreen - This feeling is unreal!


This is the best news ever!!! Wow – I cannot explain to you what emotions are going through me right now – I knew it would feel great getting the grants, but this feeling is unreal!!!

Thank you so much for everything!

Wicus - What a great way to start the day!

This is great news. What an awesome way to start the day.

Thanks for this and for all the help and guidance. I can only commend the way in which you dealt with my application. Your professionalism and positive approach was always reassuring.

M.L. Grobler - It was an absolute pleasure dealing with you!

From my side, I would like to say a BIG THANK YOU for the services rendered!

It was an absolute pleasure dealing with you. The guidance provided during the entire process was of the highest quality.

I’ve already recommended you to various friends and acquaintances and I will continue to do so going forward.

LJ - Without a doubt I will recommend your services

Without a doubt I will recommend your services to any person that wants to emigrate overseas. From the very beginning you have stood by us and guided us through the process. I could remember times when I almost wanted to give up, yet your professionalism and character pulled us through till the end.

I have never worked with such a professional company as Intergate Emigration in my life.

Thanks again for all the support and guidance.

Lauren, Johan, Mia and Kylie - Impeccable service and support!

Thank you so much for your impeccable service and support. Thank you to the Intergate Team for the efforts they put into providing an outstanding service that has provided the hope we need for a brighter future.

G - You really came through for me

That’s really great news – many thanks! I was just getting nervous but you really came through for me. You’re  a real champion!

Howard and Marion - An absolute star!

Thanks so much Perry. I thought this was going to have a bad ending but as I said on the phone you have been an absolute star. I will bring you a bunch of flowers to your offices when I get back.

Natalie - You guys are all stars!

Thanks again for all your help and I will recommend you guys to anyone travelling to Aus or New Zealand!!!

You guys are all stars!! Everyone I dealt with at your offices were so helpful and understanding of my stress!!  And I feel that you are as excited to have got the visa as we are!!  Okay enough babbling now. :) Thank you.

Rickus - A pleasure dealing with you!

I am very full of XXXX, and not much impresses me…but hell, It truly is a pleasure dealing with you!!!!!!

Many thanx!


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