Can I Sponsor my Brother to Australia?

Can I Sponsor my Brother to Australia

How can I sponsor my brother to Australia? The better question is, can I sponsor my brother to visit Australia? If you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident then yes, you can sponsor your brother to Australia on a visitor visa. 

You can sponsor family members, including brothers, on a subclass 600 (family sponsored stream) visitor visa.

To be a relative, you must be an applicant’s:

A sponsor can’t be a:

These visas can be granted up to 12 months. The length of grant will depend on your individual circumstances.

You can find more information on the family sponsored visitor visas here.


Invitation Letter for Visitor Visa Template

Sponsoring a friend or family member to Australia? It’s important to get the invitation letter right.

If you need a bit of a hand, we have available a sample invitation letter available for purchase for just A$8.99:


It’s also important to note that an invitation letter is just one part of the visa application process. You’ll also need to gather other documents, such as your passport and proof of financial stability, and submit them with your application form to the Department.