Visitor Visa Australia Processing Time

How long does it take to get an Australian tourist visa? Well, that depends which visitor visa you are applying for! You can read about which visitor visa you are eligible for here. At time of writing we are still massively impacted by COVID (August 2021), currently the Australian tourist visa processing times are: eVisitor (Subclass 651) – 11 – …

Is a Return Ticket Required for a Visitor Visa to Australia?

You do not have to have a return ticket for your visitor visa to Australia. However, you do need to demonstrate that you are a ‘genuine temporary entrant’. One of the ways the Department likes to see this, is by you having a return plane ticket. It is possible that if you don’t have a return ticket, you may be …

Australian Visa Photo Requirements

When you apply for an Australian visa, you will need to provide a passport-sized photograph of yourself with your application. Photographs must be 45mm x 35mm, head and shoulders only against a plain background, facing the camera and taken during the last 12 months.

Visitor Visa Subclass 600 Extension

Lots of people want to know how to extend their visitor visa subclass 600 while in Australia. You cannot extend the Visitor Visa (Subclass 600). However, if you do not have a condition 8503 on your visa, then you can apply for another visitor visa while you are onshore. If you wish to stay longer than your visa allows, then …

Australia Visitor Visa Fee

How much do Australian tourist visas cost? The visitor visa fee will depend on which type of Australian visitor visa you apply for. There are three types of Australian visitor visas: eVisitor (Subclass 651) – there is no visa fee Electronic Travel Authority (Subclass 601) – $20 Visitor Visa (Subclass 600) – $145. If you apply for the Sponsored Family …