If you wish to go to Australia for tourism, seeing your relatives or friends, pre-arranged medical treatment or short-term study (3 months or less) and your intention is not to work during your stay, you may apply for a visitor visa.
This category of visa has been designed for people who want to come to Australia for:
1. Tourism (sightseeing)
2. Seeing relatives or friends
3. Pre-arranged medical treatment or consultation
4. Short-term study
There are four Visitor Visa classes:
Short stay Visitor
This class for a stay of 3 months or less, and includes the following subclass: Tourist (short stay) – to sightsee, travel, visit friends and relatives, care for a dependent who is in Australia on a student visa, and be involved in other short-term non-working activities.
Long stay visitor
This class for a stay of 3 months or more, and includes the following subclass:
Tourist (long stay) - to sightsee, travel, visit friends and relatives, care for a dependent who is in Australia on a student visa, and be involved in other short-term non-working activities.
Long stay visitors are usually given a 6 month stay in Australia. Exceptions can include aged parents visiting children (up to 1 year stay) or a parent caring for a young child enrolled in formal studies ( 11 months renewable each year for the length of the course)
This class is for medical treatment, either elective or emergency. Anyone accompanying you must also apply for a medical treatment visa. This class includes the following subclasses:
Medical treatment (short stay) – for stay of 3 months or less
Medical treatment (long stay) – for stay of more than 3 months
If an Australian citizen or permanent resident is going to guarantee your stay, you can apply for this class visitor visa. This visa is for a stay of 3 months and less, and allows only one single entry. It includes the following subclasses:
Sponsored Business Visitor (short stay)
Sponsored Family Visitor (short stay)
This class of Visitor Visa includes a mandatory condition 8503 - no further stay. This means that you will not be able to apply for another visa while in Australia and your sponsor may be requested to lodge a security bond. The amount of the security bond is generally between A $5,000 and A $10,000.
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Please complete with as much information as possible and submit it to Australian Visa & Migration Consultancy Services
Family migration is to allow for certain people to join their relatives in Australia . read more
Business Skilled Migration
The current Business Migration Program aims to attract business people with a proven track read more
Student Visas allow international students to travel to and from Australia and live in Australia read more
Not all visa holders who travel to Australia can convert or extend their visas within Australia. read more
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