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Visas

Visa Finder

The Visa Finder can help you find the Australian visa most likely to meet your specific circumstances. It includes the most common Australian visas, but does not include every visa.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Applications and forms - Visas, Immigration and Refugees

Links to online and printable applications, information forms and booklets. Includes information on fees and charges, and health and character requirements for visa applications.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Business people - visas & immigration information

Overseas business people can apply for a visa to conduct short business visits, establish or manage a new or existing business, or invest in Australia.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Electronic application status inquiry

Links to the 'query application status' page for the Dept of Immigration and Citizenship ebusiness system, which allows you to check the status of your internet-submitted visa application.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

ETA (Electronic Travel Authority)

An ETA is an electronically stored authority equivalent to a visa. If you are planning a holiday visit or a short business trip to Australia, you will need to apply for either a visa or an ETA which allows you to spend up to 3 months in Australia.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

eVisitor visa online application

An eVisitor visa is an electronically stored authority for travel to Australia. An eVisitor is designed for people who are outside Australia and want to visit Australia for tourism or business purposes.You can apply for an eVisitor visa online. You will not receive a stamp or label in your passport, however you will be provided with a confirmation email for your records.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

The character requirement

Offers information to all non-citizens visa applicants seeking to enter or stay in Australia that must first be assessed against the Character Requirement.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Tourists - visa options

Provides information for people who wish to visit Australia for a holiday, sightseeing, social or recreational reasons, to visit relatives, friends or for other short-term non-work purposes.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Travel documents for entry to Australia

Everyone travelling to Australia must present a valid and approved travel document as evidence of their identity and nationality.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Visa Entitlement Verification Online (VEVO) for Visa Holders

Visa holders, who do not have a label in their passport, can confirm their current visa details.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Visitor visa online applications

Provides links to Electronic Travel Authority (ETA), eVisitor (subclass 651) and e600 Visitor visa (subclass 600) online applications.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

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