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  • Stunning beaches
  • The wildlife is diverse and wonderful
  • Too-good-to-be-true road trips
  • Adventurer’s paradise
  • Experience ancient aboriginal cultures

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If you intend to travel to Australia on a vacation or for sightseeing, then the Australia Visit Visa is the right choice. Australia offers multiple types of visit visas based on your purpose of visiting and you can apply for visit visas under Subclass 600/601/651/444/461/417 and 462.

Australia Visit Visa Details:

The Australia tourist visa is used by individuals, friends, and businesspeople visiting Australia to promote short-term travel and tourism. This visa is divided into three categories:

Tourist visitor: a person who travels to Australia for leisure or to see friends and family. You may apply for this from anywhere in the world, including Australia.

Business visitor: For businesspeople who wish to make short trips for the purpose of doing business, negotiating, or attending events. You must apply for this from a location other than Australia.

Sponsored family visitor: Family members outside Australia who are sponsored for a visit visa by an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

Visitor visas to Australia with a longer validity is given to parents of Australian citizens and Permanent Residents.

Australia Tourist Visa Processing time:

  • Tourist visitor- 75% of applications: 21 days/90% of applications: 34 days
  • Business visitor- 75% of applications: 21 days/90% of applications: 34 days
  • Sponsored family visitor – 75% of applications: 54 days/90% of applications: 64 days
Processing time of Australia Tourist Visa:

The processing time is dependent on various factors:

  • Submission of all required documents at the time of application
  • Response to requests for additional information
  • Time taken to get additional information on your health and character
  • Your response time to requests for additional information
  • Decision on your visa application is based on the information and documents you provide

It is advisable to make your visa application much before your travel date and avoid making travel arrangements till your visa is granted.

What you can and cannot do with an Australia visitor visa

  • You cannot work on this visa
  • This visa allows you to travel and stay across Australia
  • The visa is typically issued for a period between 3 months to one year

Australia visit visa requirements

The Australia tourist visa requirements include:
  • Proof of having sufficient funds to cover trip costs
  • Have no criminal record and must comply with all Australian laws
  • Meet all health standards and submit medical records as necessary
  • Show valid documentation and invitation letters from sponsors
  • Valid passport
  • Recent passport size-colored photographs
  • Confirmed return air tickets
  • Trip itinerary
  • Bank statements of the last 6 months
  • Travel insurance
  • Invitation letter: If visiting relatives or friends, a letter of invitation from the relative or friend in Australia

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How much is the Australia visit visa fee?

The cost of the visit visa depends on the passport you hold and the length of your stay. It might cost you somewhere ranging from 145 dollars to 1065 Australian dollars.

What is the Australia visit visa processing time?

Processing time of various visa subcategories

  • Tourist visitor- 75% of applications: 21 days/90% of applications: 34 days
  • Business visitor- 75% of applications: 21 days/90% of applications: 34 days
  • Sponsored family visitor – 75% of applications: 54 days/90% of applications: 64 days
How long can you stay in Australia on a tourist visa?

The visa permits for multiple visits, which means you can leave and return to Australia as often as you want within the 12-month period. Each visit is limited to a maximum of 6 months.

How many times I can visit Australia on a tourist visa?

This visa permits you to visit Australia as many times as you like for up to a year, with each visit lasting three months. This visa is accessible to citizens of a variety of countries and regions who do not reside in Australia.

Can I extend my tourist visa in Australia?

Unless there are extraordinary circumstances, you can only extend your stay in Australia on a Visitor visa for a total of 12 months or less. If you are denied a new visa, you must depart Australia before your current visa expires.

How early can I apply for the visa?

Applicants can apply up to 90 days before their departure date. To account for any unexpected processing delays, the Embassy suggests that you apply at least thraee weeks prior to your travel date.

Is the visa valid for Austria only?

Austrian visas are issued by the Austrian Embassy, as well as visas for the other Schengen countries. The Consulate General’s Schengen visa grants access to a total of 24 Schengen nations. However, the Austrian Visa Application Centre will only accept Schengen Visa applications if Austria is the country with period of maximum stay.

What is the visa I will have to apply for?

Type C – for less than 90 days

Type D – beyond 90 days

You must apply for an Austrian Schengen Visa if you plan to visit the nation for tourism and leisure, business, visiting friends or family, official visits, medical care, or short-term study and research.

Depending on your reasons for visiting the Schengen Region and the frequency of your visits, the Schengen Consulate may give you a single, double, or multiple-entry visa valid for 90 days.

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