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Visitor Visa Services and Consultation 

Everyone who wishes to fly down to Australia must have a visitor visa. Unless you are an Australian citizen or Australian PR holder, you are strictly required to apply for one. Only New Zealand passport holders can apply for the visa upon their arrival to the country. You can browse through a range of visa options and pick the one which suits your best interest. For a visitor visa, you must submit all the details beforehand. 

It is essential to apply for your visa ahead of time to ensure a smooth journey. It will help if you prepare to wheel through the entire process in case of visa issues. There are a variety of issues that you could find along the way that may cause the process to be delayed or result in your visa application face rejection. Let’s look at the different subclasses of Australian visitor visas, their benefits, requirements, and eligibility criteria. 

Visitor Visas

Subclasses of Australian visitor visa

Visitor Visa – 600

Electronic Travel Authority – 601

eVisitor – 651

Approved Destination Status stream – 600

Business Visitor stream – 600

Sponsored family stream – 600

Visitor Visa – 600

This type of visa allows you to travel to Australia on account of a holiday getaway, visits to family and friends, and for purposes other than business or medical treatment. Visitors who want to explore Australia under one year can avail themselves of visa benefits. It is a temporary visa that is only valid for a set period. It offers exciting deals to students and entrepreneurs who wish to expand their business or complete their course during three months. However, the applicant must fulfill all the criteria. They must provide all the required documents, provide the purpose of the visit, and promise to return to the home country before the visa expiry date. This visa is for people who cannot sign up for the Electronic Travel Authority visa or eVisitor visa.

Electronic Travel Authority – 601

The Electronic Travel Authority visa is valid for one year, within which interested individuals can visit Australia any number of times they want and stay for three months each visit. To be eligible for this visa, you must apply anywhere outside Australia and have a valid passport. Additionally, you must meet the requirements of Australia’s health requirement, character requirement, have paid their debts (in case of any) to the Australian government, and must serve the best interest of any applicant under 18. 

eVisitor – 651

The eVisitor visa is similar to the Electronic Travel Authority visa. It is valid for 12 months and allows an unspecified number of entries, and one can stay up to 3 months as well. The eVisitor visa is provided for short-term stays in Australia for tourism or business purposes. In addition, the eVisitor program requires qualifying foreign citizens to study or train in Australia for up to three months.

Approved Destination Status stream – 600

This visa is for you if you are from China! Citizens from certain pockets of China visiting Australia on tour can apply for this stream. However, an approved travel agent must organize your tour. For this visa, you must meet Australia’s health requirement, meet their character requirement, have paid their debts (in case of any) to the Australian government, and have no ill intentions.  

Business Visitor stream – 600

This visa stream allows you to organize business-related work in Australia. For this, you must be a real tourist who is visiting Australia for business purposes and must be outside Australia when applying. With this visa, you can participate in a meeting or trade show to inquire about general business or job opportunities. For this visa, you must meet Australia’s health requirement, meet their character requirement, have paid their debts (in case of any) to the Australian government, and have no ill intentions.  

Sponsored family stream – 600

When sponsored by an Australian citizen or Australian PR holder, this visa allows the family to visit Australia. It offers exciting deals to enthusiasts who wish to complete any course during a three-month interval. You must have a willing sponsor for this visa, and secondly, you must not extend your visit beyond three months. For this visa, you must meet Australia’s health requirement, meet their character requirement, have paid their debts (in case of any) to the Australian government, and have no ill intentions.  

Book an appointment with a visitor visa migration agent today!

The process leading up to acquiring a visitor visa can be a tricky one. People usually borrow the guidance of skilled agents for the process to devoid of any errors. We offer similar visa-related services at our firm of Australian Visa Lawyer. Connect with us to book an appointment on our website for a detailed understanding of the whole process.  We cover most of the above visa subclasses for advice. Our main aim is to meet the needs of our customers. We take into account the problems faced during this procedure.