Visit Visa

You might come to Australia for reasons such as holidays, sightseeing, social or recreational reasons, to visit relatives, friends, to be a business visitor or for other short-term non-work things like medical treatment or medical consultations.


You might be able to get this visa if you are travelling to Australia:

  • as a visitor
  • for business visitor activities
  • to visit family
  • Have a valid travel document, such as a passport
  • International travel history for the past five years (Have 3-4 country visit).
  • Be in good health
  • Convince an immigration officer that you have ties—such as a job, home, financial assets or family—that will take you back to your home country
  • Have enough money for your stay
  • Medical exam


How to Apply:

  • complete the correct form for the stream you are applying for
  • lodge your form and your documents with us
  • Pay the visa application charge when you apply.

Prepare your documents

  • You need to provide documents to prove the claims you make in the application. The documents are listed in the Document checklist.
  • Some documents could take some time to obtain. You should have them ready when you lodge the application to reduce any delays in processing.
  • This visa allows only temporary visits to Australia. If you are from a country with a high rate of Visitor visa non-compliance, it is in your interests to provide additional documentation that shows your intention to comply with the conditions of the visa.


This visa lets you visit Australia as a tourist or for business for a temporary stay for up to three, six or 12 months.​