Partner visa online applications

Start an application

To start an online application you will need to login to your ImmiAccount. If you do not have an ImmiAccount you will be prompted to create one.

You must add as much information as possible before you submit your application. Applications with missing information might take longer to finalise.

When completing your online application you must not copy and paste bullet points, numbering, accents etc from formatted documents into the free text fields. Only use numbers 0 – 9 and letters A – Z (upper and lower case), dashes '-' and underscores '_'.​​​

If you are applying to migrate or remain in Australia as the partner of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen, the following forms and supporting information need to be completed and submitted by you and your sponsor.  You will need to ensure that the 47SP form- Application for migration to Australia by a partner is submitted online before your sponsor can submit their 40SP form – Sponsorship for a partner to migrate to Australia. The sponsor will need your Transaction Reference Number in order to complete their sponsorship form.

​Application type
Who is this for
Link
Form 47SP Application for migration to Australia by a partner For the partner of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to apply for a subclass 300, 309/100 or 820/801 visa. Start application for migration to Australia by a partner
Form 40SP Sponsorship for a partner to migrate to Australia For an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to sponsor their partner for a subclass 300, 309/100 or 820/801 visa. Start sponsorship for a partner to migrate to Australia

To complete an application you will be required to attach supporting documentation. You will need to check the relevant document checklist for the visa you are applying for:

Applicants who are eligible for Partner (Permanent) visa processing

If you currently hold a subclass 309 or subclass 820 visa and it has been two years since you lodged your original partner visa application, the following forms and supporting information need to be completed and submitted by you and your sponsor.

Use the Permanent partner visa calculator to help you determine if you are eligible for Partner (Permanent) visa processing.

Important: Do not submit the information for permanent stage processing if you:

  • do not hold a Partner (Temporary) visa (subclass 309, 310, 820 or 826)
  • have already withdrawn this application or have been granted or refused a Spouse or Partner (Permanent) visa (subclasses 100, 110, 801 or 814)
  • have already returned your two year documents for permanent visa assessment to an office of the department.
​Application type
Who is this for
Link
Partner visa application - information for permanent stage processing For holders of a temporary partner (subclass 309 or 820) visa to provide more information for assessing their permanent (subclass 100 or 801) visa. Partner visa application - information for permanent stage processing​
Statutory Declaration from your Sponsor For an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to sponsor their partner for a subclass 100 or 801 visa. Please print, complete, sign, scan and attach via your ImmiAccount. Statutory Declaration to be completed by your Sponsor

To complete an application you will be required to attach supporting documentation.

Track and manage your application

You will need to login to your ImmiAccount. If you do not have an account you will need to create one to access online visa services. You can use your account to:

  • continue a saved application​
  • attach documents
  • check progress of your application.
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Transaction Reference Number

A Transaction Reference Number (TRN) is a unique number assigned to each online application. You will need this to:

  • track and manage your application
  • identify your application when you communicate with us
  • check your visa entitlements.

Help

Before you start your application you should read all the information about:
Prospective Marriage visa (subclass 300)
Partner (Provisional) visa (subclass 309) and Partner (Migrant) visa (subclass 100)
Partner visa (subclasses 820 and 801)​

Help for ImmiAccount is available through the ImmiAccount FAQs.

If you have read all of the available information, and you still require help, contact us with your enquiry.​

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