Visitor visa online applications

There are three visas that you can apply for online to visit Australia for tourism or business visitor activities:

Tourism includes holidays, recreation and seeing family and or friends.

Business visitor activities may include attending a conference, negotiation or an exploratory business visit.

Note: If you intend to visit for medical treatment or to transit through Australia, you should not apply for a Visitor visa.

If you intend to visit for medical treatment you will need to apply for Medical Treatment visa (subclass 602).

To transit through Australia you will need to apply for a Transit visa (subclass 771).

Electronic Travel Authority

To apply for an ETA online you must be outside Australia and hold a valid passport from a country in the table below.

Before you start your application you should read all the information about the Electronic Travel Authority (subclass 601).

To start your online application visit Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) online application.

Eligible passport holders

  • Brunei
  • Canada
  • Hong Kong (SAR of China)
  • Japan
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • United States.
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Note: If you are not eligible to apply online for an ETA, you might still be eligible to apply through an immigration office, travel agent, airline or specialist service provider.

eVisitor

To apply for an eVisitor (subclass 651) you must be outside Australia and hold a passport from a country in the table below.

Before you start your application you should read all the information about the eVisitor (subclass 651).

To start your online application visit eVisitor online application.

Eligible passport holders

  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • The Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Republic of San Marino
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom – British Citizen
  • Vatican City (Holy See).

Note: You are not eligible to apply for the eVisitor if your only passport is a British National Overseas, British Dependent Territories Citizen, British Overseas Citizen, British Protected Person or British Subject passport.​​​​

Visitor visa

To apply online for a Visitor visa (subclass 600) from outside Australia you must hold a valid passport from a country in the table below.

In Australia, all passport holders can apply online for a Visitor visa extension.

Before you start your application you should read all the information about the Visitor visa (subclass 600).

To start your online application visit Visitor e600 visa online application.

Eligible passport holders

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • The Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominica
  • The Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Estonia
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • France
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong (British National (Overseas))
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kiribati
  • Korea (Republic of)
  • Kuwait
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macau SAR
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Malta
  • The Marshall Islands
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Nauru
  • Netherlands
  • Nicaragua
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Palau
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Saudi Arabia (Kingdom of)
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Spain
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan*
  • Timor Leste
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Tuvalu
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom (British Citizens)
  • United States of America
  • Uruguay
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela
  • Yemen

*Must not purport to be an official or diplomatic passport.​​​​​

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