Visitor visa (subclass 600)

Features

This visa lets you visit Australia:

  • to visit or for business purposes
  • for up to three, six or 12 months.

The base application charge for this visa ranges from AUD130 to AUD335.

If you hold a certain passport, you might be able to apply for a free or cheaper visa.

The eVisitor (subclass 651) visa is free. You must be a passport holder of a certain country.

The Electronic Travel Authority (subclass 601) visa has an AUD20 service charge. You must be a passport holder of a certain country.​​

Requirements

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

  • as a visitor
  • for business visitor activities
  • to visit family
  • on a tour with a registered travel agent from the People’s Republic of China.

If you are applying in Australia you can apply for this visa online.

If you are applying outside Australia only cer​tain passport holders ​can apply for this visa online. 

If you cannot apply online, you can lodge a paper application. 

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