The Health Requirement
Australia enjoys some of the best health standards in the world. To maintain these standards, the majority of visa applicants are required to meet the health requirement to be granted a visa.
Information on the purpose of the health requirement.
Information on meeting the health requirement and health process for visa applications.
Government response to Joint Standing Committee on Migration report
On 1 November 2012, the Australian Government tabled a response to the report of the Joint Standing Committee on Migration entitled Enabling Australia: Inquiry into the Migration Treatment of Disability.
See: Australian Government response to the Joint Standing Committee on Migration report ( 88KB PDF file)