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)