AUSTRALIA VISA

Capital:Canberra
Curency:Australian Dollar (AUD)

Embassy Address:

1/50-G, Shantipath, New Delhi

Telephone:

41399900, 41221000

Fax:

26887536

TOURIST VISA

Document Required

    (APPLIED THROUGH VFS)

  • Notarized passport copy of all used/unused pages of the applicant passport with a minimum validity of 6 months at the time of travel [Original passport is NOT required].
  • 1 Application Form No. 1419.
  • 1 Application Form No. 956.
  • Fast track Form (In case of Fast Track visa Application only).
  • 2 Recent Coloured Photograph (Fresh ones i.e. NOT used earlier for any visa) should be: -
    • 35 mm x 45 mm in dimension
    • On matte finish paper
    • With White background
    • With 80% face coverage, non-smiling [without sunglasses, a hat/cap or other head covering, unless the applicant wears such items because of their religious belief or ethnic background
    • not previously used in a visa
  • Covering letter (Addressed to The Australian High Commission).
  • Personal Latest Bank Statement (3 months)
  • Salary Slips (Last 03 Months)
  • Income Tax Papers for last 03 yrs
  • Aadhar card or Voter Id card is mandatory
  • If invited by someone (relative/friend etc.), then below 3 documents are also required:
    • Passport copy and visa copy of invitee
    • Invitation letter
    • Relationship proof between applicant and invitee

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  • Stay Itinerary (hotel).
  • Occupation proof
    • In the case of Employee - Proof of employment and Pay slip of last 3 months.
    • In case the applicant is the proprietor/owner of the company - Cover letter on company`s letterhead, company`s Original 3 month`s bank statement (with bank seal and signature), ITR (for 3 years), company memo, partnership deal, establishment license or proprietorship, etc. are required.
    • For student School ID card is required.
    • If the applicant is retired- Proof of retirement, pension statements for the last 3 months; proof of regular income generated by ownership of property or business.
  • If the applicant is traveling for honeymoon then Marriage certificate or Marriage Card and Engagement /Marriage Photograph (Fresh ones i.e. NOT used earlier for any visa) are required.

Note:

With effect from 5-Dec-2016, has introduced FAST TRACK SERVICE (OPTIONAL) in (Sub Class 600) i.e. Tourist and Business Visa category WITH AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE OF INR 53,300. Important points for FAST TRACK Visas 

    • The Majority of the Fast Track visa applications shall be processed within 4-5 working days after receiving the documents at Australian High Commission
    • Applicant must meet the legal requirement set out in migration legislation for the grant of a visitor visa (included health, character and security check).
    • There is NO GUARANTEE that the fast track visa applications will be finalized within 4-5 working days.
    • Fast track service fee is NON-REFUNDABLE even in the event of a delay or if the visa application is refused.

Medical Requirement:

Health Insurance must if above 70 years. (ALL PAX ABOVE 70 YEARS TO GO THROUGH MEDICALS).

Fees:

  • 181.85 AUD- Visa Fees
  • Rs 1248/- against VFS charges
  • Rs 1640/- for any additional document submission.
  • Additional Fast Track Fee Rs.52,900 (equivalent to 1000 AUD) NON REFUNDABLE .
  • Payment Mode-Credit Card and Debit Card only.
  • DD and Cash mode is no longer accepted from 1st June 2017.
BUSINESS VISA

Document Required

(APPLIED THROUGH VFS)

  • Notarized passport copy of all used/unused pages of the applicant passport having a minimum validity of Six months at the time of travel [Original passport is not at all required].
  • 1 Application Form No.1415
  • 1 Application Form No.956
  • Fast track Form (In case of Fast Track visa Application only).
  • 2 Photograph (Fresh ones i.e. NOT used earlier for any visa) (Passport size, Camera clicked, latest with white background) - with 70 to 80% face coverage, 35*45 mm size, Embassy does not accept the photo with white shirt/t-shirt
  • Covering letter (Addressed to The Australian High Commission).
  • Invitation letter .
  • Aadhar card or Voter Id card is mandatory
  • Personalized Bank statement for the last 3 months
  • Income Tax Papers for last 03 yrs
  • Salary Slips (Last 03 Months)
  • Occupation proof
    • In the case of Employee - Proof of employment and Pay slip of last 3 months.
    • In case the applicant is the proprietor/owner of the company - Cover letter on company`s letterhead, company`s Original 3 month`s bank statement (with bank seal and signature), ITR (for 3 years), company memo, partnership deal, establishment license or proprietorship, etc. are required.

Note:

  • The Visa Validity shall be decided by the Embassy.
  • Please note that any Business Visitor going to Australia for over 3 months in continuation needs to fill form no- 1400 under Temporary Work Permit Category[For Requirements Please click on Temporary Work Permit].
  • With effect from 5-Dec-2016, has introduced FAST TRACK SERVICE (OPTIONAL) in (Sub Class 600) i.e. Tourist and Business Visa category WITH AN ADDITIONAL CHARGES OF INR 53,300. Important points for FAST TRACK Visas.
    • The Majority of the Fast Track visa applications shall be processed within 4-5 working days after receiving the documents at Australian High Commission
    • Applicant must meet the legal requirement set out in migration legislation for the grant of a visitor visa (included health, character and security check).
    • There is NO GUARANTEE that the fast track visa applications will be finalized within 4-5 working days.
    • Fast track service fee is NON-REFUNDABLE even in the event of a delay or if the visa application is refused.

Medical Requirement:

  Health Insurance must if above 70 years. ALL PAX ABOVE 70 YRS. TO GO THROUGH MEDICALS).

Fees:

  •  181.85 AUD- Visa Fees.
  • Rs 1248/- against VFS charges.
  • Rs 1640/- for any additional document submission.
  • Additional Fast Track Fee of AUD 1155.05 NON REFUNDABLE.
  • Payment Mode-Credit Card and Debit Card only.
  • DD and Cash mode is no longer accepted from 1st June 2017.
PROCESS TIMELINE

Processing Time

  •  30 Working Days.

 

 

Visa Section Working Days

  • Monday- Friday
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