Visitor Visa - Subclass 600

All documents for online applications must be uploaded into your online immiAccount in PDF format. Please note that in most cases we make a decison on your application on the basis of the information and documents we have before us without further contact with you.


This visa is for persons who wish to visit Australia for: • A holiday or recreation • Visit family and/or friends • Other short-term non-work purposes including study for less than three (3) months.


Global Visa and Citizenship Processing Times

Processing times apply from the date your complete application is lodged. Please note that applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis, and that actual processing times may vary due to individual circumstances including: whether the applicant has lodged a complete application including all necessary supporting documents how promptly the applicant responds to any requests for additional information how long it takes to perform required checks how long it takes to receive additional information from external parties, particularly in relation to health, character, national security, and Assurance of Support requirements the number of places available in the migration programme (for permanent migration visas) surges in demand and peak periods To ensure your application falls within the published processing times, we strongly encourage you to submit complete applications. The information provided below will assist in making sure you have included all required documents during the application process.

We reply to progress inquiries during he processing times or requests to fast track applications ONLY if there is a genuine emergency. If you send a request and do not receive a manual email reply within 2 work days, this means that your request has been considered but that it was determined that the circumstances do not amount to a genuine emergency.


Before you start your online application, please make sure that you prepare the necessary supporting documents, including a clear copy of the biodata and signature pages of your valid passport.

Documents required:

Full birth certificate showing the names of both parents; Clear copy of the child's passport. If the child is 16 and above signature page with the child's signature must also be provided; Consent form 1229 completed and signed by both parents even if both parents are travelling with the child; Clear copies of the passports of the parents with the parents' signature in the signature block of the passport; If the child is travelling witout at least one parent and will not be staying with relatives in Australia the person hosting the child in Australia must provide a complted and signed 1257 and a copy of their passport which must be uploaded/attached to the application.

Applicants from 18 to 40:

Clear copy of the biota and signature pages of passport; Clear copy of the last payslip; Detailed bank statement for the last three months. The bank statement must show the details of the account holder; Summary/report of investments/deposits/savings in the bank. The bank statement must show the details of the account holder; Copy of the Discharge Certificate from the IDF.

Applicants from 41 to 74:

Clear copy of the biodata and signature pages of the passport.

Applicants 75 or above:

Clear copy of the biodata and signature pages of the passport; Evidence of health insurance for the proposed period of stay in Australia; When you lodge your application you will receive a request to undergo a health examination by the Embassy doctor. Please follow the instructions and make an appointment with the Embassy doctor.