Visa applications to the Department of Home Affairs

Permanent migration to Australia is available through business, skilled, family and humanitarian migration. Short term options include visitor, student, and working holiday visas.

Departmental Visa Application Charges vary substantially and often increase on 1 July each year, although they can be increased at any time. Other expenses may include interpreters, translations, application charges, electronic funds transfer surcharges, birth, death and marriage certificates, health checks, Australian and overseas police checks, skills assessments, English language testing, bonds and assurances, consultation with a barrister and Goods and Services Tax.