A unique and diverse country in every way – culture, population, climate, geography, and history, Australia has a culture that is as broad and varied as the country’s landscape; and has been playing host to a number of tourists and businessmen for years. Whether you happen to be a tourist wishing to travel and explore the colors and excitement of Australia, or you are a professional, wanting to do business in the country, the first step to visiting Australia lies in obtaining a valid visa to enter and spend time in Australia.
There are a number of travel visa available for visiting Australia:
To be eligible for a tourist visa, the applicant must satisfy the following conditions:
Visa processing time
Depending on the risk level of the visa application, processing time for an Australian tourist visa can take anywhere from 1 working day to 1 month.The basic documents required for an application are:
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People in Australia who want to apply online to extend their stay for tourism purposes, are required to meet all of the following conditions:
Cancellation or rejection
Even if your application gets rejected or is cancelled, under Australian migration law, you always have ways to re-represent your case. In case of refusal or cancellation, you can try applying again with a different representation of your case or in a different subclass.
How WWICS’s Immigration Consultant Services can help
WWICS’s Global Immigration Consultant Services houses a team of professional consultants that ensure the timely processing of all tourist and business applications by coordinating with the relevant authorities. This enables you to travel easily and have a worry free trip or immigration to Australia. Our services include handling all documentations or online applications for all travel and immigration applications. The services provided by our professional consultants can help ensure an easy application process for you, significantly reducing any risk of application rejection.
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An Australian ETA Tourist visa offers an array of advantages to applicants:
There are a number of limitations when it comes to travelling to Australia under an ETA. They are:
Generally, ETA Tourist visa results are intimated instantly. In case the application is not processed immediately, it shall be done within 24 hours of filing.
This visa is for people who want to travel to Australia as tourists, for business visitor activities or to visit family.
Business visitor activities may include attending a conference, negotiation or an exploratory business visit.
No, if you are intending to do short term work in Australia you should apply for the new Temporary work (short stay activity) visa (subclass 400).
Every application is different and processing times largely depend on the type of visa being applied for. For the most recent guidelines for Australian visa processing times, you can visit the Department of Immigration’s website
No. The authorities exist to enforce the immigration law, make decisions on residence applications and to issue visas. Although basic information and application forms are available, the authorities are unable to provide independent advice and personalized guidance on your specific case. This is where WWICS can help you by providing assistance throughout the application and settlement process with our comprehensive service packages.
Yes. The regulations are strictly enforced and applications are often unnecessarily refused or delayed due to technical errors on the applications or by the submission of the wrong supporting documentation. However, under Australian migration law, you always have ways to re-represent your case. That is why it is beneficial to seek the professional guidance and independent advice from WWICS before lodging an application for residence. Our organization exists to help you find the best way through the immigration process.
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