Family Sponsored Visa

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Family-Sponsored Visa

Reuniting Hearts in Australia

Are you eager to unite with your family members in Australia for a memorable time together? The Sponsored Family stream of Australian Visas allows you to visit and stay for up to 12 months, creating cherished moments with your loved ones.

Eligibility Criteria for Family-Sponsored Visa:

To qualify for the Family-Sponsored Visa, you must:

  • Intend to stay temporarily in Australia and comply with visa conditions.
  • Meet the basic health requirements.
  • Fulfill character requirements, ensuring you pass the character test.
  • Demonstrate financial stability to support yourself during your visit.
  • Prioritize the best interests of any applicant under 18, as the Australian government considers this crucial.

Application Process for Family-Sponsored Australian Tourist Visa:

Step 1 – Gather Essential Documents:

  • Valid passport with at least six months’ validity.
  • National identity documents (e.g., driver’s license).
  • Letter from the sponsor stating the purpose of your visit.
  • Financial documents, including bank statements.
  • Letter of absence or employment for applicants over 18.
  • Any additional supporting documents.

Step 2 – Apply for the Visa:

  • Upload all necessary documents.
  • Submit your application.
  • Arrange a visa health exam/biometrics if required.

Step 3 – Ready to Explore:

  • Once granted, you’re all set to visit Australia and make lasting memories with your family.

Visitor Visa Processing Time:

The processing time for the Family-Sponsored Visitor Visa is as follows:

  • 75% of applications: 4 months
  • 90% of applications: 5 months
  • Fastrack visa processing time: Typically 2 business days.

Visitor Visa Application Fee:

  • Tourist Stream (apply outside Australia): AUD 365
  • Tourist Stream (apply inside Australia): AUD 145
  • Sponsored Family Stream: AUD 145
  • Business Visitor Stream: AUD 145
  • Fastrack (Additional): AUD 1000

Sponsored Family Visa, Australia Conditions:

Visa conditions include:

  • Condition 8101 – No Work: Prohibits working in Australia on this visa.
  • Condition 8201 – Maximum 3 Months Study: Limits engagement in studies or training to three months.
  • Condition 8501 – Maintain Adequate Health Insurance: Mandates having and maintaining health insurance throughout the stay.
  • Condition 8503 – No Further Stay: Restricts remaining in Australia beyond the permitted stay period.
  • Condition 8531 – Must Leave Before Visa Expiry: Requires departure before visa expiration.
  • Condition 8558 – Non-Resident: Non-residents cannot stay for more than 12 months.

Embark on your journey to Australia and create cherished moments with your loved ones under the Family-Sponsored Visa stream.