While we can provide you with a general checklist for a Subclass 600 Visitor visa application in Australia, it’s important to note that the specific requirements and documents may vary depending on your individual circumstances and the purpose of your visit. It’s always advisable to refer to the official website of the Department of Home Affairs (https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/) for the most accurate and up-to-date information. Here’s a general checklist to get you started:
- Visa application form: Complete and sign the Subclass 600 Visitor visa application form. You can find the form on the Department of Home Affairs website.
- Passport: Ensure that your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your intended stay in Australia and has at least one blank page for the visa label.
- Visa application fee: Pay the applicable visa application fee. The current fee can be found on the Department of Home Affairs website.
- Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirement: Provide evidence to demonstrate that you genuinely intend to stay in Australia temporarily, such as a statement of purpose, proof of ties to your home country, and evidence of your financial capacity to support yourself during your stay.
- Proof of funds: Provide evidence of sufficient funds to cover your travel, accommodation, and living expenses during your stay in Australia. This may include bank statements, payslips, or other financial documents.
- Travel itinerary: Provide a detailed travel itinerary, including flight bookings, accommodation arrangements, and any planned activities or tours in Australia.
- Health insurance: Obtain appropriate health insurance coverage for the duration of your stay in Australia. This is particularly important as Australia does not provide free medical care to visitors.
- Character documents: Provide police clearance certificates or other documents to demonstrate your good character and meet the character requirements.
- Evidence of employment/studies: If you are employed or studying, provide evidence such as employment letters, payslips, or enrollment documents to show your ties to your home country and that you have reasons to return after your visit.
- Invitation letter (if applicable): If you are visiting family or friends in Australia, include an invitation letter from your Australian host, detailing their relationship to you, the purpose and duration of your visit, and the support they will provide during your stay.
- Additional documents: Depending on the purpose of your visit, you may need to provide additional documents such as a letter of support from your employer, proof of enrollment in a course, or evidence of your relationship with an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
- Biometrics and health checks: Depending on your nationality and circumstances, you may be required to provide biometric data (fingerprints and photograph) and undergo a health examination. Check the Department of Home Affairs website to determine if these requirements apply to you.
Remember to always check the official website or consult with a qualified migration agent for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding your specific circumstances.