Australian Tourist Visa
Australian tourist visa is of less than three months. And to get an Australian tourist visa you have diverse kinds of options. I jotted down a list of popular Australian tourist visas, which you can avail of.
- ETA ( Electronic travel authority visa)
It is a multiple entry visa with one-year validation.
This visa allows you to stay within Australia for up to three months within a year.
- Visitor Visa
This is an ideal option for those who are not eligible for prior visas. By availing of this visa, you can stay in Australia for business and tourism purposes for the duration of twelve, three, and six months.
How to Get an Australian Tourist Visa?
The above question of how to get an Australian tourist visa can be easily solved by knowing the requirements of it. There are a few Australian tourist visa requirements that need to be fulfilled to get eligible for the Australian tourist visa.
- To get eligible for the eVisitor or ETA, you must be free of criminal convictions and tuberculosis.
- Following are the documents required for the Australian tourist visa application:
- A credit/debit card
- An email address
- Valid passport i.e. it should be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of submission along with at least 3 blank pages.
- The Form-956/54/1419 tourist need to be signed, filled and attached to the passport. In the case of minors, parents need to sign the visa forms.
To get eligible for the visitor visa, you need to fulfill the following document requirements. The list of documentation includes:
- Charges of visa application
- Recent photograph of 35mm x 45mm
- Application form. It should include a covering letter, which covers all the aspects. It must include your details, duration of the visit, the purpose of visit, details of travel, and staying address.
- Photocopy of your passport bio-data
- National identity card copy
- Evidence of satisfactory personal funds
- Income tax papers with a minimum transaction of 3 years
- Original bank statement, which should be signed by the official of the bank. And need to be duly attested by the official of the respective bank.
- Proof of current employment with a salary slip of last 6 months including the original leave letter from the employer
Parent Visitor Visa (Subclass 870)
The commencement of this sponsored temporary visa started in April 2019. This sponsored temporary visa will provide the opportunity for parents to live in Australia. The duration of the visa is three years visas of 5 year visas. Furthermore, the maximum permission to stay in Australia is of 10 years. Not only this, but the balance family test will not also get applied to it. The approval of the Australian sponsor is mandatory. When the Australian sponsor becomes an approved sponsor then his/her step-parents or parents will be able to lodge the sponsored temporary parent visa.
- If your age is above 75 years then you need to fulfill the medical requirements asked by the panel of doctors.
In a nutshell, to get the visa you must need to fulfill the above requirements.