Who requires an Australia Visa?
If you are not an Australian Citizen and you do not hold a passport of New Zealand then you need an Australian visa to travel to Australia for Leisure Trip / Education / Business Trip / Work or for any other reasons.
Which Australia Visa should you apply?
The Australia Visa Requirements vary according to your need and purpose of travel. There are many different types of Australia Visa; few among them are listed below:
- Visitors – If you are planning for a short tour of less than 3 months to Australia then you can apply for Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) visa or eVisitor visa. You can apply for e676 tourist visa for a stay in Australia till 12 months.
- Workers – Employer Sponsored Workers visa is quite commonly used by workers. The Employers of Australia can sponsor for temporary visas and permanent visas under this category. If you are a professional / skilled migrant then you can apply for Skilled Independent Visa (subclass 175), Skilled Sponsored Visa (subclass 176), Skilled Regional Sponsored Visa (subclass 475) and many more visas.
- Student – As a student you can apply for student visa if you are planning to pursue your studies in any of the following categories in Australia: English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students, Primary / secondary school course, vocational education and training, higher education, post graduate research, non-award, AusAID and defence. Guardian/Parent accompanying the student can also apply for Australia Visa using Student Guardians subclass.
Not just these, there are many more Australia visa types. Decide on the appropriate Australia visa, download the application guide, follow the Australia Visa Requirements, fill the application form, attach required documents and submit it. For application form and further details, browse: http://www.immi.gov.au/immigration/