For the parents of Australian citizens, permanent residents, and temporary visa holders, tourist visa Australia for parents is the quickest and cheapest option.
Tourist visa for parents is the quickest option for parents of Australian citizens, permanent residents and temporary residents who are looking to visit Australia for 3, 6 or 12 months. The purpose of the visit must not be business or medical treatment.
As a holder of this visa you can:
As a parent you will need a tourist visa if you enter Australia during a cruise. However, if your cruise is a round trip cruise that starts and ends in Australia, then the time you spend on the cruise counts as time spent in Australia. You will not be considered to have left Australia. A round trip cruise will not reset your stay period on your visa.
If your parents are applying for tourist visa for parents Australia, from outside Australia then your fees will be A$150 per applicant. Read for more information: Visa 600 Fees and Costs
Some visa applications may take longer to finalise. However the normal processing times for parents tourist visa Australia are as follows:
Read for more information: Visitor Visa Processing Time
Fast track processing is a premium service that provides priority processing to apply tourist visa for parents Australia. The fast-track application fee of A$1000 is in addition to the visa application charge. The department intends to finalise fast track visa applications within 48 hours excluding weekends and public holidays. However, it is not guaranteed that fast-track visa applications will be finalised within that 48 hour timeframe. Fast track visa application processing does not affect the Department of Home Affairs decisions on Visitor visa applications.
Your tourist visa for parents application must be accompanied by an invitation letter from you and must have the following information:
You will also need to mention the following information of each of your parent who are being invited:
You can apply for tourist visa for parents online.
Yes, you can apply for your parents tourist visa from Australia.
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