For visitor visa extension you will need to lodge a new application, if you are not prevented from doing so.
If you want visa 600 extension then you will need to lodge a new application for Subclass 600 visitor visa, if you are not prevented from lodging another visa application while being in Australia.
if you want to extend your stay in Australia beyond the stay period allowed on your visa then you will need to lodge a new Australia visitor visa extension application. Before you can lodge a new visitor visa extension application you will need to check if you are prohibited to do so for the following reasons:
If you had a visa refusal or visa cancellation since last entering Australia, then you may not be allowed to lodge a new visitor visa extension application.
This condition means, the visa holders who are subject to this condition can not apply for another visa while they are in Australia.
If your visa is subject to condition 8503, then you can request a waiver of this condition before you can lodge visa visitor extension. However the waiver is available in the limited circumstances:
The no further stay rule will not be waived in the following circumstances:
If you are visiting Australia on Business visitor visa 600, then the process of visitor visa stay extension Australia will be same as prescribed above. However the intent of business visitor visa is that you want to travel to Australia for a short visit to attend business meetings, contract negotiations or conferences. Therefore you will need strong reasons to request extension for Business visitor visa.
The application fees for tourist visa Australia extension is A$350 if you lodge the application while you are in Australia.
The processing time for extension tourist visa when applied from within Australia can be as follows:
The application fees for extension of tourist visa in India is A$150 if you lodge the application while you are in India.
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