Australian Tourist Visa

Australian Tourist Visa


Australia is a great place to visit, whether you are staying for a holiday, to see friends or relatives, or to work or study for a short time. Regardless of how long you intend to stay, you must have a valid Australian visa if you want to visit Australia. The Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection has introduced a variety of visa categories depending upon the purpose of visit. Some of the tourist visa categories are:

Temporary Work (Short Stay Activity) visa (subclass 400)

This visa allows individuals to travel to Australia for short term or highly specialised work or to participate in an activity related to an Australian organisation.

Electronic Travel Authority (subclass 601)

An ETA visa allows applicants from eligible countries to travel and stay in Australia for up to three months.

eVisitor visa (subclass 651)

eVisitor visa allows applicants from eligible countries to visit Australia temporarily for tourism or business purposes.