There is a broad range of visitor visas available to people wishing to visit Australia,
For people to visit Australia for holiday, sightseeing, social or recreational
reasons, to visit relatives, friends or for other short-term non-work purposes.
These visas can be sponsored by a relative in Australia.
The Working Holiday and Work & Holiday Programmes provide opportunities
for people between 18 and 30 to holiday in Australia and to supplement their travel
funds through incidental employment from gazetted countries. The working holiday
visa allows a holder to work for up to 6 months with the same employer. There are
options for extending a Working Holiday Visa, if work has been undertaken regionally.
For people to come to Australia for a business-related visit. Also for people to
establish, manage or develop a new or existing business, or invest in Australia.
Students and Trainees
For people to study, train or undertake an apprenticeship in Australia.
For people to participate in specific professional, cultural or social activities,
or to receive medical treatment.
Event Organisers and Participants
Visa requirements assistance for event organisers and participants when travelling
to Australia for conferences, meetings and special events.
Carina Ford Immigration Lawyers
28 Hall Street Newport VIC 3015
PO Box 2539
Footscray Vic 3011
tel: (+61 3) 9391 0677fax: (+61 3) 9391 0655