eVisitor Business visa (subclass 651)

If you are eligible for an eVisitor, you can travel to Australia to carry out a ‘business visitor activity’, which includes:

eVisitor-eligible passports

Only holders of passports from certain countries can apply for an eVisitor visa.

You can apply for an eVisitor online if you hold a passport from:

Andorra

Greece

Norway

Austria

Hungary

Poland

Belgium

Iceland

Portugal

Bulgaria

Ireland

Romania

Croatia

Italy

Republic of San Marino

Cyprus

Latvia

Slovak Republic

Czech Republic

Liechtenstein

Slovenia

Denmark

Lithuania

Spain

Estonia

Luxembourg

Sweden

Finland

Malta

Switzerland

France

Monaco

United Kingdom - British Citizen

Germany

The Netherlands

Vatican City

An eVisitor visa allows you to:

If a family member wishes to travel to Australia with you, they must lodge a separate visa application.

How to apply for an eVisitor visa

You must apply for the visa from outside Australia, and demonstrate that you satisfy prescribed criteria, including you:

Please note that the above list is not exhaustive and other criteria may apply. Please consult us for more details.

Difference between an eVisitor, ETA and a Subclass 600 (Business Visitor) Visa

In general, if you hold a passport that is eligible for both an eVisitor visa and an ETA, an eVisitor visa will likely be the easiest and least costly option for you from amongst the Business Visitor options of an eVisitor, ETA and a Subclass 600 (Business Visitor) visa. However, the best visa for you will depend on your particular circumstances. If your visit to Australia is urgent, the speed with which your application is processed may depend on the type of visa you select and the application process you use.

Our experienced immigration lawyers and Registered Migration Agents can assist you to obtain the right type of visa for you within the time that it is required for your visit to Australia. Please contact us today to schedule a consultation.

This page provides a summary of the eVisitor visa as at October 2016. Australian immigration law is complex and changes frequently. We therefore recommend that you contact us to confirm the requirements for an eVisitor and consult with one of our solicitors and Registered Migration Agents.

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