Every year large number of tourists from around the world travel to Australia. It is well known country for its vibrant culture, history, wildlife, exciting destinations, beaches, food and beautiful natural attractions.
If you are looking to visit Australia on a holiday or to visit your family and friends who live in Australia or for a medical treatment then you might apply for the Australia Tourist Visa.
It is particular for those people who want to visit Australia for spending their holiday or to visit their family and friends who live in Australia. You cannot work under this visa, you cannot do business on this visa.
The Australia Tourist Visa is mainly used to enjoy the holidays and reuniting with friends and family members. Australian Immigration Department has divided this Tourist Visa into three categories:
- Short Stay Visitor
- Long Stay Visitor
- Short Stay Business Visitor
- Medical Treatment
Short Stay Visitor Visa:
The visa which comes under this category is Short Stay Tourist Visa (ETA); as this visa permits an individual to reside in Australia for three months time.
Long Stay Visitor Visa:
The visa which comes under this category is Visitor visa (subclass 600),it permits an individual to reside for over three months of time.
Short Stay Business Visa (ETA):
This visa is granted for business tourists and it has the similar validity period as the Short Stay Tourist Visa. This visa is granted to those individual who want to visit Australia for business purpose.
It permits you to reside in Australia for medical treatment, there are two categories of visa available, Short Stay Medical Treatment Visa which is valid till three months and Long Stay Medical Treatment Visa which is usually valid for more than three months.
Documents Checklist for Australia Tourist Visa
Application forms that need to be filled, two photographs, cover letter, bank statements, leave letter from employer, income slips, travel documents like evidence of hotel reservation and confirmed return tickets.
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