short-term stay visa


Short-term stay

Nationals From the Countries NOT Listed for visa exemption arrangements (link to MOFA) (Eg. India, Indonesia, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, etc.) can apply for a visa for the following reasons:
Select your purpose of visit below to see list of required documents.
  1. Sightseeing / visiting friends or relatives
  2. Business
  3. Attending an academic conference and a school trip
  4. Transit

The following nationals* with a short term resident visa (student/bridging) for Australia can apply for a visa for the reasons as above:
  • Liberia
  • Ruwanda
  • Sierra Leone
Required documents for the countries listed above

*For nationals of those countries with permanent residency or long term business visa for Australia, see "For nationals from countries NOT listed for visa exemption arrangements" for required documents.

Before you leave for Japan, purchase insurance with sufficient coverage and services for medical expenses relating to COVID-19 and other infectious diseases so you can enjoy your trip to the fullest.