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.