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Australia Visa charges increase

 

OVERVIEW

 

As part of the 2017-18 the Government announced a number of changes to existing Visa Application Charges (VACs).

 

From 1 July 2017,

 

Visa Charges for Subclass 189 Skilled - Independent, Visa Subclass 190 Skilled - Nominated and Visa Subclass 489 Skilled - Regional (Provisional) are as follows:

 
  • Primary Applicant: $3,670

  • Adult Dependent: $1,835

  • Child Dependent: $920
 

Visa Charges for Student visa for principal applicant:

 
  • Student visa (subclass 500) and Student Guardian Visa (subclass 590) will increase to $560.00;

  • Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) will increase to $1500.00;

  • Training visa (subclass 407) will increase to $480.00.
 

As per the Australian Government announcement the below table provides the revised VAC pricing (with indexation applied) effective 1 July 2017.

405 Investor Retirement $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
600 Visitor - ADS, Business, Sponsored Family, Tourist $135 N/A N/A $140 N/A N/A
600 Visitor - Frequent Traveller $1,000 N/A N/A $1,020 N/A N/A
600 Visitor - Tourist Inside Australia $340 N/A N/A $345 N/A N/A
602 Medical Treatment $280 $140 $70 $285 $145 $70
407 Training Visa $275 $275 $70 $280 $280 $70
485 Temporary Graduate-Graduate Work $1,470 $735 $370 $1,500 $750 $375
485 Temporary Graduate-Post-Study Work $1,470 $735 $370 $1,500 $750 $375
500 Student Visa $550 $410 $135 $560 $420 $140
500 Student Visa - Postgraduate Research Sector $550 N/A N/A $560 N/A N/A
590 Student Guardian Visa $550 N/A N/A $560 N/A N/A
124 Distinguished Talent $3,655 $1,830 $915 $3,730 $1,865 $935
132 Business Talent $6,990 $3,495 $1,745 $7,130 $3,565 $1,780
186 Employer Nomination Scheme $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
188 Business Innovation $4,780 $2,390 $1,195 $4,875 $2,440 $1,220
188 Business Innovation - Business Innovation Ex $575 $290 $145 $585 $295 $150
188 Business Innovation - Entrepreneur $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
188 Business Innovation - Investor $4,780 $2,390 $1,195 $4,875 $2,440 $1,220
188 Business Innovation - Premium Investor $8,410 $4,205 $2,105 $8,580 $4,290 $2,145
188 Business Innovation - Significant Invest Ex $575 $290 $145 $585 $295 $150
188 Business Innovation - Significant Investor $7,010 $3,505 $1,755 $7,150 $3,575 $1,790
188 Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) $4,780 $2,390 $1,195 $4,875 $2,440 $1,220
189 Skilled - Independent $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
190 Skilled - Nominated $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
400 Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) $275 $275 $70 $280 $280 $70
403 Temporary Work - Domestic Worker $275 N/A N/A $280 N/A N/A
403 Temporary Work - Foreign Government $275 $275 $70 $280 $280 $70
403 Temporary Work - Government Agreement $275 $275 $70 $280 $280 $70
403 Temporary Work - Seasonal Worker $275 N/A N/A $280 N/A N/A
408 Temporary Activity Visa - All Streams $275 $275 $70 $280 $280 $70
408 Temporary Activity Visa - Partial All Streams $70 $70 $20 $70 $70 $20
457 Temporary Work (Skilled) - Closes March 2018 $1,060 $1,060 $265 $1,080 $1,080 $270
476 Skilled - Graduate $360 $180 $90 $365 $185 $90
489 Skilled - Regional (Provisional) $3,600 $1,800 $900 $3,670 $1,835 $920
489 Skilled - Regional (Provisional) holds $320 $160 $80 $325 $165 $80
858 Distinguished Talent $3,655 $1,830 $915 $3,730 $1,865 $935
887 Skilled - Regional Qual $370 $185 $95 $375 $190 $95
887 Skilled - Regional Other $3,520 $1,760 $880 $3,590 $1,795 $900
888 Business Innovation - All Streams $2,305 $1,155 $575 $2,350 $1,180 $585
890 Business Owner $2,180 $1,090 $545 $2,225 $1,110 $555
890 Business Owner holds Class UX $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
891 Investor $2,180 $1,090 $545 $2,225 $1,110 $555
891 Investor Class UX $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
892 State/Territory Sponsored Business Owner $2,180 $1,090 $545 $2,225 $1,110 $555
892 State/Territory Sponsored Business Owner UX $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
893 State/Territory Sponsored Business Investor $2,180 $1,090 $545 $2,225 $1,110 $555
893 State/Territory Sponsored Business Investor UX $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
100 Partner $6,865 $3,435 $1,720 $7,000 $3,505 $1,755
101 Child $2,370 $1,185 $595 $2,415 $1,210 $605
102 Adoption $2,370 $1,185 $595 $2,415 $1,210 $605
103 Parent $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
114 Aged Dependent Relative $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
115 Remaining Relative $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
116 Carer $1,595 $800 $400 $1,625 $815 $410
117 Orphan Relative $1,450 $725 $365 $1,480 $740 $370
143 Contributory Parent (Migrant) $3,695 $1,245 $625 $3,770 $1,270 $640
143 Contributory Parent (Migrant) - Subs 600, holds 173, held 173 28d $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
143 Contributory Parent (Migrant) - held 173 Comp $2,370 $1,185 $595 $2,415 $1,210 $605
151 Former Resident $3,520 $1,760 $880 $3,590 $1,795 $900
155 Five Year Resident Return $360 N/A N/A $365 N/A N/A
157 Three Month Resident Return $360 N/A N/A $365 N/A N/A
173 Contributory Parent (Temporary) $2,490 $1,245 $625 $2,540 $1,270 $640
300 Prospective Marriage $6,865 $3,435 $1,720 $7,000 $3,505 $1,755
445 Dependent Child $2,370 $1,185 $595 $2,415 $1,210 $605
461 New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship (Temporary) $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
801 Partner $6,865 $3,435 $1,720 $7,000 $3,505 $1,755
801 Partner - Transitional visa holder $410 $205 $105 $420 $210 $105
801 Partner $1,450 $725 $365 $1,480 $740 $370
801 Partner - Prospective Marriage $1,145 $575 $285 $1,170 $585 $290
802 Child $2,370 $1,185 $595 $2,415 $1,210 $605
804 Aged Parent $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
835 Remaining Relative $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
836 Carer $1,595 $800 $400 $1,625 $815 $410
837 Orphan Relative $1,450 $725 $365 $1,480 $740 $370
838 Aged Dependent Relative $3,870 $1,935 $970 $3,945 $1,975 $990
864 Contributory Aged-Parent (Residence) $3,695 $1,845 $925 $3,770 $1,880 $945
864 Contributory Aged-Parent (Residence) - holds884, subs 600, 28d 884 $325 $165 $80 $330 $170 $80
884 Contributory Aged-Parent (Temporary) $3,695 $1,845 $925 $3,770 $1,880 $945
20 Bridging B $140 N/A N/A $145 N/A N/A
159 Provisional Resident Return $185 $95 $45 $190 $95 $45
785 Temporary Protection $35 N/A N/A $35 N/A N/A
790 Safe Haven Enterprise Visa $35 N/A N/A $35 N/A N/A
808 Confirmatory (Residence) $275 $140 $70 $280 $145 $70
866 Protection $35 N/A N/A $35 N/A N/A