Sponsor for Family or Partner

What is a Partner Visa?

Partner visas are for people who are married or in a defacto relationship with an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible NZ citizen.

This leads to permanent residence, usually over a period of 2 years.

Visa Duration

  • Temporary Partner visa for 2 years
  • After 2 years you can get a Permanent visa

** Can waive 2 years temporary visa

Visa Fee

Visa subclass Base application charge Additional applicant charge (18 and over) Additional applicant charge under 18
Partner (Subclass 820/801) $7,160 $3,585 $1,795

*Terms and Condition Apply.

What is a Prospective Marriage visa?

The prospective marriage visa is available to people outside Australia who intend to marry their Australian sponsoring partner after they enter Australia.

After marriage, the applicant can apply for 820/801 Partner visa.

Visa Duration

  • 9 months (Must marry after the visa is granted but no more than 9 months from the date that the visa is granted).

Visa Fee

Visa subclass Base application charge Additional applicant charge (18 and over)
Additional applicant charge under 18
Prospective Marriage (Subclass 300) $7,160 $3,585 $1,795

*Terms and Condition Apply.

What is a Parent or Family visa?

Parents with at least half of their children being citizens of Australia or permanent residents may be eligible for a Parent or Family visa. This visa gives 2 years temporary visa followed by a permanent visa in Australia.

Visa Duration

  • Temporary
  • Permanent

Visa Type

Varies based on type of parents visa

  • Aged Parent visa (subclass 804)
  • Contributory Aged Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 884)
  • Contributory Aged Parent visa (subclass 864)
  • Contributory Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 173)
  • Contributory Parent visa (subclass 143)

Visa Fee

Visa fee is varied based on visa type