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Australian Visa application fees Increased – 2024

Australian Visa application fees Increased – 2024

As licensed migration agents, we’re always up to date with the latest developments in visa application processes and fees.

In July 2023, the Department of Home Affairs updated the Australian visa application fees, reflecting changes in the economic landscape and the department’s operational costs.

Just and idea – Government Fees for Popular Visas

The fees for popular visas such as Work, Skilled, Student, Family & Spouse, Business, and Covid visas have been updated in 2024, reflecting the current administrative and processing costs.

While specific fee details vary depending on the visa category, it’s important for applicants to be aware of these updates to plan their application process effectively.

Visa Fees Compared to Previous Year

Visas

Previous Year’s Charge

2023-24 Charge

Temporary Skill Shortage Visa (Subclass 482)

AUD 1,330 – Short-term stream

AUD 2,770 – Medium-term stream

AUD 1,455 – Short-term stream

AUD 3,035 – Medium-term stream

Employer Nomination Scheme Visa (Subclass 186)

AUD 4,240

AUD 4,640

Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)

AUD 4,240

AUD 4,640

Skilled Nominated Visa (Subclass 190)

AUD 4,240

AUD 4,640

Bachelor & Master’s Degrees

Temporary Graduate Visa

Subclass 485)

AUD 1,730

AUD 1,895

Post-Study Work Rights Visa (Temporary Graduate Visa Subclass 485)

AUD 1,730

AUD 1,895

Partner Visa (Subclass 820/801 & 309/100)

AUD 8,085 – Partner visa (subclass 820/801)

AUD 8,850.00 – Partner visa (subclass 820/801)

Parent Visa (Subclass 103 and Contributory Parent Visa Subclass 143)

AUD 385 – AUD 4,355

AUD 420 – AUD 4,765

Business Migration (Subclass 188A, 188B)

AUD 6,270

AUD 9,450

Employer Sponsored Visas (Subclass 186, 482, 494)

AUD 4,240 – Subclass 186

AUD 1,330 – Subclass 482

AUD 4,240 – Sublcass 494

AUD 4,640 – Subclass 186

AUD 1,455 – Subclass 482

AUD 4,640 – Sublcass 494

 

Visa charges are subject to change, and it is advisable to refer to the official website of the Australian Department of Home Affairs for the most current and detailed information on visa charges.