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Family

As an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealander, you are also allowed to sponsor your parents to live in Australia permanently.  You can also sponsor your child or children to live in Australia permanently. The visa subclass to apply for depends on whether they are in Australia or outside of Australia.

Parent Visa Categories

If you are in Australia, you may apply for the following visas :

  • Parent visa (subclass 103) – This visa allows parents of a settled Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia permanently.
  • Aged Parent visa (subclass 804) – This visa allows parents of a settled Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia permanently. You must be at the age where you are eligible for an Age Pension in Australia, which generally means you have to be older than 65 years old. The waiting time is up to 30 years.
  • Contributory Aged Parent visa (subclass 864) – This visa allows parents of a settled Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia permanently. You must be at the age where you are eligible for an Age Pension in Australia, which generally means you have to be older than 65 years old.

If you are outside of Australia (you can also apply for the following visas if you are in Australia):

Child Visa Categories

  • Child Visa (subclass 101) – This visa allows a child who is outside of Australia to come to Australia to live with their parents.

Our Registered Migration Agent in Perth will perform an assessment of you and your family’s circumstances and provide you with professional and relevant advice pertaining to the visa subclass to apply for. If you are interested in other visa subclasses that are not listed above such as Adoption visas, please let us know. We will assist and support you in all aspects of your family’s visa application! Contact us for a FREE Assessment today!