Are you an Australian PR holder or citizen and want to call your parents to Australia? The Australia Parent Migration Visa allows PR holders or citizens to sponsor a PR visa for their parents. However, this is not a simple immigration procedure and you will need expert guidance to help you. With our in-depth knowledge and decades of experience with Australian immigration, Y-Axis can help you settle with your parents in Australia.
Australia Parent Migration Visa Details
Non-Contributory Parent Visas: This is a PR visa which has low processing fee but has indefinite processing timelines that may exceed 30+ years. Parent(s) can explore the option of visiting visa under 600 sub class where they grant a visiting visa that lasts up to 18 months on a case to case basis.
Contributory Parent Visas: This is a fast-track PR visa which has a processing timeline of as short as 5-6 years for select applicants based on the queue and cap.
Applicant must have a child who is an Australian citizen, an Australian permanent resident, or an eligible New Zealand citizen
Applicant must have a child who has been living in Australia lawfully for at least 2 years before submitting the visa application
Applicant must have a sponsor
Applicant must meet the Balance of family test criteria
Applicant must meet health and character requirements
Every financial year, the number of spots available under this visa will be limited to 15,000 people.
Parents can apply for this visa in Australia for three or five years. The cost of a three-year visa is AUD 5,735 while a five-year visa is AUD 11,470.
Parents who enter Australia on this visa will be able to reapply for a Subclass 870 visa and, if approved, will be able to stay in Australia for a total of ten years. However, they are unable to work while on this visa.
A child must obtain government clearance as a parent sponsor before a parent can apply for this visa. The following are the requirements for approval:
With our vast experience in Australian immigration, Y-Axis can help you understand and navigate the process with complete confidence. Our services include:
The Australia Parent Migration Visa is a cap driven visa. If you are looking to bring your parents to Australia, start your process today to take advantage of friendly immigration policies before they change. Reach out to us for reliable, professional visa application support.
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