Australia Visit Visa from Pakistan Documents requirements, fee, process and Guidelines

Australia Tourist visit visa from Pakistan

Australia visit visa from Pakistan overview

The Australian visit visa can be used to visit Australia for Tourism and also for visiting family and friends in Australia. This visa is short-term non-work purposes, including study for less than three months.

Australian visit visa is also called Australian Tourist visa
Certain passport holders are also eligible to apply for a Visitor visa online

Note: Some of Australia  tourist  visitor visa applicants may apply for ETA(Electronic Travel Authority) depending on the Passport they hold.

 

Australia visit visa documents requirements from Pakistan

Australia visit visa applicants from Pakistan must enclose the following documents with  visit visa application.

Passport

All the applicants for Australia tourist visa form Pakistan must enclose a Passport  Scanned copies of every page of your current passport

Scanned copies of all previous Passports pages which have visas or stamps

Australia visit visa forms from Pakistan

Australia  visit visa application can be downloaded from the following link.

http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Pakistan/pdf/visitor-visa-form-1419.pdf

Asutralia visit visa  visa checklist

http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Pakistan/pdf/Tourist-checklist-Pakistan-SDP.pdf

Australia  visit visa Application fee from Pakistan

The Australia tourist visa fee chart.

Visitor –  tourist  (Subclass 600) AUS$ 140

PKR 11500

 

Australian  tourist  visit visa from Pakistan Fee payment Method

All fees and charges can either be paid by bank draft in Pakistani Rupees made payable to the

‘Australian High Commission, Islamabad’ or by credit card .

Please be advised that Australia Visa fee in CASH is not acceptable.

Note: If the Australia Visa Application charges are paid at a DIBP office in Australia, a copy of the receipt must be submitted .

Australia visit visa Photo Specification.

Two recent passport size photos for each person included in the application is required.

Australia Visa Photo Size

The required dimensions of the photos are 35mm to 40mm wide and 45mm to 50mm high.  The size of the face from chin to crown can be up to a maximum of 36mm with a minimum of 32mm.

Australia visa photo Requirements.

The photo must be taken in last 6 month with of Good quality and  high gloss print.

Photo must be Clear with no marks and must have light background preferably white background.

The applicant in the photo must have natural expressions with eyes open and mouth closed.

 

Family Details

FRC ( Family Registration Certificate) issued by  NADRA( National Database and Registration Authority)

B-form (For children Under 18)issued by NADRA

For married applicants Marriage Registration Certificate issued by NADRA or Nikkah Nama is required.

Employment

Applicants must provide Salary slips  or pay slips for the last three months

Certified Copy of National Tax Number (NTN) Registration Certificate issued by the Federal

Board of Revenue (If available)

Visiting Card of Applicant

A reference letter form Employer with details of designation, salary, length of your contract/employment and job description.

All the applicants are encouraged to provide a reference letter from Employer regarding a leave to visit Australia is granted by the employer and that applicant will resume employment after  tourist  visit from Australia.

Self Employed

All the self-employed applicants must provide the following documents.

For Self Employed /  Business  Man

Business and Personal bank account Details from Bank (Bank Statement)

Bank reference letters

A copy of National Tax Number issued by Federal Board of revenue.

A membership certificate form Chamber of commerce and industry

Tax returns

Declaration on company letter head.

Business Visiting Card

Any other documents to show Proofs of Company and  Business  details  including Name and address of  business , information about the nature of the  business , business  associations and registrations.

Student

Evidence of your enrolment at your school/college or university

Proofs of Finance for visit to Australia

There are three types of situation once an applicant applies for visit visa to Australia. In all three situation a Invitation letter from relative or friend is required

1-If the applicant has personally  funding his Trip

Financial Stability Documents

Evidence that you have sufficient funds for your personal support during your stay in Australia:

A bank account maintenance letter

Bank statements for the last three months

The above information should be endorsed/stamped from the bank

2- If applicants visit is funded by a relative or friend in Australia

Invitation letter from your friend or relative with details that They will be funding  trip to Australia. The letter must also include  full name and date of birth,  relationship to applicant and the period of  stay they intend to support  the applicant.

The following documents of friend or relative in Australia are required.

  • Bank statements for the last three months
  • Salary slips/ payslips for the last three months
  • A Sponsor Identity Documents

 

3- If applicants visit is funded by a relative or friend outside of  Australia:

Invitation letter from your friend or relative with details that They will be funding  trip to Australia. The letter must also include  full name and date of birth,  relationship to applicant and the period of  stay they intend to support  the applicant.

  • Bank statements for the last three months
  • Salary slips/ payslips for the last three months
  • A Sponsor Identity Documents

 

Note: If applicants friend or relative is self-employed, evidence including  Name and address of  Business , information about the nature of the Business ,  Business  registration license, bank statements relating to the  Business  is required.

Hotel Booking and Ticket reservation

Details of travel arrangement including hotel booking and ticket reservation.

Please be advised applicants for Australia  tourist  visa must not confirm their hotel bookings or purchase airline tickets until their visa application is decided.

Evidence of Assets

Applicants must provide documents of commercial, Agricultural or residential property (if available)

Proofs of shares or any investments

Polio vaccination

A valid polio vaccination certificate

Applicants under the age of 18 years

A statutory declaration from the non-traveling parent/s must be provided or Form 1229.

Consent form to grant an Australian visa to a child under the age of 18 years from the non traveling

parent/s or guardian must be provided

Certified evidence demonstrating parent/s and child relationship (birth certificate)and

Certified copies of parents’/guardian’s national identity cards or passports

Forms For children under 18

http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Pakistan/pdf/1229-160620.pdf

International Travel / Medical  Insurance

Applicants may require  medical insurance covering your proposed length of your stay in

Australia.

Applicants over 75 years of age or older MUST have medical insurance covering the proposed length of your stay in Australia.

 Citizens of other countries

If applicant are not a national of the country in which they reside, please provide evidence of their permission to remain in Pakistan or return to your country of usual residence.

Appointment of a Representative

If applicant have appointed an authorized recipient, please ensure that Form 956A ‘Appointment

http://www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Pakistan/pdf/956-160620.pdf

Australia tourist visa process Time

Australian  tourist  visit visa is processed within 29 working days in Pakistan. In some  tourist  visa application the processing time is about 8 days.

Australia tourist visa process from Pakistan

Once the applicants have all the documents for  tourist  visa application to Australia then All the applicants for Australian  tourist  visa must submit their applications to the Gerry Fed Ex office.

Before submitting an application appointment is required.

Schedule an appointment for visa for Australian  tourist  visit visa

https://online.vfsglobal.com/GlobalAppointment/Account/

Please be advised that Only ONE appointment can be booked per passport no matter if applicants are a family or a group so for every application a appointment is required and An application will not be accepted at the AVAC if the Applicant name does not match with the one used for booking the appointment.

For the large groups travelling together (group size – minimum of 15 applicants), please contact the call centre via phone 0900 07860 email at infoauspk@vfshelpline.com to have the appointments booked together as per mutually agreed timings.

 

Australian  tourist  Visit Visa Application Submission Process

Australian visa applications can be submitted in three places in Pakistan including Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad. Application processing charges and biometric charges can be paid In visa processing centers.

ISLAMABAD

Address:

14-B, Sadiq Plaza
G-9 Markaz
ISLAMABAD

LAHORE

Address:

20 Ex American Centre Building
Opposite Ganga Ram Hospital Queens Road
LAHORE

KARACHI

Address:

43/1/D, Razi Road PECHS
Shahrah e-Faisal
KARACHI

Website:
www.vfsglobal.com/Australia/Pakistan

Email:
infoAUSpk@vfshelpline.com.
For PTCL land lines: 0900 07860
All mobile providers dial : 9999
Operating hours: Monday – Friday 0800 to 1700

These numbers are accessible from Pakistan only.
These are premium rate numbers and you will be charged at the rate of PKR 15 per minute

Application lodgment timings:
8:00am to 2:00pm Monday to Friday

Australian  tourist  visit visa application Tracking

Applicants who have submitted their visa applications may track their visa applications by using the following link

https://www.vfsvisaonline.com/Global-Passporttracking/Track/

 

Documents collection.

Processed Documents and passports can be collected from the following locations.

Islamabad: 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday

Karachi: 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday

Lahore: 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday