Visa Requirements for Entering Australia

Transit visa may be required

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Transit visa may be required

International travelers don’t need a visa to transit through Australia for less than 8 hours. International travelers transiting through Australia for more than 8 hours need a visa. Some Australian airports have limited transit facilities. Travelers are encouraged to view the link for more details on the transit facilities of the airport they are transiting through. To transit without a visa, travelers must: -Have a confirmed ticket to leave Australia to travel to a third country a maximum of 8 hours after their arrival; -Stay within the airport’s international transit area; -Have documents required for the next destination. Travelers who pass through immigration need a visa. Visit the government website for more information.
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Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers require an Electronic visitor visa to visit Australia for Business or Tourism. Travelers can apply for the Electronic visitor visa online. Travelers receive the eVisa confirmation electronically. The border crossing will ask you for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation when you arrive. Please visit the government website to check the permitted length of stay and other entry requirements.
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Transit visa

Mandatory

Transit visa

Transit through Australia you require a visa. A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center. Visit the government website for details.
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Visitor visa

Mandatory

Visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Australia for Business or Tourism. A paper or embassy visa is the only visa available for travelers visiting Australia. The visa is typically a stamp or sticker added to the passport. Travelers must obtain this visa from a local embassy, consulate, or visa center before traveling.
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Electronic travel authorization

Mandatory

Electronic travel authorization

Travelers need a travel authorization to visit Australia for Business or Tourism. Visa-exempt visitors entering Australia must obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Travelers can submit the eTA application online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eTA confirmation electronically. An eTA is electronically linked to a passport and valid for up to 90 days. If travelers receive a new passport, they must apply for a new eTA. A valid eTA is required to board the flight. If the eTA is expired or doesn’t match the traveler’s passport information, travelers will not be able to board their flight.
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Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

Travelers don’t need a visa to visit Australia for Business or Tourism.
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