This is to bring in kind notice to the Australia visa applicants that The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has increased its Visa Application charges (VAC) for a number of visas lodged on or after 1 July.
The Visa application fees are reviewed twice a year and the changes are released on 1 January and 1 July respectively.
The visa application fees have been raised for the following Australian permanent residency visas:
The General Skilled Migration visas 189 and 190- the permanent residency visa fees have increased from existing $3670 to $37552, an increase of 2.3% in the visa fee. Adult dependent and child dependent visa too has gone up from $1835 and $925 respectively to $1875 to $940.
Australia’s tourist visa has gone up from $135 to $140.
Applicants for Australia Partner visa will have to spend more on visa fees from %7000 to $7160 an increase of 3% in visa fees is seen.
Australia parent visa (first instalment) has increased from $330 to $3770, as opposed to $340 to $3855, an overall increase of 2.3% to 3%. There is no change in the second instalment of Australia contributory parent visa.
There has been an increase of 2.3% visa hike in business migration- Entrepreneur visa from $3670 to $3755 and a significant increase of 2.2% visa hike in significant investment visa from $7150 to $7310.
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