Australian Tourist visa from India

Step by step guide  for Australia Visitor visa
Australia Visitor Visa from India (subclass 600)

Up to 3Years

Up to 12 months


AUD 190

Processing Time
Approximately 20 days

Australia Tourist visa 

Australia tourist visa from India

Are you planning to visit Australia from India? If so, you will need to apply for a visitor visa. This guide will walk you through the entire process, from understanding the requirements to submitting your application, answering all your queries, and finding the best-suited application for you. We will keep the details in a brief tabular format so that you understand better. You can click on the links, which will give you more information. 

What are the types of Australian visitor visas from India?
Type of Visa
DescriptionEligibilityProcessing Time
Visitor visa (subclass 600)Allows you to stay in Australia for up to 12 monthsCitizens of most countries 15 days on average
Tourist stream
Allows you to visit Australia for tourism purposesAll visitors15 days on average
Business StreamAllows you to visit Australia for business purposesBusiness travelers15 days on average
Sponsored Family streamAllows you to visit Australia to visit your family or friends who are permanent residents or citizens of AustraliaVisitors with family or friends in Australia15 days on average
Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) (subclass 601)Allows you to travel to Australia for short-term tourism or business purposesCitizens of eligible countriesImmediate
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Australia tourist visa fees

The fee for an Australian Tourist Visa (subclass 600) for Indian citizens depends on the type of visa, length of stay, and the number of applications. Here are the current fees for Australian Tourist Visas for Indian citizens.

Visa typeFee in AUDFee in INR
Australia  visitor visa Subclass 600 - Outside Australia  $ 190 Rs. 10,371
Australia  visitor visa Subclass 600 - inside Australia  $ 475Rs. 26,016

Things to keep in mind about Australia tourist visa fees:

The fees are subject to change.
You may be required to pay additional fees for things like medical examinations or police clearance certificates.
What happens if your Visitor Visa application is deemed incorrect or insufficient according to the DHA?

The Australia Visitor Visa fee is non-refundable.
If you have any doubts or questions regarding your Australia Visitor Visa application, you can consult a registered immigration agent like Aptech Visa at 750 383 2132 

Payment Method for Australian Tourist Visa 
You can typically pay the visa application fee online using a credit card, debit card, or PayPal through the official Australian government visa application portal.
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Australia tourist visa processing time

The estimated processing time for an Australia visitor visa for Indians is between 8 and 30 days. However, it is essential to note that these are just estimates, and the actual processing time may vary from case to case. 

The processing time for an Australia visitor visa varies depending on several factors, including:

The current workload of the Department of Home Affairs (DHA)
The completeness of your application
The complexity of your application
The quality of your supporting documents

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Australia tourist visa Requirements

Before applying for an Australian tourist or visitor visa, you should ensure that you are fulfilling Australian tourist visa requirements.

There are things you need to make sure of when you are applying for an Australian tourist visa from India. Always remember to check twice before submission.

1. Be a Genuine visitor:
You need to convince the visa officer that you are a genuine visitor. You will leave Australia before your visa expires. You can convince yourself as a Genuine visitor by providing the following information

a) I intend to stay in Australia temporarily.
b) coming to Australia for a lawful purpose.
comply with Australian tourist visa conditions after you arrive.
leave Australia at the end of your stay.

2. Sufficient Funds:
You must have enough funds to support your expenses while you are in Australia. Funds requirements depend upon the duration of to stay in Australia and your travel plan as well. Please note funds must be 3 months old from the submission date of your Australian tourist/visitor visa application.

Please find the Funds Requirements for an Australia Visitor visa from India below.
Number of PeopleFunds in AUD Funds in Indian Rs. 
 1 Person $  8,000 Rs. 4,00,000
 2 Person $ 12,000 Rs. 5,00,000
 3 Person  $14,000 Rs. 7,00,000

3. Strong home Ties

You must provide sufficient evidence to prove that you have strong home ties in your home country. You can include the following things in strong home ties. 

a) Any family ties you may have in your home country.
b) Any personal, financial, work or other commitments in your home country.
c) Any circumstances that compel you to return to your home country.

4) Clearly State the Purpose of Visit:

You must include a professional cover letter clearly stating the purpose of your visit as a tourist or visitor. Provide a detailed itinerary, including planned activities, visiting places, accommodation arrangements, etc.

5) Proof of Return:
Provide evidence of your intention to return to India after the visit, such as a return flight ticket.

It's important to note that visa requirements may change, and it's advisable to consult with the Australian visa expert at 750-383-2132/ 928 928 9006/ 928 928 9007for the most up-to-date information before applying. Additionally, consider starting the visa application process well in advance of your planned travel dates.

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How to apply for Australia Tourist visa

To apply for an Australia tourist visa from India, follow the steps below. The Aptech visa team suggests you submit your Australia Tourist visa application for processing at least 4 months before you want to travel to Australia.

Follow these instructions to ensure your Australian visitor visa application process.

1) Gather Documents:

It is advisable for the applicants to collect all supporting documents before starting their Australia tourist visa application. Your documents must be in English, coloured and clear scanned copies of documents.

Please gather your documents ( Passport, Cover letter, Travel itinerary, Application form, Bank statement, employment letter etc.) as per the Australia tourist visa documents checklist and not sure what documents are required for an Australia visitor visa or Tourist visa application. Please consult with an Aptech visa consultant at 750-383-2132/ 928 928 9006. Documents requirements may vary from case to case or for travel purposes. So, provide documentation accordingly.

2) Create An Online Account:

Once you have collected all your supporting documents and understood the requirements, It's time to begin the visa application procedure after you have all the necessary paperwork available.

a) Create immiAccount
b) Provide accurate information
c) Fill out visa application forms
d) upload necessary documents

3)Pay the relevant visa fees

Review your application carefully and see if the information is correct. Now, you must pay visa application fees of $190 by credit card or an acceptable International card.  Please note the visa application fee is non-refundable regardless of your visa outcome. 

4) Wait for the Decision:
Once you paid the visa application fee, you must wait for the final decision. The Processing time of an Australia visitor visa application may take a few days to a month, depending on the situation. If your visa gets approved, you can fly to Australia as per your instructions.

If you get refused, then you will be notified in writing by the Department of Home Affairs Australia explaining why DHA rejected your Tourist visa application.

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Australia touristvisa Documents checklist

What are the Documents and Requirements for an Australian Tourist Visa from India?

Must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the proposed end date of your stay in Australia.
Visa application formsIt must be completed and signed in blue or black ink.
Photographsone recent passport-sized coloured photographs is required.
Proof of funds
Evidence of financial ability to support yourself during your stay in Australia, such as bank statements, payslips, or a letter from a financial institution.
Proof of accommodation
Evidence of arranged accommodation for your stay in Australia, such as a hotel booking confirmation or a letter from a friend or relative who is hosting you.
Travel itinerary
Detailed travel itinerary, including the dates and places you plan to visit in Australia.
Cover letter
Cover letter explaining your reasons for visiting Australia and why you are a genuine tourist.
Invitation letterInvitation letter from family or friends if you are visiting Australia to see them.
Police clearance certificatePolice clearance certificate from your home country if you are staying in Australia for more than 3 months.
Income tax return Must include ITR's of your current financial years

Tip: Organize, verify, translate, photocopy, and securely send your documents for a smooth application process.Before you apply for an Australian tourist visa, make sure you meet the following requirements:

Be a genuine visitor. 
Have sufficient funds.
Meet health requirements. 
Have a good character. 

If you have any queries about the Visa requirements, please feel free to contact us. We will provide you with detailed explanations and assist you in filing your application.
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  • Australia Tourist visa:FAQ
    Q. How can I get a tourist visa for Australia?
    To be eligible for an Australian visitor visa from India, you must meet the following requirements: * You must be a citizen of India. 

    You must have a valid passport that is at least 6 months old.
    You must have a return ticket to India.
    You must have sufficient funds to support yourself during your stay in Australia.
    You must not have a criminal record.
    You must be a genuine visitor and not intend to stay in Australia illegally.
    Q. How Much Does an Australia Visa Cost?
    The visa application fee for an Australian visitor visa from India is AUD 190 for a single-entry visa for up to 3 months.
    Q. How long does Australia tourist visa take?
    The processing time for an Australian visitor visa from India is typically between 8 and 30 days. However, the processing time may be longer during peak periods, such as holidays or summer.
    Q. What documents are required for a tourist visa?
    The documents you need to apply for an Australian visitor visa from India will vary depending on your circumstances. However, some of the most common documents required include:

    * A valid passport
    * A visa application form
    * Two recent passport-sized photographs
    * Proof of funds
    * Proof of accommodation
    * Travel itinerary
    * Cover letter
    * Invitation letter
    * Police clearance certificate

    Q. How do I track the status of my Australian visitor visa application?

    You can track the status of your Australian visitor visa application online using your ImmiAccount.
    Q.  How can I apply for an Australian visitor visa from India?
    You can apply for an Australian visitor visa from India online or by mail. If you are applying online, you will need to create an ImmiAccount. If you are applying by mail, you will need to send your application to the Australian Department of Home Affairs (DHA) office in India.
    Q. What happens if my Australian visitor visa application is rejected?
    If your Australian visitor visa application is rejected, you will be notified by the DHA. You may be able to reapply for a visa if you can address the reasons for the rejection.
    Q. What is an Australian tourist visa?
    An Australian tourist visa (subclass 600) is the most common type of visa for visitors to Australia. It allows visitors to stay in Australia for up to 12 months. Aptech Visa can help you with the application process for an Australian tourist visa.
    Q. What is the Australia tourist visa open date?
    The Australia tourist visa open date is the date on which you can first enter Australia on your visa. The open date is usually 12 months from the date your visa is granted.
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