Important Information

  • Apply early for your Christmas and Chinese New Year travel - Visa applicants in China who are planning a trip to Australia over the Christmas / Chinese New Year Holiday period (between November 2017 and February 2018) are advised to lodge their visa applications well in advance of their intended travel date. Visa applicants should apply early to avoid disappointment. We recommend lodging your visa application online today at
  • With effect from 1 November 2017, it will be mandatory to have an appointment for the submission of visa applications or enrolment of Biometrics at the Australia Visa Application Centre (AVAC) Hong Kong. Click here for more details.
  • Effective 1 July 2016, all student visa applications are required to be lodged online. VFS Global can assist applicants by completing the data entry of an application and upload the supporting documents Online on their behalf under VFS’s Online IMMI Account by charging the approved rates.

    The service will be available with prior appointment through the VFS Call Centre. Applicants are required to bring in their Credit Card to use for payment of their Visa application. The payment can only be made Online in AUD (Australian Dollar). At a later date VFS may be able to offer payment services through their own credit cards.

    Applicants are encouraged to bring along all the information and supporting documents at the time of their appointment to avoid any delays. 

    For any further information, please email or visit your nearest Australian Visa Application centre

  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here