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Important Information

  • In light of the current COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) outbreak, all Australian Visa Application Centres, Australian Biometric Collection Centres and call centres, across the VFS Global network, are temporarily closed until further notice, see for updates. We apologise for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and kind co-operation. For latest information from the Australian Government on Covid-19, please visit:
  • Upcoming changes to child visas – effective 01 April 2020

    The Department of Home Affairs have advised - 01 April 2020, all new applications for these following visa subclasses:

    • Child (Subclass 101)
    • Adoption (Subclass 102)
    • Orphan Relative (Subclass 117)

    will need to be posted to:

    Department of Home Affairs Child and Other Family Processing Centre
    Locked Bag 7

    or, the application should be delivered by courier service to:

    Department of Home Affairs Child and Other Family Processing Centre
    Wellington Central
    836 Wellington Street WEST PERTH WA 6005

    Applicants will still be required to provide their biometrics upon receipt of a requirement letter from the Department.

  • COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and the Australian border

    From 9 pm AEDT 20 March 2020, only Australian citizens, residents and immediate family members can travel to Australia. For more information on the Australian Government’s announcement, please click here:

  • As we draw closer to the Christmas season, the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection receives an increasing number of visa applications from UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar citizens and residents wishing to visit Australia during this period. As a result, processing times are getting longer. If you intend on travelling to Australia over Christmas and New Year, please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here