Top Button

Important Information

  • Introduction of New Visa Category - Sponsored Parent (Temporary) Visa - subclass 870 please click here
  • Australia visa applicants may please note that in view of the 2019 General Elections, the below listed Australia Visa Application Centres will remain closed on the dates specified:
  • General Election 2019
    S.No. Location Date of Election Day
    1 Hyderabad 11 April 2019 Thursday
    2 Chennai 18 April 2019 Thursday
    3 Bangalore 18 April 2019 Thursday
    4 Pune 23 April 2019 Tuesday
    5 Cochin 23 April 2019 Tuesday
    6 Mumbai 29 April 2019 Monday

    Australia visa applicants may please note that our Application Centre in Mumbai (North) will now be operational from Monday, 18 March 2019 at the following address:

    Australia Visa Application Centre (Mumbai North)

    Trade Centre, 1st Floor,

    Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (East),

    Mumbai – 400051, India

  • Australia visa applicants may please note that with effect from 09 January 2019, our Australia Visa Application Centre in BKC, Mumbai-North will remain closed until 18 March 2019. In the interim, we will be accepting Australia visa applications at our below mentioned South Mumbai Centre in Mahalaxmi.

    Address: Australia Visa Application Centre ,Mumbai South

    Urmi Axis Building, 1st floor, Behind Famous Studio, Opp. E Moses Road,

    Mahalaxmi (West), Mumbai 400 011

    Call: +91 22 - 67866006
  • Australia Visa applicants may please be informed that the Visa Application Centre in Hyderabad will remain closed on 07 December 2018 in view of the State Assembly Elections.
  • Cochin Visa Application Centre to resume operation from 21 August 2018

    From 21 August 2018 , VFS Global will resume operations at its Visa Application Centre in Cochin.

    As a result of incessant rains in the State of Kerala and Visa Application Centre being closed the last 3 days, applicants may face long queues owing to the rush in submissions.

    A further delay in visa processing can be expected as the applications from Kerala will reach the respective Mission / Embassy / Consulate only early next week.

    Applicants who need to apply for their visa urgently may choose to lodge their application online.
  • Closure of Australia Visa Application Centre in Cochin on Monday, 20 August 2018

    Visa applicants are informed that the Australia Visa Application Centre in Cochin will continue to remain closed on Monday, 20 August 2018 as a result of incessant rains and floods.
  • Closure of Australia Visa Application Centre in Cochin on Thursday, 16 August 2018

    Visa applicants are informed that the Australia Visa Application Centre in Cochin will remain closed on Thursday, 16 August 2018 as a result of incessant rains and floods.
    The website will be updated with more information on the functioning of the AVAC on Friday, 17 August 2018.
  • Visa Application centre in Jalandhar to remain closed on Monday, 02 April 2018

    Visa applicants are informed that the Australia Visa Application Centre in Jalandhar will remain closed on Monday, 02 April 2018 in wake of the nationwide strike called in reaction to a recent Supreme Court decision that overturned key provisions of the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, The VAC will resume regular operations on Tuesday, 03 April 2018.

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