Child Visas

Overview

Child Visas

Important Changes to Child Visas – from 1 April 2020

From 1 April 2020, applications for the following visas must be mailed at Department of Home Affairs Child and Other Family Processing Centre:

  • Child (Subclass 101)
  • Adoption (Subclass 102)
  • Orphan Relative (Subclass 117)
  • Dependent Child (Subclass 445)

The above visa applications can no longer be lodged at the Visa Application Centre. Payment of the visa application charge can be made online through the ImmiAccount portal. However, online lodgement is not currently available for these visas. Completed forms must be sent to the processing office in Perth:

Child and Other Family Processing Centre

Department of Home Affairs
Locked Bag 7
Northbridge WA 6865
Australia<

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
AUSTRALIA.

For more information on the Child Migration visa programme and documents you need to provide with your Child Migration visa application, please click here