Important changes to the Transit visa programme (Sub Class 771) – from 1 July 2018

From 1 July 2018, applications for the Transit visa (subclass 771) must be lodged through IMMIAccount:

Paper application for Transit visa applications can no longer be lodged at the Visa Application Centre.
For more information relating to Transit visa on the Department’s website, please click here

Please Note:

VFS Global can assist applicants by completing the data entry of an application and upload the supporting documents Online on their behalf under VFS Global’s Online IMMI Account by charging the approved rates. This service includes upload of the documents at the time of application and any subsequent documents as and when requested by the application processing authority only.

The service will be available with prior appointment, through the VFS Global’s 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). To know the cost of your visa, please refer to Visa Pricing Table. 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 call or visit your nearest Australian Visa Application centre.