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
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 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.
|Online Visa Assist (IMMI ACCOUNT) - Service Fee|
Online Visa Assist (Immi Account)
Including documents upload initially and upon mission request Only
Biometrics for Visa Applications:
As per the process, applicants may be required to visit a VAC for enrolling their Biometrics.
If Applicants receive an auto confirmation on the email ID provided at the time of application with the details that will be required for enrolling the Biometrics. Please click here to Schedule an Appointment.
The fee for Biometric enrolment is as follows:
|BIOMETRIC ENROLMENT FEE|
|Biometric collection Only||LKR 1935|
Mode of payment for the services listed above is Cash. A formal receipt will be generated for every completed transaction.