Visitor (subclass 600) Visa:
This visa is for genuine tourist, business persons and family visitors to Australia. The visitor visa can be granted for 3 months, six months and 12 months. This visa can be applied under 5 streams:
- Family Sponsored
- Business Visitor
- Approved Destination Status
- Frequent Traveller stream
Common criteria to be satisfied are:
- Adequate Financial Support
- Genuine Temporary applicant such as previous immigration history, current circumstances, possibility for overstay.
- Health, Character, children/custody requirements
- Special return Criteria
If you are in Australia you can apply for the Tourist stream of the Visitor visa online provided you currently have a valid visa that does not have condition 8503 imposed.