Family Visa


Child visas allow children of Australian citizen and permanent resident parents (step-parent or adoptive parent as well) to migrate to Australia permanently and join their parents who are living in Australia.

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How it works

A child visa may be granted to a child who is:

  • a child of an Australian citizen or Australian Permanent Resident or eligible New Zealand Citizen;
  • younger than 18 years old or a full-time student between 18-25 years of age, or 18 or older and unable to work due to a disability and dependent on the sponsoring parent
  • meet health and character requirements;


For more information about your visa options:

Quick Enquiry
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You might have a lot of questions about migration law, process, job-searching, living costs, education, etc. You will find most answers here. If you don`t you can ask your own question from our agents.
How long does it take to get a visa to Australia?

The processing time varies depending on the type of visa you apply for, for instance student visa applications are usually finalised within 1-3 months, partner visas within 12-15 months, permanent employer sponsored visas within 6-8 months from the date of lodgment. Have a look at the service standards of the Department for more information HERE

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