The prospective marriage 300 visa is granted to people who are engaged and want to get married to an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

The visa allows applicant to stay in Australia for 9 months and apply for the Partner (subclass 820 and 801) visa  within that period.

Benefits Of Prospective Marriage Visas

Being a prospective marriage 300 visa holder, you can

  • Visit or stay in Australia till the time visa is valid
  • Study (at own expenses) and work in Australia
  • Travel outside Australia for infinite times


Note: New Zealand passport holders must inform immigration officer if they have a valid Prospective Marriage visa. Otherwise the officers may grant a subclass 444 visa, which affects the aspects of partner visa application in the long run.


Eligibility Criteria

For Visa Applicants

  • You must be 18 years old or more
  • You must be outside of Australia at the time of lodging an application and when the visa is granted
  • You must meet the relationship criteria
  • You must be sponsored by your fiance/fiancee
  • You must meet health and character requirements
  • You must repay or have arrangements to repay the outstanding debts to the Australian Government


For Sponsors

  • You must be the fiance of visa applicant
  • You must not hold or have held certain visas


As a sponsor, you must also take the responsibility for

  • The money that your fiance owes the Australian Government
  • Your fiance’s obligations to their employment in Australia
  • Your fiance’s compliance with the conditions of the visa

Family Members

You can include dependent children or stepchildren in your application. Your family members can have the same rights and visa conditions that are applicable to you once they are granted this visa.

Contact Care Immigration today and get a detailed assessment of your eligibility for prospective marriage visa. Our expert immigration consultants will leave no stone unturned to help you marry your loved one.

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Saloni shah is a registered migration agent in Australia. She has completed graduate certificate in Migration Law from Australian Catholic University (ACU) , Melbourne. She has 5+ years of experience in Australian immigration & education system and has vast knowledge about different Visas and education options. Saloni has successfully dealt with many cases and assisted many clients in their Visa & education process for Australia. Book consultation with her to discuss your case.

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