SUBCLASS 601- ELECTRONIC TRAVEL AUTHORITY
Planning to visit Australia for tourism or business purpose?
Apply for the Electronic Travel Authority and get the privilege of traveling to Australia as many times or stay up to three months per visit for up to one year.
The Electronic Travel Authority (subclass 601) is an electronic travel visa that is linked to an applicant’s passport and designed only for tourism and business visitor purposes.
The Tourist Electronic Travel visa is only for those candidates looking for holiday, doing recreational activities or visiting family or friends in Australia. This visa is valid for 1 year and allows multiple visits for up to 3 months.
The Business Electronic Travel visa allows visiting Australia for business purpose only. This includes attending a conference, trade fairs or seminars, making employment inquiries, examining, negotiating, signing or revising a business contract, business visit. This visa is also valid for 1 year and allows multiple visits for up to 3 months.
Eligible Passport Holders For Electronic Travel Authority Visa
In order to get this visa, you must hold a passport from one of the following countries:
- Hong Kong (SAR of China)
- Republic of San Marino
- South Korea
- The Netherlands
- United Kingdom—British Citizen
- United Kingdom—British National (Overseas)
- United States
- Vatican City
To fulfil the character requirements, you must be free from criminal records. Any one visiting Australia on Electronic Travel Authority visa with criminal history would be refused to enter in the country.
You must be covered by Australia’s national health scheme (Medicare) to cover all the health costs for the duration of stay in Australia.
Every family member (even the children younger than 18 included on the passport) of the ETA visa holder needs to apply for the separate ETA visa. Want to know more on how Electronic Travel Authority works or how it can be applied? Contact CARE IMMIGRATION today and get backed by the support of certified immigration consultants.
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