Q4: How long does it take to process an application?
Processing times vary depending on the type of visa, country where lodged and quality of application made. Click here to view recently approved visa applications.
Delays can possibly result from and include:
- Poor documentation and presentation
- Misunderstanding of visa requirements
- The need for an interview
- Health issues
- Complications regarding the criminal or security status of the applicant or dependants
- Applicant’s difficulty in obtaining satisfactory supporting documents
- Requests by the Visa Office for additional supporting information
- Visa Office workload demands, staffing limits, application backlogs and identified priorities
Before planning to migrate to Australia, discover whether you qualify and how we may achieve your desired outcome in the most timely and cost-effective way by simply completing our Online Australian Immigration Assessment Form.