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Australian ETA Visas are available for persons from over 30 countries who are legal citizens of these countries. This means that if you have a legal passport from one of the countries listed below, you are eligible to apply.
All of the old ETA Visas have now been combined into 1 ETA Visa (subclass) 601.
Conditions do apply and NOT ALL visas are approved immediately.
Approx 8% of applications require secondary checking which can take up to 24 hours.
Approx 1% of those are declined.
We recommend that you apply at least 2-3 weeks before you are booked to travel. 99.99% of the time, this will allow you plenty of time to get any problems fixed before your departure date. We highly recommend this.
You must be a citizen of one of the countries listed below and you must hold a current valid passport from that country with at least 6 months validity FROM DATE OF ARRIVAL IN AUSTRALIA.
This does not include people in any of these countries who are on a "working holiday visa or similar" or who have temporary or permanent residence in these countries UNLESS you are also a citizen with a passport from the country.
Work Holiday or Student Visas
If the applicant has a current "working holiday visa or similar" or student visa for Australia are not eligible for the ETA Visa.
If you need to get an ETA Visa...
Students and Working Holiday Makers must cancel their current visa in order to apply for the Australian ETA Visa. This includes applications for the Australian Business Visa or eBusiness Visa.
Temporary or Permanent Residents
Temporary or permanent residents cannot apply for an ETA Visa.
You must have a passport from one of these countries to apply.