Visitor Visa (Subclass 600)

Visitor Visa (Subclass 600)

This visa lets you to visit Australia as tourist, business purpose or visit family for a temporary stay.

This visa has four streams

  • Tourist Stream: This visa is for the individuals who want to travel to Australia for holidays, recreational activities, to visit friends and family
  • Business Visitor Stream: This is for the people who want to travel to Australia for business purposes including making a general business or employment inquiry, negotiations or participating in a conference.
  • Sponsored Family stream: This visa is for the people want to visit their family and sponsored by their relative.
  • Approved Destination status stream: This visa is for people from the people’s republic of china who are travelling in an organized tour group.


  • You have good health and moral conduct
  • You must be able to convince the authority your purpose of visit
  • You have sufficient funds to support yourself and family if travelling along
  • You are able to satisfy the visa officer that you would return to your home country after your visa expires
  • You do not have any outstanding debts to Australian government and have arranged to pay the same if any.
  • You should have sponsorship from a relative if you apply under family stream visitor visa.   


  • Allows you to travel to Australia for holidays, business purpose or meeting your friends and family.
  • Allows you to stay in Australia for 3 to 12 months.
  • Work as a genuine unpaid volunteer, but only if any Australian resident would not otherwise be paid to do the work.

Visa Processing Time

Australia tourist visa processing time for the subclass 600 Visitor visa Tourist stream, is from 48 hours to more than 33 days. However, it depends on factors such as the peak processing period and completed application form with all the necessary supporting documents.

Cost of Visitor (Subclass 600) Visa

  • Primary Applicant – AUD 150 (excluding Frequent traveller stream)
  • Frequent traveller stream  AUD 1,120

Note: The visa fees and other associated charges are subject to change periodically by the respective immigration authorities and other relevant entities. So, to confirm the latest visa fees and charges, get in touch with the migration expert at Fasttrack to Success.

If you want to apply for the subclass 600 visa you may coordinate with Fasttrack to success migration agent as we are specialized in Student-visa and immigration.