You may include your family in this visa application, which in this case is your partner and your dependent child.
The applicant should be onshore while lodging this application and the subsequent entrants can be in or out of Australia.
The visa fee for this application is $1,650 AUD for the main applicant.
The processing time starts from 90 days – 4 months.
If you are granted this visa, you may stay for 18 months. Within this timeframe, you have full work and study rights, and also free to travel from and to Australia.