7 Secrets Of Successful Australian Visa Applications
This time we are going to discuss various tips on how to prepare for a successful Australian Visa application.
If you wish to apply for Australian Visa to become Permanent Residence, there are various options available for the right applicant.
There is no obligation for you to use the service of a migration agent in your city such as Perth.
However, you need to understand the complexity of a Australian Visa application can not be underestimated.
Any missing document or lack of complete application may lead to a your visa get refused or rejected by the Department of Immigration
1. Ensure you know which Australian visa subclass you want to apply for
It is important to know exactly which visa type or subclass you are wanting to apply for.
Knowing which visa type is one of the biggest factor of successful Australian visa application.
The information let you to understand the eligibility criteria and the application process.
The Australian working visa for example, has many different types or subclasses and each have different criteria that must be met.
It is also just as important to understand the conditions of the visa you wish to apply for to ensure you are applying for the right visa for you and to ensure that you do not make the mistake of breaching any visa conditions.
For example if you are applying for a visitor visa, you will not be able to work or study.
2. Ensure you are fully aware of the costs involved to apply for Australian Visa
Knowing the costs involved prior to applying for you visa will ensure you are not overwhelmed or given any nasty surprises when it comes time for paying the visa fees.
If you have employed the services of a registered migration agent in your city such as Perth, Melbourne or Sydney, your local migration agent will advise you of all costs involved prior to the application including agent’s fees.
Some agents will even offer payment plans for those who are unable to pay a full amount upfront.
Be sure to discuss this with your migration agent so you are fully aware of all costs involved.
3. Ensure you are fully aware of the eligibility criteria and required documentation
It is crucial to know exactly what the eligibility criteria for your choice of Australian visa is and what documentation you will be required to provide.
This will help you to be prepared and ready when it comes time to lodge your application.
It is important to make sure that you meet all of the eligibility criteria to increase the chance of a successful Australian visa application.
4. Ensure your documents are fully prepared and ready before submission
You do not want to be running around last minute trying to gather documents.
Some visa applicants will require their documents to be translated to English and certified.
This can take time and your documents must be provided with the application at submittal and not afterwards.
In some cases the Department of home affairs will request documents that have not been provided after the application has been submitted.
However, keep in mind that this will need to be done in a specified time frame set by the department and should you require documents from overseas or translations you may not meet the deadline and your application will be refused.
If you have the assistance from an agent, your agent will advise you when you should supply documents and will advise you on time frames.
5. Be aware of processing times
There is nothing worse than not knowing what is going on with your application.
It is recommended to be aware of the processing time for your application.
If you are aware of this then you will know when to expect an outcome and it will save you worrying.
If you have seeked the assistance of a migration agent, your agent should keep you updated on the progress of your application.
6. Be aware of your Visa conditions after your visa has been granted
There is nothing more important than knowing exactly what conditions your visa imposes.
Knowing the conditions such as expiry date of your visa will ensure you do not breach and overstay your visa, which can result in devastating penalties such as being banned from being able to apply for another visa onshore or being banned from entering Australia again.
Knowing what you can and can’t do whilst holding your visa will guarantee you will not breach the conditions of your visa by accident.
7. Seek the advice and assistance of a registered migration agent
An agent will be able to advise you if you’re eligible to apply and which visa you are eligible to apply for.
Your agent will ensure that your application is 100 percent ready for submission so that any chance of refusal is very slim.
Your agent will also be able to liase with the department of Home Affairs on your behalf and will advise you if there is any further information required such as health and character checks, or further evidence to support your claims.
By following their guidance, it increases the likeliness you would have a successful Australian visa application.
Which registered migration agent should i choose?
If you are ready to take the first step to migrating to Australia, or you are ready to apply for a visa and are unsure which visa to apply for, why not give us a call at ONE derland Consulting.
Our senior agent Indah Melindasari has over 8 years’ experience with Australian migration and Australian visas and can assist you with expert advice and knowledge in complex migration laws and procedures.
Mrs. Indah is a registered migration agent with MARN 0961448, she is following the strict code of conduct stated by Migration Agent Registration Authority.
Simply by booking a hour of consultation with Mrs. Indah you would give a actionable blueprint of your migration pathway.
You would discover which visa you should take based from your circumstances.
Later with this available information you would gain insight of the best possible option and then follow our well prepared guidance step by step to minimize the risk of Australian visa refusal.
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