This visa is for individuals to visit Australia to:
- Undertake short-term, non-ongoing, highly specialised work in Australia; or
- Participate in non-ongoing cultural or social events at the invitation of an organisation in Australia.
You do not require sponsorship to apply for this visa. However, depending on your purpose of stay in Australia, you must be able to demonstrate that you have the support (generally by invitation) of the business or organisation for which you will be undertaking the proposed work or activity in Australia.