Skilled Visa Application Costs in Australia
Below is a General Guide Regarding the Government Costs Involved in Making a Skilled Visa Application
There is no government fee to lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI).
GTI visa fees – Global Talent visa fees
1st stage: $1,500 – $2,000 – upon engagement
2nd stage: $2000 – $2,500 – upon receipt of Unique Identifier
3rd stage: $2000 – $2,500 – upon visa lodgement
887 visa fees
For the 887 visa , VisaEnvoy Professional fees are $2000 and $500 for each dependent (plus GST).
DHA fees for the 887 visa are $475 for the main applicant, $240 for partner and $120 for each additional applicant under 18.
Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485)-DHA Fees
|Additional applicant Charge||$950|
|Additional applicant Charge -18||$475|
Standard VisaEnvoy professional fees for 485 visas (case by case for complex cases):
- 485 visa (Post Study Work Stream): Starting from $900 + GST (additional $400 for each dependent)
- 485 (Graduate Work Stream- includes skills assessment): Starting from $1400 + GST (additional $400 for each dependent) and includes the skills assessment process. More details below*.
- 485 Subsequent Entrant: VisaEnvoy fee is $1,600 (plus $150 GST) and Visa Application Charge (VAC) is $1,730.
- We offer a complimentary migration pathway consultation to our 485 visa clients (valued at $150)
*From 1 July 2022, applicants for a 485 visa will no longer require a skills assessment from the relevant assessing authority. They will instead be able to apply directly to Department of Home Affairs for the visa itself. As a result of this, many skills assessing authorities will not accept new skills assessment applications for candidates applying for this visa from 10 June 2022.