VISA APPLICATION FEE INCREASES FROM 1ST JULY 2023

The Department of Home Affairs has announced an increase in visa Application Charges (VAC) increase in fees will apply to applications made on or after 1 July 2023 on most visa subclasses.

Related: July 2023 Immigration Changes and Updates

We have highlighted below the fee for the most common types of visas for your reference.

Visa Type Pre July fee From 1 July 2023
Student and Guardian (Subclass 500 & 590) $650 $710
General Skilled Migration (Subclass 189, 190, 491, 494) $4,240 $4,640
Graduate Temporary Subclass 485 $1,730 $1,895
Partner (Subclass 300, 820/801, 309/100) $8,085 $8,850
Parent (Contributory) first instalment

The Second Visa Application charge for the Contributory Parent visa (143 visa) will remain the same

$385 – $4,355 $420 – $4,765
TSS – STSOL (Subclass 482) $1,330 $1,455
TSS – MLTSSL (Subclass 482) $2,770 $3,035
ENS/RSMS (Subclass 186, 187) $4,240 $4,640
Business Migration (Subclass 188A, 188B) $6,270 $9,450
Significant Investor Visa (SIV) (188C) $9,195 $13,860
Visitor Visa (Subclass 600) – applying onshore $380 $475
Citizenship Application (By Conferral) $490 $540

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