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It is forcast to be Clear at 8:00 AM AWST on November 01, 2014
Clear
22°C/18°C
It is forcast to be Clear at 8:00 AM AWST on November 02, 2014
Clear
24°C/18°C
It is forcast to be Scattered Clouds at 8:00 AM AWST on November 03, 2014
Scattered Clouds
24°C/19°C
It is forcast to be Clear at 8:00 AM AWST on November 04, 2014
Clear
23°C/18°C
It is forcast to be Clear at 8:00 AM AWST on November 05, 2014
Clear
24°C/20°C
It is forcast to be Clear at 8:00 AM AWST on November 06, 2014
Clear
24°C/19°C

Requirements to obtain VISA to enter Australia

Passport Information

U.S. Passport or passport of any other nationality, must have at least 6 months remaining validity from the day of entry into the country for which VISA has been applied for. If validity is less than 6 months ETS will renew your passport (Fee’s apply).

Australia Tourist Visa

  • Current passport with at least 6 months validity remaining, and at least one blank Visa page.
  • 1 visa application form, completed and signed – Click Here. All application forms must be typed in.
  • 1 additional character declaration form, completed and signed – Click Here
  • 1-passport type photograph (2×2, color, white background)
  • Non-U.S. citizens must present a copy of the Green Card (front and back) or a valid visa back to the U.S.
  • Proof of medical insurance is required for acquiring Australian Visa
  • Evidence of sufficient funds to support your stay in Australia (eg. current bank statement indicating funds available to you).
  • Proof of hotel reservation; OR, if visiting friends or family, a letter of invitation is required.
  • A letter from your employer (on business letterhead with contact details) confirming leave of absence and vacation dates.
  • A letter outlining your plans while in Australia. If visiting friends or family, please provide contact name(s), addresses, and telephone numbers while in Australia.
  • Confirmation of travel (onward and return tickets/flight itinerary) required
  • ETS Order form Click Here

Australia Business Visa

  • Current passport with at least 6 months validity remaining, and at least one blank Visa page.
  • 1 visa application form, completed and signed – Click Here. All application forms must be typed in.
  • 1 additional character declaration form, completed and signed – Click Here
  • 1-passport type photograph (2×2, color, white background)
  • Non-U.S. citizens must present a copy of the Green Card (front and back) or a valid visa back to the U.S.
  • Proof of hotel reservation is mandatory for acquiring Australian Visa
  • A letter of invitation from the host company in Australia
  • An official letter (on company letterhead) from the company in the U.S. stating the purpose and duration of the trip, and that the company will take care of all the financial expenses of the applicant during his intended stay in Australia
  • Copy of airline tickets or confirmed itinerary
  • ETS Order form Click Here

Other Information

  • The Australian embassy takes about 30 business days to process visas. Please plan accordingly.

Processing Instructions

  • Send the passport and all completed requirements as detailed above to:

Express Travel Services

5945 Pacific Center Blvd, Suite 510

San Diego, CA 92121

Toll Free Number: 1-866-376-1125

Fax Number: 1-858-225-0786

Email: info@etsonweb.com

Your application will be sent in to the Embassy.

Fees for Express Travel Services

  • $75.00 – Per visa

Consular Fees

  • $150.00 – Business Visas
  • $125.00 – Tourist Visas

Consular fees are subject to change at any time by the Embassy.

Postage

  • $25 Courier Service (Standard Overnight)
  • $30 Courier Service (Priority Overnight)
  • $50 Courier Service (Saturday Delivery)
  • $65 Courier service (First Overnight)

We use only Fedex services
Please note: Fed-ex charges may vary by location.

For Further Information Contact

The Embassy of Australia

1601 Massachusetts Ave, NW

Washington DC 20036

(202) 797 3000

http://www.usa.embassy.gov.au/