Australia ETA Visa - Subclass 651
ETA Visa Australia - Subclass 651
What is an ETA Visa Australia?
ETA Australia visa is a kind of visa that gives permission to the citizens of few countries to travel to Australia for a certain period of times. Therefore, ETA visa is subject to the nationality, purpose of the trip and lengths of stay in Australia.
There are 8 countries that are categorised as ETA eligible countries by Electronic Travel Authority of Australia. Citizen of USA, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, Republic of Korea and Brunei Darussalam can apply for ETA visa for Australia.
To apply for ETA visa Australia you must have a valid passport of any of the eligible countries, a valid email id and a valid Credit Card or a Debit Card. Non-citizen Passport and travel documents is not accepted as a replacement of passport. Green card holders are also not eligible to apply for ETA visa.
ETA visa is electronically linked to the passport and doesn’t need to be stamped or put a level on it. Therefore, the visa information is accessible to the travel agents, airlines and Australian Boarder Agencies. While travelling to Australia, it is imperative to bring the same passport that has been used at the time of ETA visa application.
ETA visa is perfect for business professionals or tourists who wish to stay in Australia for a short period of time or need travelling to Australia frequently for holiday or for business activities.
ETA visa validity is for 12 months with multiple entry. However, on each visit you can only stay in Australia for a maximum period of 3 months.
For those who wish to migrate to Australia in future, the ETA visa will allow you to do more research or case study about Australian history, culture, life style, education system and economic growth etc.
ETA Tourist Subclass 601
ETA Tourist visa for Australia Subclass 601 is suitable for those citizens from ETA eligible countries, who wish to visit Australia either for holidaying that may include recreational activities, visiting famous tourist attractions of Australia or visiting friends and family.
ETA Business Subclass 601
ETA Business visa for Australia Subclass 601 is suitable for those citizens from ETA eligible countries, who wish to visit Australia for business purpose only.
Business visitor activities include the various things, such as,
- Participating in conferences, trade fairs or seminars etc as long as you are not being paid by the organisers.
- Making general business or employment enquiries
- Investigating, negotiating, signing or reviewing a business contract
- Taking part in activities carried out as part of an official government-to-government visit