If, after checking the information on our website, you still require additional information or assistance you can contact Home Affairs via the online immigration enquiry forms - refer Written Enquiries section below.
Do you want to know what type of visa to apply for?
See: Visa Finder
Do you want to know the estimated Processing time for your visa application?
For visa and citizenship enquiries call the Home Affairs Global Service Centre on:
+61 2 6196 0196, open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (local time)
For general visa and citizenship enquiries: Australian Immigration Enquiry Form
For child and orphan relative visa enquiries: Child and Orphan Relative Visa Processing Centre Form
For queries related to ImmiAccount and online lodgement issues: ImmiAccount Technical Help
For applications lodged through ImmiAccount, please upload all additional documents within ImmiAccount itself.
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Service Delivery Provider Details:
The Australian Immigration Section in New Delhi has an arrangement with VFS Global to collect biometrics for countries and visas that are part of our biometrics program and also offer assisted online lodgement services (additional costs will be applicable) at an Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) or Australian Biometric Collection Centre (ABCC). For more details, please see the VFS Global websites:
- For India: https://visa.vfsglobal.com/ind/en/aus
- For Nepal: https://visa.vfsglobal.com/npl/en/aus/
- For Bhutan: https://visa.vfsglobal.com/btn/en/aus
- For Bangladesh: https://visa.vfsglobal.com/bgd/en/aus
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