Announcement for the increase of Australian Visa Charges

There is an increase of charges of visa application for some Australian Visas and this is only applied to the 1st installment of the visa application fee for both primary and secondary applicants.

Among the following visas Other Family (Subclass 114, 115) Visas and Parent (Subclass 103) Visa has record the highest hike of $910, which is $4,035 instead of $3,945.

While Student visa fee for the primary applicant will rise of $15 instead of $560 it will become $575.

As you can see in the table below are the following visa that has an increase of charges:

Visa Type before 01 July 2018 01 July 2018
Business Skills (Subclass 132) $7,130 $7,290
Business Skills (Subclass 888) $2,350 $2,405
Business Skills (Subclass 891, 892, 893) $2,225 $2,275
Child Migrant (Subclass 101) $2,415 $2,470
Distinguished Talent (Subclass 124, 858) $3,730 $3,810
Employer Nominated Scheme (Subclass 186) $3,670 $3,755
Other Family (Subclass 114, 115) Visas $3,945 $4,035
Parent (Subclass 103) Visa $3,945 $4,035
Partner Visa $7,000 $7,160
RSMS (Subclass 187) $3,670 $3,755
Skilled Regional Provisional Visa (Subclass 489) $3,670 $3,755
Skilled-Independent (Subclass 189) $3,670 $3,755
Skilled-State Nominated (Subclass 190) $3,670 $3,755
Student Visa (Subclass 500) $560 $575
Temporary Graduate Visa (Subclass 485) $1,500 $1,535
Source: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa/fees