Tourist Visa (601-T)

Tourist visitors to Australia from many countries are eligible for an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) visa (601-T).

  • Valid for leisure / tourism related travel
  • Valid for maximum 90 day visits to Australia
  • Multiple entry allowed (12 month validity)
  • 24hr Turnaround on all applications
  • 1-Hr Fast Track Processing available
  • NOT valid for paid employment or extended study
Apply for Tourist ETA

Business Visa (601-B)

Business travelers to Australia from many countries are eligible for an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) visa (601-B).

  • Valid for business / conference / meeting related travel
  • Valid for maximum 90 day visits to Australia
  • Multiple entry allowed (12 month validity)
  • 24hr Turnaround on all applications
  • 1-Hr Fast Track Processing available
  • NOT valid for paid employment or extended study
Apply for Business ETA

ETA Eligible Nationalities

Austria Belgium Brunei
Canada Denmark Finland
France Germany Greece
Hong Kong  Iceland Ireland
Italy Japan Liechtenstein
Luxembourg Malaysia Malta
Monaco Norway Portugal
Singapore South Korea Spain
Sweden Switzerland The Netherlands
UK—British United States Vatican 

If your nationality is not listed, you will need to contact an Australian embassy or the Department of Immigration to obtain your visa. 

Visa Requirements

You can apply for an electronic Australian ETA visa online, if:

 

  • You are from an ETA eligible country;
  • You are outside of Australia at the time of applying;
  • Your visit to Australia is either for tourism, visiting friends or relatives, or short-term business needs;
  • Additionally, You must have had no major criminal convictions, in which you served more than 1 year in jail;
  • You must be free of tuberculosis at the time of travel into, and within, Australia;
  • You must not work while in Australia;
  • Your passport must be valid for 6 months from the day you enter Australia.

Do you need a visa to Australia?

  • All non-citizens require a Visa or Electronic Travel Authority to enter Australia 
  • Compare the visas which are available to you, choose the most appropriate visa for your visit.
  • This website provides a fast online application for Tourist and Business ETA Visas. 
  • Information on how to apply, Australian visa requirements and related travel info. 
  • Help and information provided for current ETA Visa holders and applicants.