Applying in Australia


Partner visa (Temporary) (subclass 820)
The applicant must be in Australia at the time of application. The visa is temporary leading directly to permanent Partner Visa.

Partner visa (Permanent) (subclass 801)
The applicant must hold a temporary Partner Visa (subclass 820) at the time of visa application. This is a permanent visa which allows an applicant to live in Australia indefinitely.

Applying overseas


Partner (Provisional) visa (subclass 309)
The applicant must be outside of Australia at the time of application. The visa is temporary leading directly to permanent Partner Visa.

Partner (Migrant) visa (subclass 100)
The applicant must hold a temporary Partner Visa (subclass 309) at the time of visa application. This is a permanent visa which allows an applicant to live in Australia indefinitely.