Australian Embassy

Temporary Work

Temporary Work


  • General information
  • Document checklist
  • Fees and charges
  • Quick links


General Information

The Temporary work visa (subclass 400) lets you visit Australia on a temporary basis to:

  • do short-term, highly specialised, non-ongoing work
  • in limited circumstances, participate in an activity or work relating to Australia’s interests.

Please note, from 19 November 2016 Temporary Work visa applications must be lodged online.

Document checklist

See: Document checklist - Temporary Work visa (subclass 400)


Fees and charges

A list of current fees and charges for a Visitor visa is available at the Department of Home Affairs' website.

See: Fees and charges


Quick links


Last updated 8 January 2018