Australian Embassy

Visas and Migration

Visas and Migration

The Department of Home Affairs at the Australian Embassy in Hanoi and the Australian Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City processes most visa applications and some citizenship applications for residents of Vietnam. The information in this website is meant as supplementary, country specific information to that contained in the main Department of Home Affairs website -


Important News

Latest News and Changes

The following changes take effect from 1 July 2018

  • Partner (Subclass 309/100) and Prospective Marriage visa (Subclass 300) applications must be lodged online via ImmiAccount.
  • Applications for all Transit visas (Subclass 771) must be lodged online via ImmiAccount.

For information about lodging online, please see Online Visa Lodgement.

You may seek assistance lodging through ImmiAccount from VFS Global

Applications for the following visas must be lodged at the Perth Child and Other Family Processing Centre:
  • Aged Dependent Relative (Subclass 114)
  • Remaining Relative (Subclass 115)
  • Carer (Subclass 116)

Further information is available on the Department of Home Affairs website at:

Other News


Fees & Application Forms

The current fee and application form for visas is available on the Department of Home Affairs website. Fees and Charges


Visa and Citizenship Options


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Last updated  20 July 2018