The Medical Treatment (Subclass 602) Visa is for applicants who wish to visit Australia for medical treatment. This visa may also be appropriate for applicants in Australia who need ongoing medical treatment and are unable to depart Australia due to their health condition.
Medical treatment can include all medical procedures (for example, tests, surgery and/or consultations), whether:
Both In-vitro fertilisation (IVF) and ova donation are considered to be medical treatment.
The applicants for this visa are expected to be able to pay for any medical services that they utilise in Australia, unless arrangements have been made for another person, an organisation or a State/Territory to do so on their behalf.
You can be of any age to apply for this visa.
You must be in one of the following situations:
For applicants who are in Australia:
With Medical Treatment Visa, you can:
You can apply for this visa while you are in or outside Australia. If you are in Australia at the time of application, you must be in Australia at the time of grant. If you are outside Australia at the time of application, you must be outside Australia at the time of grant.
An application for this visa must be lodged online.
You can include your family members in your visa application. However, a separate application must be made for each member of your family, unless they are included in your passport.
Medical Treatment Visa applications may take less than a month to two months for processing.
The visa is free for applicants who apply from outside Australia or represent a foreign government. The visa costs AUD 290 for applicants who apply from within Australia.
We can determine your eligibility for the Medical Treatment visa. Please email us your details at email@example.com or call us on 02 96357903 and we will provide you with more detailed information on the steps, fees and process.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is only for general understanding and does not constitute legal advice.
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