Australia Transit Visa Subclass 771

Australia Transit Visa Subclass 771 lets you and your dependent family members to transit through Australia and allows you to stay there for the time-period of three days. You can apply for the Australian Subclass 771 visa if you are passing by Australia either to join the ship as a crew member or you are in your way to the third country.

Australia Transit Visa can be accessed through two ways

1)If you need to pass by Australia in your way to the third country

a) You and your accompanying family members must have confirmed bookings of the third country and the booking has to be within 3 days since your arrival in Australia.

b) Applicant has to carry all the required documents of the third country where they are traveling to.

2) If you need to pass by Australia to join the ship as a crew member

a) you must be the holder of Maritime crew visa (subclass 988)

b) you need to carry travel documents along with you such as a seafarer’s identity document.

Australia Transit Visa Checklist:


For being eligible to apply for Transit Visa Australia Subclass 771, you have to go through the requirements:

  1. You have to meet the health requirements. The medical exam result is valid for 12 months.
  2. You have to submit the evidence that you have a good moral character and are involved in any criminal offense.
  3. You should not have taken any debts from Australian Government.
  4. If you are traveling with your family members then, everyone should have the valid passport of their respective country.
  5. You need to have flight tickets of the country where you are traveling to; along with that you must have other documents as well.

Australia Transit Visa processing time

Stream 75% of applications processed in 90% of applications processed in
Australia Transit Visa
5 days8 days

The processing time may vary if an applicant takes longer time in submitting the required documents. If an applicant has to submit health or character certificate then, it may take more time.

Related : What is the procedure of Work and Holiday Visa Subclass 462? 

Cost of this visa

You don’t have to pay a single penny for this visa. However, an applicant may have to pay for other additional documents like health exam, police clearance certificate etc.


  1. Australia Transit visa allows you to transit by Australia
  2. You can stay in Australia for three days.

For availing more information about Transit Visa Subclass 771 ,  you can reach MakeVisas experts  by dialing +91-7042184185 /Email your queries on info@makevisas.com  or Visit the Official website. The experts will contact you shortly after analyzing your profile.

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