Parent Visa Subclass 103

Australia Parent Visa Subclass 103 provides the golden opportunity to parents to live with their child in Australia who are Australian citizen, permanent resident or an eligible New Zealand citizen. The Subclass 103 visa grants permanent residency to an individual in Australia. The candidates have to support their parents in Australia during their stay. The waiting time for this visa is up to 30 years.

Parent Visa Subclass 103 Basic Requirements

Candidates who wish to apply for parent Visa Subclass 103 has to qualify below-given requirements to be eligible to apply under this visa program. You might be eligible, if:

  1. Your child is Australian citizen, permanent resident, or eligible New Zealand citizen
  2. You meet health and character requirements.
  3. Your half or more children live in Australia than any other country.
  4. You don’t have any outstanding debts to the Australian government or have arrangements to pay the debts.
  5. You have a sponsoring child who is either Australian citizen, permanent resident, or an eligible New Zealand citizen.

Related: Family Visa Australia process

Parent Visa for Australia Subclass 103 Application Process

Candidates must submit all the required documents mentioned in the  103 visa document checklist in order to support the statements made in the visa application.

You can follow the below-given checklist so that you don’t miss any step in your visa application:

  1. If the documents are not available in English language, the translated English documents from the assessing authority should be submitted.
  2. Candidate must provide the latest passport biographical pages or any travel documents.
  3. Candidates should submit the police clearance certificate from the country where they have resided in, from last 12 months during the past 10 years after turning 16 years of age.

  Parent Visa Subclass 103 processing time

The processing time of Parent Visa Subclass 103 may vary if the candidate has to add health or character certificates.

Stream75% of applications processed in90% if application processed in
Parent Visa Subclass 10313 months19 months


Candidate has to pay increased charges if there is any price rise in between the filling date and the date on which Immigration authority received the application.

StreamBase Applicant ChargeFirst Applicant (paid on application)Second installment charge (for each applicant, when ask)
Parent Visa Subclass 103AUD 6010$3945$2065

Applicant has to pay other costs like health assessment costs, police clearance certificates costs, other documents costs etc.

Related: Contributory Aged parent visa for Australia 

Benefits of  Parent Visa for Australia

After the grant of Australia 103 visa,

  1. Work and complete your education in Australia.
  2. Travel and stay in Australia indefinitely
  3. Sponsor eligible relatives for permanent residency in Australia.
  4. Apply for Australian citizenship, if you meet the eligibility requirements.

For more information regarding all the eligibility requirements for immigration to Canada, Australia, USA, UK, Germany, Hongkong, Denmark and New Zealand. Call the the Australian Immigration experts by dialing +91-7042 184 185 or Email your queries on 


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