Please note! If you hold a passport from one of the follow countries you may apply for an ETA – Electronic Travel Authority visa: United States, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea (South), Liechtenstein, Luxembourg Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK—British Citizen, UK—BNO, Vatican City.
If your nationality appears above you may apply for an ETA visa.
A notarized copy of the information page of your passport (page with name, passport photo, passport number, etc.) is required. Please do not send your physical passport. The Australian Embassy may ask for the physical passport however it should not be sent unless requested.
A notarized copy of green card—front and back, original I-94, Student I-20, I-97, etc.
A letter outlining your plans while in Australia. If visiting friends or family, you must provide contact name, address and telephone number in Australia.
Most recent CHECKING ACCOUNT statement (the original that is mailed to your home), along with a copy must be submitted as proof of financial ability.
If a someone other than the applicant is sponsoring the trip, then please submit an ORIGINAL support/explanation letter from the sponsor along with their ORIGINAL CHECKING ACCOUNT statement, and a copy.
The Australian Embassy does not accept Savings account statements, as they deem the money not immediately available.
(From your travel agent) a copy of your hotel reservations confirming your stay in Australia, OR
Letter of invitation from host, sponsor or relative to be visited in Australia stating responsibility for and acknowledgement of your stay in Australia, along with a copy of proof regarding the host's citizenship in Australia: request a copy of the information page of the Australian citizen's passport be sent to you (via mail, scanned image email sent via email or clear legible fax).