Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870

Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870


Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870 is visa category for parents of Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen. This visa allows applicants to visit Australia for 3 years or 5 years in one go .The duration of the stay that is 3 years or 5 years would depend on your circumstances. You may reapply for further Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870 on expiry of your initial visa. You need to be outside of Australia for 90 days to be eligible to be granted another sponsored parent visa.

Requirements for Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870

  • Have a child who is Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen
  • You must be a biological/ legal parent, step parent or parent in law of the sponsor
  • You must be of good character
  • You must have your Medical exam from Approved panel physician
  • You must have genuine intentions to visit Australia
  • You must have health insurance
  • You must have access money to support yourself
  • Your sponsor must pass the income test that is at least AUD83, 454.80 for the most recent completed taxable income year prior to lodgement of sponsorship application.
  • Your sponsor must have met any previous sponsorship obligations

Steps in the process of Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870

  • Applicants need to gather the documents as per the policy
  • Fill the required forms online
  • Upload the documents
  • Pay the visa fee for

Visa fee for visa subclass 870 Sponsored Parent

  • Up to 3 years AUD5,735
  • Up to 5 years AUD11,470

Processing time of Australia Sponsored Parent temporary visa subclass 870

90 % of the applications are processed within 5 months as per information available from Department of Immigration and citizenship Australia.


West Highlander is the leading Immigration Consultancy since 2005. Our Director Ms. Parwinder Kaur has over 16 years of experience in visa-filing of clients who want to go abroad to meet their friends or relatives. She is registered MARA agent registered by Migration Agents Registration Authority-MARA (Australian Govt.) License no. 1280308

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