Business (Short) Visa



This visa allows business people to make a short business visit to Australia for up to three (3) months during your visa validity period. Business activities may include a conference, negotiation or exploratory business visit.  

Visa validity

  • you are only allowed to stay in Australia for a maximum of three months on each arrival
  • you must leave Australia before your visa expires
  • you cannot apply to stay longer in Australia on a further visa of this type
  • the dates of your visa validity period will be specified on the visa label and in the visa grant notification letter
  • you can be granted single or multiple entries to Australia.

Visa conditions

If you are granted this visa, you are not able to:

  • work in Australia except in strictly limited circumstances, if for example the work is highly specialised and non ongoing
  • undertake work in Australia that can be done by an Australian citizen or permanent resident.


Visa Requirements
  • Your personal attributes and business background must be relevant to your business activities in Australia. You may be asked to provide:
  • Your purpose of visit is genuine as part of your business activity.
  • You must meet certain health requirements & Character requirements.
  • You must have access to sufficient funds to cover all costs for the duration of your stay in Australia, including health insurance if required.
Business (Short) Visa

Exclude ETAeVisitor natonals

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