There are a range of Australian visas that provide permanent residency to the visa holder and their family. Australian permanent residents are entitled to live, work and study in Australia on a permanent basis. Additional benefits of Australian permanent residency include access to government-subsidised healthcare (Medicare), certain social security benefits and the ability to apply for Australian citizenship.
Some of the most common work and family visas that provide Australian permanent residency are detailled below.
Our Visa Eligibility Assessment is designed to instantly determine if you meet the Australian visa requirements as set by the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).