Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870) Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870)

Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870) offers

Family reunification

Join children in Australia.

Long-term visit

Stay up to 5 years.

Multiple entries

Frequent entry, exit flexibility.

No balance test

Exempt from family balance requirements.

Renewable visa

Extend up to 10 years.

Cultural exchange

Experience Australian lifestyle.

Family bonding

Strengthen relationships, connections.

Leisure activities

Enjoy holidays, recreation.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870), you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be the biological, legal (including adoptive) parent, step-parent, or parent-in-law of the Parent Sponsor
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have an approved Parent Sponsor before you can lodge an application for this visa
  • Apply online for this visa
  • Lodge your visa application within 6 months of the sponsorship approval, or 60 days if you are given Permission to Apply in Australia
  • Have met and complied with any previous visa obligations
  • Meet our health and character requirements
  • Have, or have access to, enough money to support yourself while you are in Australia
  • Intend to stay only temporarily in Australia and do only the things the visa allows you to do
  • Have adequate arrangements for health insurance from an Australian Health Insurance provider to cover any unforeseen medical treatment you might need while you are in Australia
  • Not have any debt to the Australian Government, or have arrangements in place to pay it back

Application Process

Check your eligibility and apply for the Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (subclass 870) with the help of our expert migration consultants. We provide guidance and support throughout the application process to ensure your application is accurate and complete. Benefit from our experience and simplify the process of applying for this visa.

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