Why Us

Established in 2002, Migration Expert is a private immigration company with a team of highly experienced MARA registered migration consultants who represent clients from across the globe wishing to apply for an Australian visa. Migration Expert provides fee-based services in addition to the official government charges to advise, assist and represent our clients through the often-complex visa application process. All decisions for granting of a visa remain with the Australian Government subject to lodging a valid application using the free forms available on the Government website and meeting the relevant criteria. Migration Expert is not affiliated with the Australian Government and act independently in the interests of our clients.

Australian Student Guardian Visa

Students who are under 18 years of age may be accompanied by a Student Guardian who is able to provide accommodation, general welfare and other support to the student. Only specific types of persons qualify as a Student Guardian and they are required to fulfil set criteria as part of the application process.

Student Guardian Visa Assessment

The Free Visa Assessment from Migration Expert lets you know if you meet the basic requirements to apply for a Student Guardian visa to Australia. To ensure that your assessment gives you a realistic result, ensure that the information you provide is as accurate as possible.

Student Guardian Visa Basic Requirements

To be eligible to apply for a Student Visa, applicants are required to:

  • be at least 21 years of age;
  • be a parent or a person who has legal custody or guardianship of the proposed Student Visa holder that they wish to accompany to Australia;
  • be able to provide suitable accommodation, general welfare and other support to the proposed Student Visa holder;
  • meet all other general visa requirements such as genuine temporary entrant, financial criteria, health and character.

Student Guardian Visa Entitlements

An Australian Student Guardian Visa is a temporary visa which is valid for the same period as the student visa of the student for whom they are a guardian or until the student turns 18 years of age. Visa holders may be able to study in a course (other than English language) for up to three months. No work is permitted.

To see a full listing of our fees and services, Student Guardian Visa processing times and application costs please visit our FAQ page.