Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) visa (subclass 400) - Highly Specialised Work stream offers

Short-term projects

Address specific work needs.

Temporary stay

Up to 3 or 6 months' visit.

Work rights

Undertake non-ongoing employment.

Streamlined process

Efficient visa application.

Cultural exchange

Experience Australian lifestyle.

Multiple entries

Frequent entry, exit flexibility.

Professional growth

Enhance expertise, experience.


Connect with industry professionals.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Highly Specialised Work stream of the Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) visa (subclass 400), you must:

  • Have highly specialised skills, knowledge or experience that can help Australian business and can’t reasonably be found in Australia
  • Only do the work or activities for which your visa was granted
  • Have work that is non-ongoing
  • Provide proof of your work
  • Be able to support yourself and any dependants
  • Meet the health and character requirements
  • Be a genuine visitor with a genuine intention to stay temporarily in Australia
  • Have paid back any debt owed to the Australian government

Application Process

Check your eligibility, gather required documents, and apply for the Highly Specialised Work stream of the Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) visa (subclass 400) with the help of our expert migration consultants. Simplify the process, and benefit from our services, expertise, guidance, experience, and ongoing support.

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Additional Conditions

  • You cannot apply for this visa in Australia or stay longer by extending this visa
  • You must not perform as an entertainer in Australia or support an entertainer or group of entertainers performing in Australia
  • You must meet the genuine temporary entrant requirement, which helps ensure you use temporary visas correctly

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