in 1996, Australia’s ETA (subclass 651) program began. In the present, the country offers a new version of ETA, which was implemented in 2013. Now more nationalities have the benefit to apply - Swedes are also included. The application process is quite simple. Travelers can apply only for their visas and get them quickly. This new ETA upgrade also allows traveling to Australia for tourism or business purposes
ETA for Swedish nationals will allow you to stay in the territory of Australia for a maximum period of time of 90 days Per Entry over 1 year after arrival. Before you start your application, remember that you have to meet some general requirements. The first one, is that you shouldn't have tuberculosis. The second requirement is that you shouldn’t be convicted for a crime with a sentence of 1 year or longer regardless of the sentence has been completed. Once you are done with it, you can check your eligibility. How can I know that? Easy, use iVisa's visa checker tool and you will know. You can have this information automatically. Now that you have check all these requirements, go ahead, is time to apply online.
What documents do I need?
Online applications make everything more simple, now you don't need to go to the Australian embassy. You just need to provide the required documents. We recommend you to collect them before you start to fill the application form. You don't have to worry, iVisa request just a couple of documents. This is the list:
A Valid passport – Swedish nationals need a passport to travel internationally - so is also needed for Australia. Don't have a visa? Obtaining a passport is very easy. You just need to visit the issuing authority in your own country. The passport validity has to be for at least 90 days from the date of arrival in Australia.
Payment method – It is necessary to pay the fee for iVisa's service before you can submit your application. You can do it either with your credit or debit card and if you prefer to do it with your PayPal account is also accepted as well.
Now you have to answer some questions. Most of them are simple and easy to answer. Just state the reasons for your trip and other details. Please answer them accurately.
If you finish that section, you can proceed and complete the application form. It is an easy process but if you need help, iVisa will be there for you. We have available 24/7 a customer support staff that are pleased to guide you whenever you need it.
Processing time and fees for Swedish nationals
These two aspects are related, one affects the other. Australia ETA itself is free, but the process can be longer without assistance. This is why we offer you iVisa's service, you are going to pay just fo it. You can select one of the three choices for Swedish citizens. Select the most convenient for you. The faster the processing time for your application, the higher the service fee is. These are your options:
Standard processing – this is the most common option, people often choose because it is the less expensive. It costs USD 40.00. This option takes 24 hours for your application to be processed. It's not that long if you are not in a hurry.
Rush processing – comparing it to the previous choice, this processing time is faster. For USD 60.00, you will have your Australia ETA approved within 4 hours.
Super rush processing – For USD 90.00, this is the fastest option iVisa available for you. It is perfect choice if you need to travel urgently. You can apply on your way to the airport. Your ETA will approved within just 1 hour.
Australia ETA for Swedish citizens– the application form
Application forms can be complex, right? Well, iVisa makes it easy - you just need to follow two easy steps:
First, answer general information: name, address, passport info, and so on. Then, choose your desired processing time.
Finally, review all your answers very carefully, one mistake can invalid the application. Once you are done with it is time to pay. Hit the submit button and leave all the stress, now you only have to wait for your trip. Your ETA will be ready in no time.
Getting an Australia ETA for Swedish nationals is a very pretty straightforward process. It is with no doubt better than going to an Australian embassy. No effort nor time is needed.