iVisa | Updated on Apr 18, 2022

Due to the recent pandemic, many people are looking for a way to travel and visit their relatives who live in Australia. Parents, spouses, sons, and daughters, whose desire is to take care of their family in this difficult situation our world is facing, are trying to enter this country at all costs. Having this in mind, the Australian Department of Home Affairs has imposed, as part of their regulations against the pandemic, that travelers now must present a COVID-19 Travel Request Form.

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This document will allow foreign citizens to travel to Australia for compelling reasons or if they are an immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident (being spouses, de facto partners, dependent children, and legal guardians). To make things easier for you, now is processing this document, you can get it by applying here.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What are the documents required to apply for the COVID-19 Travel Request Form?

We will need the following in order to process your application:

  • A current valid passport, with at least 6-month validity.

  • Supporting document of the compelling reason.

  • A credit/debit card or a PayPal account.

Can you give more details about the processing time for this Travel Request Form and the total cost?

Both the time and the cost vary according to the processing speed of your choice. For more details, please check the following bullet points:

  • Standard Processing: This is our regular speed that takes 4 Business Days to process your Travel Request Form. Plus, the service here has a cost of USD 15.00.

  • Rush Processing: This is our next level in which you will get your Form in 3 Business Days. Regarding the fee, here you will pay USD 25.00.

  • Super Rush Processing: We suggest this option if you need to travel urgently. Here it will only take 2 Business Days to process your application. Even though the service fee of USD 40.00 may sound a little higher, you won't regret choosing this option.

Do I need a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Australia?

  • COVID-19 test prior to arrival: pre-departure tests are no longer required. However, travelers must still be fully vaccinated.

  • COVID test exemptions: Children aged 4 years and younger.

Do I need a COVID vaccine or vaccination certificate to enter Australia?

Yes, Australia has been taking steps to restore travel within its borders. In order to enter Australia, you’ll need to display your COVID vaccine passport or vaccination certificate.

Accepted vaccines are Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna, Sinovac, Sinopharm, Bharat Biotech or Johnson & Johnson. At least 7 days must have passed since you completed your full course of vaccination.

Do I have to quarantine on arrival to Australia?

  • Quarantine requirements: Differ by state.
  • Quarantine exemptions: Travelers arriving from New Zealand. There are no quarantine requirements in NSW, Victoria and the ACT.

How can I submit my application?

Simple! Just click here to start and then follow the steps below:

  • Fill the form with your basic information and choose the processing speed of your preference.
  • Give the final review to your application just to verify everything is correct and proceed with the payment.
  • Finally, upload the required documentation to process your application.

How long does it take to complete this application form?

Not at all, the form contains simple and understandable questions so you won't take more than 10 minutes to complete it. Start now here.

How many times can I use my Travel Request Form to visit Australia?

The Travel Request Form is valid for one use only.

Why should I choose to process my COVID-19 Travel Request Form?

To begin with, we have been processing travel documents for 7 years now, which makes us the best option to process your Travel Request Form. We understand the fact that providing your personal information online may be risky, but we store your information in extreme confidence and do not share it with others. For further assurance, we invite you to take a look at our customer's thoughts here.

Can I contact you if I have further questions?

Sure! You can put in touch with one of your customer service agents in our live chat or you can send us an e-mail to the following address: [email protected].

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