iVisa | Updated on Apr 30, 2020

Australia has always been a favorite destination for New Zealand citizens. Despite the current situation our world is going through, they still wish to visit Australia for different reasons. That's why the Australian Department of Home Affairs has implemented the Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form. A document that will allow New Zealand citizens who normally reside in Australia (Subclass 444) to come to Australia. To make things easier for you, iVisa now is processing this document, you can get it by applying here.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

I hold a New Zealand passport, will I need a visa to visit Australia?

According to Australia's Visa policy, New Zealand passport holders can obtain a Subclass 444 Visa to enter Australia.

What is the Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form?

The Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form will allow you to contact the Department if you have been affected by the current COVID-19 travel restrictions and wish to travel to ​or out of Australia.

How long can I stay in Australia with this Travel Request Form?

Your stay will depend on your Visa's validity.

What documents do I need to apply for this Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form?

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

  • Supporting Document

Does the Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form have any expiration date?

The government has not established any validity period officially.

Will it take you long to process this document? Also, how much would I pay for it?

They will change according to the processing speed. Check the list below for more details:

  • Standard Processing: It will take to process 4 Business Days your Travel Request Form. Plus, our service fee here is USD 15.00.
  • Rush Processing: On our next processing speed, you will get your Form in 3 Business Days. Also, here our fee will be USD 25.00.
  • Super Rush Processing: If you have to travel fast, then this is the one for you. Here we’ll process your application in 2 Business Days. The service fee of USD 40.00 may sound a little higher but you won't regret choosing this option.

How the Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form works?

The Travel Request Form allows you to contact the Department if you have been affected by the current COVID-19 travel restrictions and wish to travel to ​or out of Australia.

Does it take long to fill all the form for this Travel Request Form?

It's the opposite, you will be able to submit your application in less than 10 minutes! Just click here to start.

I've decided to apply. How can I do it?

Great! Well first click here to start your application and then proceed with the following:

  • Fill the form with your basic information and select the processing speed of your preference.
  • Review your application to check everything is fine and, finally, make the payment.

What will happen after I apply?

After you apply, we’ll take care of submitting your application to the Australian government. We’ll also keep you informed from the beginning to the end by e-mail.

Is this Travel Request Form valid for multiple uses?

This Visa is only valid for one use.

I want to travel with my children, do I have to get a Travel Request Form for them as well?

As long as your children hold their own ordinary passport, they will need their own Travel Request Form.

My relatives want to travel with me, how can they apply?

Well you can all apply at the same time, just click on add new applicants in your application form. In case you are only helping them to apply, you fill their information by clicking here. Please, make sure they have the required documents before filling the form.

How will I know if my application has been approved?

Once we have received the approval, we will let you know by e-mail. You can also contact us during the whole process through our chat if you want to know your application's status.

I made a mistake filling my application, how can I fix it?

There's no need to panic. Contact one of our agents immediately through our chat to receive the proper support.

Are you a reliable choice to process my Australia COVID-19 Travel Request Form?

Our vast experience processing travel documents for multiple countries speaks for us. Moreover, our forms are really easy to fill, which assure that your application is sent according to the government’s regulations. However, please do not forget the final response depends entirely on them.

How can I contact you?

Simple! Just start a chat with one of our customer service agents or call us to +1 (786) 460-2707 (8am-8pm EST). You can send us an e-mail as well to

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