Registered to provide Australian Immigration Advice, MARN: 0104952
Leaders in immigration, migration, emigration and visa advice for people who want to live and work in Australia
Partner Visa Eligibility Requirements
What are the requirements for a partner visa?
To be eligible for Partner Migration, you must either be married, engaged to, or in a defacto (common law) relationship with an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.
- be over 18 years of age and your relationship with your partner must be genuine and continuing.
- Married and defacto couples must live together and show a mutual commitment to a shared life together.
- Couples who are engaged must have a genuine intention to marry and live together as spouses.
You will be expected to demonstrate the nature of your relationship by providing a range of documentation. The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) may request you and your partner to attend an interview.
Your Australian partner must agree to sponsor you and provide a legal undertaking to support you during your first two years in Australia.
Do you qualify for a Partner Visa?
Determine your eligibility for the Partner Visa in just a few minutes and begin the Visa Application Process to Australia.