Australia spouse visa (subclass 309/820)
Have you found your loved one in Australia? Are you committed to living with your loved one in Australia? If your answer is yes, then you must apply for Australia Spouse Visa (Subclass 309 or 820).
Australia spouse visa is the popular family visa category. A Spouse Visa lets someone live in Australia if the applicant is legally married to an Australian citizen or a permanent residence holder. A spouse visa is divided into two steps.
Step 1: if you are eligible for a spouse visa, you have to submit an application for a provisional visa, to arrive in Australia. Your Australian sponsor must sponsor you for 2 years.
Step 2: if you can maintain a healthy relationship with your Australian spouse and spend at least two years with your spouse, you can be eligible for Australia permanent residency (PR).
Australian SpouseVisa Categories:
There are three visa subclasses for Australian spouse visa:
- Subclass 309: Spouse visa (if you are outside Australia)
- Subclass 820: Spouse visa (if you are inside Australia)
- Subclass 300: Prospective marriage visa