Prospective Marriage Visa (Subclass 300)

The Subclass 300 Visa is for eligible applicants who wish to marry their partners in Australia

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Prospective Marriage Visa

The prospective marriage visa (Subclass 300) is granted to people who are engaged and want to get married to an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen. The visa allows the applicant to stay in Australia for 9 months and apply for the Partner (subclass 820 and 801) visa within that period.

What are the requirements for this visa?

For Visa Applicants

  • You must be 18 years old or more
  • You must be outside of Australia at the time of lodging an application and when the visa is granted
  • You must meet the relationship criteria
  • You must be sponsored by your fiance/fiancee
  • You must meet health and character requirements
  • You must repay or have arrangements to repay the outstanding debts to the Australian Government

For Sponsors

  • You must be the fiancé of the visa applicant
  • You must not hold or have held certain visas

What are the costs associated with applying for the Prospective Marriage Visa (300 Visa)?

Our fixed fee, service packages are designed to give clients choice in terms of fees and the level of service. However, they do not cover the visa application fees and other costs involved in submitting a visa application. Fees can increase without notice, so the actual fees can vary at the time of application. We have outlined the applicable fees that are likely to be incurred for the Prospective Marriage Visa (300 Visa) in Australian Dollars.

Better Life Migration fees for the Provisional Partner Visa (Visa Premium Service) – $3,999 + GST (if applicable)

Department of Home Affairs Provisional Partner visa application fees are:

  • Primary applicant – AU$7,715, Adult dependent – AU$3,860, Child Dependent – AU$1,935
  • Credit card surcharge (if applicable)

Other fees that may be applicable:

  • Medical Examination fees (as applicable)
  • Police Clearance Certificate (as applicable)
  • Translations/Certifications (as applicable)

How long does the Prospective Marriage Visa (Subclass 300) process take?

Once the Prospective Marriage Visa (300 Visa) application is lodged it takes between 17-20  months for the Department of Home Affairs to process the application. For current visa processing times please refer to the information on the Department of Home Affairs website for

What are the benefits of this visa?

  • You are allowed to live, work and study in Australia till the time visa is valid
  • You can travel overseas and return back to Australia
  • You can include dependent children or stepchildren in your application. Your family members can have the same rights and visa conditions that are applicable to you once they are granted this visa.

How we can help you?

Partner Visa refusal rates have been steadily rising. The cut to the number of visa grants has been attributed to new integrity measures being enforced. The increase in application fees, as well as processing times in Partner Visa application, make it imperative to get it right the first time. We have a 100% success rate with Partner Visa applications as we ensure that your visa application is well prepared and supported by strong evidence. We offer a range of services to help you with your Partner Visa application.

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We would like to say a big thank you to all of you at Better Life Migration. You made the whole process so easy for us and we couldn’t have done it without your help. A big thanks to Preeti for all that you done for us. We are very excited and look forward to moving to Oz soon.

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