The Family Stream facilitates the reunion of immediate family members of Australian citizens, permanent residents or eligible New Zealand citizens. It also includes other members of the family, such as, parents, orphaned relatives and carers. The family stream comprises of three main categories:
There are a total of 57,400 places in the family stream in 2018-19, which comprises 30.8% of the total migration program.
The provisional Partner Visa allows individuals who are the spouse or a de facto partner of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia. The temporary partner visa is granted first and allows the applicant to live in Australia for two years. During this period, the applicants can apply for the permanent visa if they wish to live in Australia permanently.
The permanent Partner Visa (subclass 820 and 100) allows those individuals to live in Australia who are a spouse or de facto partner of an either Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia permanently.
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 applicant to stay in Australia for 9 months and apply for the Partner Visa (subclass 820 and 801) visa within that period.
The 870 visa allows Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and eligible New Zealand citizens to sponsor their parents for a temporary visa for up to five years.
Parent Visas allow parents of eligible Australian citizens, permanent residents and New Zealand citizens live in Australia.
We understand that family immigration can be a daunting process. With increasingly higher fees and refusal rates it is important to ensure that you get it right the first time. We can help you with the whole process from start to finish. This would include assessing your eligibility, recommending the most appropriate visa, preparing and lodging the visa application, liaising with the Department and other bodies till your application is finalised. Our visa assistance has enabled sponsors marry their fiancé and reunited parents with their families in Australia. We have done it all and have a 100% success rate with family visas.Purchase Services
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.
Thank you so much for all your great work. We just received the visa grant notification and are beyond ecstatic. Many thanks again, have a great day,
Thank you again. I was dancing and cheering and jumping up and down the playground after I read your email this morning. Sarah looked at me in fascinated astonishment and laughed at me.