Have you met and fallen in love with an Australian citizen, a permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen? Do you plan to get married in the near future?
If you don’t meet the Partner Visa requirements you might be eligible for a Prospective Marriage Visa! Talk to us today and find out for sure. We help make the visa application process simple and stress-free, saving you a stack of time!
Prospective marriage Visa Requirements
To be eligible for a Subclass 300 Prospective Marriage Visa you must have met you partner in person at least once, you must both be over 18 years of age and be engaged to be married. Your partner must be an Australian citizen, an Australian permanent resident or an eligible New Zealand citizen. The marriage must take place within 9 months of the date that the Prospective Marriage Visa is granted, and must be accepted under Australia marriage law. Your dependent children may be included as part of the visa application.
Offshore Application only
To apply for a Subclass 300 Prospective Marriage Visa you must be outside of Australia at the time of application and at the time of grant. Once granted you can travel to Australia and prepare for your wedding. During this time you are permitted to work full time in Australia.
pathway to a partnership visa and permanent residancy
Once married, you must apply for a Partner Visa on the basis of your marriage, and be able to prove your marriage is genuine. The path to permanent residency consists of two stages, where you are first granted a temporary Partner visa. After approximately two years, if the relationship is still ongoing or there are exceptional circumstances then you may be eligible for permanent residency.
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