Immigration fee increase 2023

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The government have released the new visa application charges that will commence 1 July 2023. The majority of the visas have had an increase between 6- 15%. The government have made larger increased fees increased a number of visas that they deem as with Business Skilled Visas, subclass 188 increasing by around 45%.

The new fees for popular sublasses are listed below:


SUBCLASSTYPEMain ApplicantSecondary Applicant over 18Secondary Applicant under 18
400Temporary Work405405105  
403Temporary Work (International Relations)405405105  
407Training Visa405405105  
408Temporary Activity405405105
482Temporary Skill Shortage1455 or 30351455 or 3035365 or 760  
491Skilled Work Regional (Provisional)464023201160  
494Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional)464023201160
485Temporary Graduate745375190  


SUBCLASSTYPEMain ApplicantSecondary Applicant over 18Secondary Applicant under 18
186Employer Sponsored464023201160  
187Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme464023201160  
189Skilled Independent464023201160  
190Skilled Nominated Permanent Visa464023201160  
191Permanent Residence (Skilled Regional)475240120  
801  Partner885044302215

The list of changes is extensive and full details are contained in the attached instrument. The Department of Home Affairs have not updated their website to reflect the new fees and typically these may take several weeks before changes occur.

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