Australian Parent Visas are for parents who have children who are citizens or permanent residents of Australia.
Parent Contributory Visa
This visa allows parents to migrate to Australia permanently, to join their children who are living in Australia. These applications are processed faster .Visa applicants are required to make a significant contribution to their future health and welfare costs.
Parent Permanent Visa
The criteria for assessment are same as parent contributory visas. However the number of visas are capped and therefore there is a long delay in processing these visas.
These visas are for Partners of Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents or eligible New Zealand citizens who may apply to enter and/or remain permanently in Australia.
Spouse Temporary Visa and Permanent Visa
If you are legally married to an Australian Citizen, a permanent resident or eligible New Zealand Citizen you may be eligible to apply to live in Australia.
Prospective Marriage Visa
If you have plans to marry your fiance(e), who is an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen you may be eligible to apply for this visa.