Residence Return Visas
You might be able to get this visa if you are travelling to Australia
- as a visitor
- for business visitor activities
- to visit family
- on a tour with a registered travel agent from the People’s Republic of China.
If you are in Australia you can apply for the Tourist stream of the Visitor visa online provided you currently have a valid visa that does not have condition 8503 imposed.
If you are outside Australia only certain passport holders can apply for this visa online.
If you cannot apply online, you can lodge a paper application.
This visa is for:
- current or former Australian permanent residents
- former Australian citizens.
It allows you to travel overseas and return to Australia as a permanent resident. You need this visa if the travel period on your current permanent visa has expired or is about to expire.
You might be able to get this visa if:
- you are a current or former Australian permanent resident, or a former Australian citizen.
Not only we can assist you to apply for MRT review relating to decisions made by officers of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to onshore refusal or cancellation of visas, but also to apply for MRT review decisions relating to approval and cancellation of sponsorship and nomination.
The Australian government encourages permanent residents of Australia to apply for Australian citizenship when they become eligible.