Please note that all foreign nationals need to obtain a visa prior to travelling to Australia.
You should not book flights or make travel commitments for Australia until you have been granted a visa to travel.
The Visa Finder provides information on different visa options for Australia, eligibility, and a step by step guide to the application process. If you decide you want professional help with your application, you can consider using a registered migration agent.
The Department of Home Affairs at the Australian Embassy Amman processes temporary visa applications and Australian citizenship by descent applications for persons residing in Jordan, Iraq and Syria. We also process temporary visa applications for persons residing in Iran.
ImmiAccount is your online gateway to the Department and provides many online service options including: lodging online applications; making payments; updating your details or circumstances; uploading documents and tracking the progress of your application. Priority processing is given to applications lodged online through ImmiAccount. Indicative visa processing timeframes are available here.
By selecting the country you are resident in from the location list on the Department of Home Affairs website, you can obtain further information relating to:
- Australian Visa Application Centres
- biometric collection (applicable to certain countries only)
- panel physicians for health assessments (if applicable)
- payment methods and
- police checks (if applicable)
- how to make general client enquiries with the nearest visa processing office
Refugee and Global Special Humanitarian visa applicants
Information about refugee visas can be found here.
Further information regarding Global Special Humanitarian visas can be found here.