Individuals and Travellers

​All information for individuals and travellers entering and leaving Australia. Also information on citizenship, importing and buying from overseas.


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Australian citizenship

Information on how to apply for Australian citizenship as well as information for Australian citizens.

Life in Australia

What you need to know as an Australian permanent resident or citizen.

Visiting Australia

Includes information on how to apply for visitor visas, bridging visas and transit visas and what you can bring into Australia.

Studying in Australia

Information on how to apply for student visas, studying in Australia and bringing family with you.

Working in Australia

Information on how to apply for work visas, licensing and registration requirements.

Refugee and humanitarian

Information on Australia's refugee and humanitarian programme and ImmiCard.


TravelSECURE provides a range of advice and tips to help you prepare for your journey and clear security checks quickly and easily.

Visa listing

Contains a listing of Australian visas.

Bringing your family or partners

Information on how to bring your family or partners to Australia.

Complying with your obligations

Includes information on how to comply with your obligations.

Check your pay and conditions

Provides information on pay rates, shift calculations, leave arrangements and notice and redundancy entitlements.

Visa about to expire or has expired

Information on what will happen if your visa expires.

Visa support

Information on ImmiAccount, health examinations and eMedical, Migration scams, and fees and charges.

Entering or leaving Australia

What to expect at the border and what you can bring into the country.


Information on duty-free concessions for personal items you bring in your baggage

Tourist refund scheme

Lets you claim a refund on GST and wine equalisation tax that you pay on goods you buy in Australia.

Importing or buying from overseas

Information on how to buy over the internet, import goods by post, and clearing goods.

Visa Reform

Reforms to modernise Australia’s visa processing system.

Fact sheets and forms

A listing of all fact sheets and forms.