This visa is for an applicant who is living outside Australia and intend to enter into Australia to marry his/her fiancé who is an Australian citizen, permanent resident or an eligible New Zealand citizen. It is only valid for nine months from the date of the visa grant and it cannot be extended. The applicant must enter into Australia, be married within the nine months of the Prospective Marriage Visa being granted. After the marriage, the applicant can apply for a partner visa onshore to live in Australia. Family members can be included in this visa application.

You must be at least 18 years old and have known and met your partner in person before making the visa application. You must be able to enter into a marriage that is valid under Australian law and that there must be no impediment for you to be married.

Your sponsor or your partner must be at least 18 years old and is an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

There are limitations of sponsorship for partner and prospective marriage visa application. Talk to us today to ensure you and your sponsor are qualified to make the application.