Temporary Visa

  • Temporary Work (Long Stay Activity) Visa

The Temporary Work (Long Stay Activity) visa allows employers to sponsor overseas workers to live and work in Australia on a temporary basis, either in the sporting or religious fields, or through a staff exchange program. This visa is valid for a maximum of two years.

There are three separate streams under which applicants can qualify for this visa.

  • Medical Treatment Visa

    The Medical Treatment Visa allows people to travel to Australia for medical treatment or consultations, to support someone needing medical treatment who holds or has applied for this visa or to donate an organ.

  • Training and Research Visa

    The Training and Research visa allows people to undertake occupational training, conduct or observe research as a visiting academic, or participate in a professional development program in Australia on a temporary basis.

    There are three separate streams under which applicants can qualify for this visa.