In Australia


VFS Global manages visa application centres for UK Visas and Immigration in Australia where you submit your completed visa application form, supporting documents and biometric data. Please see the Visa Application Centre page for address details.

Step 2 Before you decide to apply for a visa please make sure you familiarize yourself with the information on the visa subclass you are applying for. Quick Links to information on visa categories and other helpful information including Visa Fee, VFS Service Charge and Processing Time can be found on the Visa Wizard page on this website.

Step 3 Applicants should fill the Visa Application Form corresponding to the visa subclass under which they wish to lodge their application. Applicants can get the visa application form by visiting the nearest Australia Visa Application Centre or by downloading the forms from Applications and Forms.

  • Overseas Domestic Worker Information Sheet – please read details
  • Our Visa Application Centre in Melbourne is moving back to its permanent location from 11 December 2017 for application submission and / or collection of passport. Address: Suite 3, Level 13, 55 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000.
  • Settlement application - All customers applying for UK settlement, including Priority Visa applicants, must send their supporting documentation directly to UKVI in Sheffield, UK by post.& Prior to sending any documentation to UKVI, applicants should make sure that the courier company they are planning to use will deliver to Post Office (PO) Box addresses in the UK.
  • Our Visa Application Centre in Melbourne is closed on 12 September 2017 for application submission and / or collection of passport due to a temporary outage at the existing location. Please click here for more information.
  • Regulations were laid in Parliament today, Thursday 7 September, which set out a change to the immigration and nationality fees. The main change is the introduction of a new Home Office exchange rate policy for immigration applications.
  • From 1 June how you contact UKVI is changing. Further details can be found here

    Following a Supreme Court judgment in February the Home Office paused decision-making on some family applications. In particular, those failing to meet the minimum income threshold for British citizens sponsoring a non-EEA partner and non-EEA children.

    The Immigration Rules will be changed on 10 August to reflect this ruling. Applications which were paused will be considered from that date.

    If you have an enquiry about your application, please contact UK Visas and Immigration.

  • A scanning process for supporting documents in the Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and Perth Visa Application Centres has been introduced for all the visa categories except Settlement. Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.
  • Important information for Overseas British Citizenship application – Customers who have applied for British citizenship must register on the VFS website in order to book an appointment to enrol their Biometrics at the Visa Application Centre. OCBE applicants applying from Adelaide or Hobart locations to select the nearest Visa Application Centre while registering with us online. Please click here to register and book an appointment
  • Requesting for a refund – If you are eligible and requesting for a refund from UKVI or VFS Global... please carefully follow these simple steps

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A scanning process for supporting documents in the Australian Visa Application Centres has been introduced.

Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.

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