Visa Information and Updates
Did you know you can apply for a visa online?
All you need to do is create an ImmiAccount here.
Visit the Home Affairs website for information on the range of visas available, processing time and fees.
The Visa Office at the Australian Embassy in Madrid closed on 30 June 2018. The Australian Embassy in Madrid has no visa function.
If you have any general enquiries or have applied for a visa and need any assistance and you are residing in Spain or Andorra, please contact the Global Service Centre Tel: +61 2 6196 0196. Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 17:00 (Spain time). If you are residing in Equatorial Guinea please contact the Home Affairs Migration Branch at the Australian High Commission in Nairobi (Kenya).
We invite you to visit the website of the Australian Department of Home Affairs. This site has all the necessary information about the many types of visas available (criteria, forms, fees and form procedures to follow).
You can also do a simulation according to your situation.
Please note this information is only available in English.
Enhancing visa and citizenship services
The Australian Government has announced it will enhance the way visa and citizenship services are delivered using the latest digital technologies. Click here for more information.
Temporary Work (Skilled) visa subclass 457 and Australian Citizenship
Important changes to the Temporary Work (Skilled) visa subclass 457 and strengthening the test for Australian Citizenship have been announced. Please click on the panels under latest news on the home page of www.homeaffairs.gov.au for the latest information.