How long does it take to obtain Contributory Parent Visa (subclass 143)?
For this visa the process time differs as 75 percent of the applications get processed within 39 months and takes around 41 months to process 90 percent of such applications. These applications are approved taking circumstances into consideration such as:
- You have submitted complete application accurately in one attempt
- Your time taken to respond with additional documents or information requested by the immigration
- Time taken by external agencies to provide the for auxiliary information
- How long the queue is, to be precise the number of existing applicants applied for similar Parent Visa Australia prior to you
How do I get update on my visa process?
You may either check the progress of your application online at https://online.immi.gov.au/lusc/login or may also consult with your visa agent as they are well versed with process being in the industry.
Can I avail bridging visa till the time I get Contributory Parent Visa grant from immigration?
Well yes, you are entitled to a bridging visa, if you are in Australia and already hold subclass 173 visa till the time your application is being processed for Parent visa Australia 143.