Can I apply for the visa when inside Australia?
No, you cannot apply for the visa if you are in Australia. You must be away from Australia if you want to apply for the humanitarian visa subclass 202 and at the time visa is granted.
What is the application charge for the visa?
There is no application charge for the humanitarian visa. If your visa is approved, you have to pay the travel costs.
Note: If your family members accompany you to Australia on this visa, you can get financial assistance. The IOM (International Organization for Migration) offers No-interest Loan Scheme which lends 75% of travel costs, arranges travel bookings and necessary support at the time of travel.
Do I need to report changes in circumstances?
Yes, you must intimate the changes in your circumstances such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, separation and other cases.
Can I include family members in my visa application?
Yes, you can include family members such as your partner, dependent relatives, your children and your partner’s children.