How much will it cost to obtain this visa?
Obtaining the subclass 858 costs AUD 3,730.
How long does this visa last?
This visa lasts indefinitely since it is a permanent residence visa.
What is the processing time for this visa?
Processing time varies as there is a low volume of applications at present.
Will this visa affect the travel plans of the applicant?
No. The visa lets one travel within and outside Australia as often and as much as he wants for up to five (5) years after the grant of visa. However, after five years, you will have to obtain a resident return via, or another visa to go back to Australia