For how long my 864 visa lasts?
Contributory Aged Parent Visa (subclass 864) is an indefinite visa allotted to elderly parents by Australian government to stay permanently with their children.
When will I start getting my pension?
To be able to receive the security payments from Australian government you might have to wait up to two years after the visa has ben grant as this is not an immediate process and applicants are advised to be patient for same.
How long does it take to process this visa?
The processing time for Parent Visa subclass 864 varies and depends on certain circumstances such as:
- The application is lodged with complete documents and forms required to process the same
- The time taken by the several external agencies like police (background) check, medical parties for health check to receive the additional information
- How many applications are ahead of you as the visas are allotted on queue basis per financial year
- Most important factor contributes to the application is your on-time response to any additional information requested by immigration