How much does the RRV cost?
The Resident visa costs AUD 365.
What is the length of the stay?
The visa provides travel facility of 5 years.
Can I include family members in the visa application?
No, you cannot include your family members in the visa lodgement application. Your family members must have their own application.
Do I need to update about the changes?
Yes, you need to inform about changes. The changes could be change in address, phone number, and passport. In case if you have made any mistakes in the visa application, you must inform to rectify it.
What is the difference between Australian visa subclass 155 and Australian visa 157?
The visas differ in the length of travel facility:
Visa Subclass 155: 5 year from date of grant of visa
Visa Subclass 157: 3 months from date of grant of visa
What is the processing time for the visa?
The processing time varies according to the visa stream:
Visa 155: 5-8 days
Visa 157: Unavailable due to low number of applications
From where can I apply for the Resident Return visa?
If the travel facility on your current visa has finished or is about to finish and you are inside Australia, you must apply for the RRV before departing from Australia.
You must have a re-entry visa to travel back to Australia if your RRV has not been granted yet. You can even apply for the RRV out of Australia, but the visa must be granted before you enter Australia.