What is an ETA?
ETA stands for Electronic Travel Authority, that manages short term visitor Visa. There is no visa stamp or label to be placed in a passport or any application forms and are relatively simple to acquire. Most of these ETA Visa are accorded through an online process.
Can I work in Australia on an ETA Visa?
Strictly not allowed to work on this visa as it is illegal and not intended for work purposes. Anybody opting an employment on this visa during Australia visit will be contravening the conditions of the visa.
Can I study on an ETA Visa?
Yes, you are allowed to work on an ETA visa for a maximum of three months.
Is it possible to extend visa while in Australia?
You will need to apply for a further stay as a visitor, using the Long-Stay Tourist, If you wish to extend your stay in Australia for a holiday or to visit relatives or friends while onshore.
How soon do I have to use this visa?
An ETA visa is valid for one year only from the date you to make your initial entry into Australia, however no later than one year it has been granted.
Provided information should not be taken as exhaustive, additional requirements for the visa do apply. Visa requirements may differ as per individual circumstances. For your eligibility assessment visit one of our qualified professionals.