CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

With its vast and varied landscapes, unique wildlife, and white-sand beaches, Australia is one of the most interesting continents around. We’ve gone through the tips and photos from millions of travelers on minute to find out exactly what makes Australia such a one-of-a-kind destination. From tropical islands to crocs, sharks, and kangaroos.

  • New South Wales
  • Sydney
  • Queensland
  • Brisbane
  • South Australia
  • Adelaide
  • Tasmania
  • Hobart
  • Victoria
  • Melbourne
  • Western Australia
  • Perth

The whole journey is a bit far away but it’s a destination that deserves a visit and never disappoints. You’re not sure you want to cross the planet to discover the secrets of the largest island in the world? Our 20 good reasons to go should finally convince you to visit Australia!

Without further ado, here are the 20 reasons to visit Australia.

  • Because see the sunset over the Ayers Rock (also known as Uluru) is an extraordinary experience …
  • Because Australia has more kangaroos than people!
  • Because it’s the world capital of surfing (and surfing is cool).
  • Because the Great Ocean Road is the most scenic route in the world!
  • Because Australia has beaches that look they came straight out of a postcard
  • To discover the incredible marine life of the Great Barrier Reef!
  • Because the barbecuing is a real way of living…
  • For its delicious wines that make Dom Perignon jealous!
  • To discover the fascinating aboriginal culture.
  • To enjoy the pool and sea together in Bondi Beach!
  • To try the delights (and surprises) of the Australian cuisine!
  • To explore the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, the oldest museum in the country!
  • To take a photo next to the Sydney Opera House!
  • For having fun in the theme parks of the Gold Coast!
  • Because many Australian animals are endemic.
  • To make a road trip in the Australian desert…
  • To watch a game of Australian football…
  • To meet the friends of “Taz, the Tasmanian Devil” on their homeland.
  • Because the East Coast of Australia has 340 to 360 of sunny days per year!
  • To experience having your head upside down… and enjoy it!

Documents required from Applicant :

  • Passport copy all pages. (Notarized Copy)
  • Visa Fees
  • Photographs -8copy : (Size 45 mm x 35 mm), white background mate paper)
  • Financial Documents (A4 copy and notarized)
  • Bank statement of applicant (With bank stamp and original)
  • Health examination (If applying for more than 3 months visa or your age is more than 75 years you need a Health Insurance and medical)
  • Proof of relationship with sponsor.
  • Proof of relationship with person accompanying you to Australia (if applicable).
  • Family Details with their Date of Birth who stay back in India.

Documents required from Australia (Sponsor) :

  • Visa status of sponsor (Visa Grant Copy)
  • Passport and ID Proof
  • Medicare card
  • Updated Statement
  • Residential Proof (House Agreement)
  • Sponsor Letter or Statutory Declaration

CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

  • Passport
  • Photographs – Eight (8) Copies (Size 35 MM x 45 MM, White background matt)
  • Affidavit of support (from sponsors)
  • Financial documents (E.g. Bank statements, FDR, TDR, Valuation reports of property/s, IT returns, Loan sanction letter, Statement of Income, Copy of 7/12-8A, etc…)
  • Applicant declaration (Affidavit)
  • Application Form (IMM 5257)
  • Family information form( IMM 5707)
  • Certified Copy of marriage certificate
  • Purpose of travel(SOP)
  • If minors traveling with visitor must produce a copy of custody or latter of authorization from non traveling parent
  • A latter of Invitation or a letter of Sponsor
  • Proof of private medical insurance

CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

  • Passport or travel document (original passport with 6 months validity from date of arrival in new zealand + old passports if any)
  • Photo (2 photos 35mm x 45mm, white background matt finish.80 % face size)
  • Evidence of support while visiting new zealand
  • Additional supporting information
  • Tour itinerary
  • X-ray for tuberculosis screening if your intended stay in new zealand is for more than 6 months
  • Covering letter mentioning details of travel, applicant and duration of stay.
  • Hotel confirmation
  • It returns / form 16 for last 3 years.
  • Original personal bank statements for last 6 months with bank seal & sign on each and every page.

Please Note : if you are funding your own visit, you must demonstrate you have at least nz$1,000 for each month you intend to be in new zealand (or nz$400 per month if you have prepaid your accommodation).

  • International credit card copy and statements with limits.
  • Salary slips for last 03 months if employed
  • Job confirmation letter. If employed
  • Original leave letter from employer/school/college.
  • Company registration proof eg. Shop act/moa/deed etc. – if self employed.
  • Retire letter/ pension order – if retired
  • Student id/ bonafide from school/college – if student

CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

  • Passport.
  • Old Form DS- 160.
  • 10th and 12th Mark sheet
  • 3 Years IT Return.
  • Bank statement (Last 2 months)
  • Gumasta Dhara & Registration no.
  • Father-DOB
  • Mother-DOB
  • U.S.A. Relatives address proof.
  • Relatives Details in U.S.A
  • Saving accounts statement
  • Property valuation report.
  • 7/12 translate/land details.
  • Pan card.
  • Light bill copy (last month)
  • Digital Photograph (35×45) white background.

CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

  • Passport.
  • 10th and 12th Mark sheet
  • 3 Years IT Return.
  • Bank statement (Last 2 months)
  • Gumasta Dhara & Registration no.
  • Father-DOB
  • Mother-DOB
  • U.K. Relatives address proof.
  • Relatives Details in U.K.
  • Saving accounts statement
  • Property valuation report.
  • 7/12 translate/land details.
  • Pan card.
  • Light bill copy (last month)
  • Digital Photograph (35×45) white background.
  • 16 invitation and accommodation proof form inviting company

CHECKLIST FOR VISITORS

  • Valid passport (issued within the last 10 years and with at least 3 months validity after the scheduled return; passports with observations regarding the front data page cannot be accepted) with at least two empty pages.
  • Application form & declarations duly signed
  • 1 copy of your passport’s data page (A4 size copy)
  • Travel health insurance (Kindly refer to www.india.diplo.de/visa to find out about the travel health insurances accepted)
  • Personal covering letter with entire travel plan (itinerary)

For Minors :

  • If travelling unaccompanied by parent(s), consent letter signed by both parents & applicant
  • Form signed by both parents
  • Copy of the parent(s)’ passports data page
  • Leave letter of your company (if employed)
  • No-objection certificate of school or university (if student)
  • Flight reservation, rail tickets, others
  • Proof of accommodation for your entire stay in the Schengen area
  • Proof of financial status:
  • If employed: Payslips of the past three months / employment contract
  • If self-employed: Certificate of Proprietorship or other proof of ownership (proof of land title, proof of income from agriculture (sales form))
  • Personal bank statement of the past three months with sufficient funds
  • Income Tax Return (ITR) form or Form 17 (Certificate of Income Tax deducted at the source of salary)
  • Personal bank statement of the past three months with sufficient funds
  • Income Tax Return (ITR) form or Form 17 (Certificate of Income Tax deducted at the source of salary)
  • 2 passport pictures according to biometric specifications, not older than 6 months