Domestic Worker (Diplomatic or Consular) stream (Subclass 403)

The Domestic Worker (Diplomatic or Consular) stream allows individuals aged 18 years or older to engage in temporary full-time domestic work in Australia within the household of someone holding a Diplomatic (Temporary) visa (subclass 995).

Frequently Asked Questions

This visa allows individuals aged 18 or older to work as domestic workers in the households of those holding Diplomatic (Temporary) visas (subclass 995).

Typically, this is a 12-month visa, extendable to match the length of your employer’s posting to Australia.

You cannot extend this visa, but you may be eligible for a subsequent Domestic Worker visa if you meet specific criteria.

No, family members cannot be included in your application.

The main applicant is charged AUD355.00, with additional fees for health checks, police certificates, and biometrics.

You must be outside Australia when applying and when the initial application is decided. However, you can apply for subsequent Domestic Worker visas while inside or outside Australia.

Yes, visa conditions may include work limitations, health insurance, and other requirements.

Yes, you can travel to and from Australia as many times as you want while the visa is valid.

The visa will be digitally linked to your passport, and you will not receive a physical label.

Your immigration history will be considered when making a decision on your application, potentially affecting your eligibility.

Currently, there are no frequently asked questions available for the Aged Dependent Relative Visa (Subclass 114).