Student Guardian Visa (Subclass 590)

The Student Guardian visa (Subclass 590) allows individuals to come to Australia to provide care and support for a student visa holder who is under 18 years of age or older due to exceptional circumstances. This is a temporary visa that is granted for the duration of the student visa holder's stay and their age.

Frequently Asked Questions

No, the Student Guardian visa (Subclass 590) has the condition 8101, which prohibits work.

The length of your stay will depend on the student visa holder’s duration of stay and their age. The Student Guardian visa is granted for the same duration as the student’s visa.

Yes, you can apply for the Student Guardian visa (Subclass 590) while being in or outside Australia.

You must demonstrate that you have sufficient funds to cover your stay in Australia, as well as the expenses for yourself, your accompanying family members, and, in most cases, the student visa holder.

If any member of your family unit is under 6 years old, you cannot be granted the visa unless specific reasons or circumstances exist. Please refer to the eligibility requirements for more details.

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