Sponsored Parent (Temporary) visa (Subclass 870)

This temporary visa allows a parent of an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, or eligible New Zealand citizen to visit Australia for up to 3 or 5 years. It does not lead to permanent residence and has specific conditions.

Frequently Asked Questions

No, this visa does not allow you to work in Australia.

No, family members cannot be included in this visa application.

If your sponsor’s sponsorship ends and you do not find a new Parent Sponsor, your visa will end.

No, you must apply for a different kind of visa to remain in Australia for a longer period.

Yes, you must have adequate health insurance from an Australian Health Insurance provider to cover unforeseen medical treatment while in Australia.

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