Step by Step Visitor Visa (Subclass 600) Guide

Everything you need to know to give your Visitor Visa (Subclass 600) application the best chance of success.

What you'll learn:

  • Understand the Australian Visitor visa (Subclass 600) application process
  • Get insider advice on which stream to apply for
  • Create an ImmiAccount and lodge your online partner visa application
  • Collect supporting documents to prove you have Adequate Means of Support
  • Learn tried and tested strategies for demonstrating that you are a Genuine Temporary Entrant
  • Draft a compelling Letter of Invitation and a comprehensive Cover Letter

  • A computer (Mac or PC)
Want to apply for a visitor visa, but not sure which stream to choose or how to prove the requirements? This guide will walk you through the process step-by-step with detailed videos. With so much information available online, it can be confusing to determine precisely what is required. That’s why we have put together this straight-forward guide to accompany you in your visitor visa journey.

What will I learn?
  1. First, we will provide an overview of the different visitor visas available in Australia
  2. Then we'll walk you through exactly which stream is most appropriate for your situation.
  3. We'll show you how to create an ImmiAccount so you can lodge your visa application online.
  4. After that, we'll show you how to get the evidence together that your application has the best chance of success.
  5. Lastly, we'll walk you through a step by step in preparing your Letter of Invitation and a Cover Letter
If you want a clear breakdown of how to prepare and lodge your visitor visa application, then this course is for you.

What’s included?
In addition to the lectures, this guide includes a number of valuable resources:
  • Document Checklist
  • Letter of Invitation Precedent
  • Example of a completed Letter of Invitation
  • Cover Letter Precedent
  • Example of completed Cover Letter
  • Form 1149 Sponsorship Form
  • Example Online Application
  • List of "High Risk" Countries
  • Various precedents (Letter from employer, Letter from Travel Agent)

Your Instructor


Simon Mason

Solicitor and Registered Migration Agent

Simon is a registered Solicitor, holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Laws, and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice. He is a member of the NSW Law Society and the Migration Institute of Australia.

Simon majored in International law and Refugee law and has spent several years working as a Refugee Lawyer, including stints on Nauru representing the caseload of asylum seekers in offshore processing.

Simon is an accomplished educator and communicator and has been involved in developing, managing and delivering a range of vocational training courses in colleges across Australia.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

"This is a brilliant guide — we were able to bring my partner's family across from Vietnam for Christmas. Everything we needed was packaged in the guide."

- Joanna Wickham, Visitor Visa


This guide, including its attachments/resources (Guide), is provided for general information purposes only. The Guide does not take your specific circumstances, needs and objectives into account and does not constitute migration advice or services. Any reliance placed on the information in this Guide and any use of the documents supplied in this Guide is at your own risk.

Who is this Course For:

  • This course is for people who feel overwhelmed by the visitor visa application process and want guidance about how to complete their application.
  • This course is for visitor visa applicants with straightforward circumstances who clearly meet the visa criteria
  • This course is for applicants who are confident they can prepare their own application and avoid the high costs of a migration agent
  • This course is probably not for you if you’ve had multiple refusal and/or come from a high risk country

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