Subclass 785 Temporary Protection VisaLive and work in Australia permanently with a subclass 785 visa
The subclass 785 Temporary Protection Visa is a temporary visa that allows people who arrived in Australia without a visa and who are seeking asylum to stay in Australia for up to 3 years. With this visa, you can live, work and study in Australia, access government services, and travel overseas with approval.
To be eligible for a subclass 785 visa, you must meet the following requirements:
- You must be in Australia on or after 1 July 2008.
- You must have arrived in Australia without a visa.
- You must be seeking asylum.
- You must not be a danger to the Australian community.
- You must meet the health and character requirements.
Benefits of a subclass 785 visa
A subclass 785 visa offers a number of benefits, including:
- The ability to live, work and study in Australia temporarily.
- Access to government services, such as Medicare and Centrelink.
- The opportunity to apply for a permanent visa after 2 years.
- The ability to travel overseas with approval.
How to apply for a subclass 785 visa
You can apply for a subclass 785 visa online or by mail. The application process can be complex, so it is important to seek professional advice from a registered migration agent.