Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs - the Hon Alan Tudge MP on 31st of May 2018 announced visa numbers allocated for granting of Contributory Parent, Parent and Other Family Visas in the 2017/2018 Financial Year.


CONTRIBUTORY VISAS

The combined maximum number of contributory parent visas that may be granted in the financial year 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018 is 7175.

This number includes numbers allocated for the following type of contributory parent visas:

  • Contributory Parent (Migrant) (Class CA) visas;
  • Contributory Aged Parent (Residence) (Class DG) visas;
  • Contributory Parent (Temporary) (Class UT) visas; and
  • Contributory Aged Parent (Temporary) (Class UU) visas.

PARENT VISAS

The combined maximum number of parent visas that may be granted in the financial year 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018 is 1500.

This number includes numbers allocated for the following type of parent visas:

  • Parent (Migrant) (Class AX) visas; and
  • Aged Parent (Residence) (Class BP) visas.

OTHER FAMILY VISAS

The combined maximum number of other family visas that may be granted in the financial year 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018 is 500.

 This number includes numbers allocated for the following type of other family visas:

  • Other Family (Migrant) (Class BO) visas; and
  • Other Family (Residence) (Class BU) visas.