Temporary Parent Visa Sponsorship (Subclass 870)
This visa enables the parents of an Australian citizen or permanent resident to be sponsored for an extended temporary stay in Australia. This visa does not lead to permanent residency. It allows the parents to remain in Australia for a longer period of time, up to five years at a time, without departing.
Benefits of a Sponsored Parent (Temporary) Visa (Subclass 870)
- Can visit Australia for up to 3 or 5 years per visa
- Can apply for further visas to visit up to a maximum period in Australia of 10 years