Application Charges and Fees
Information on the current charges and fees is available from the Department of Home Affairs website.
If you are submitting an application to the Ottawa office, please note that we accept payment by credit card only.
1. Payments using credit cards will be processed in Australian dollars only. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AMEX, Diners and JCB cards only.
2. A surcharge will apply. See: How to pay for an application
3. You may incur banking and currency conversion fees and you accept the risks associated with any current fluctuations.
4. Before you lodge your application, please notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your payment being declined.
NOTE: If your payment does not meet all of the above conditions, your application cannot be considered valid for assessment and processing until payment issues are resolved.
If you wish to make a payment in Australia for an application to be lodged in Ottawa, please refer to: Paying in Australia for an application lodged outside Australia.
Payment is non-refundable regardless of the outcome of the application.