Requirements for Contributory Parent Visa 173 and 143by V4 Migration Services Choose the Expert Migration Agent
Suppose you're a parent
who has been providing financial support to your children while growing up. In
that case, you might be eligible to apply for either the Contributory
Parent visa temporary 173 or Contributory Parent visa
Permanent 143 if they are Australian citizens or permanent residents.
The Contributory Parent visa (Subclass 173) and the Contributory Aged Parent
visa (Subclass 143) are Australian visas which allow people who have made
substantial contributions to Australia to live here permanently if they meet
Documents Required for
Contributory Parent Visa:
The following are some
of the documents required for a Contributory Parent Visa:
- A letter of invitation from an
Australian relative or guardian.
- Evidence of eligibility,
including evidence of your children's eligibility and their relationship
- Criminal record
- Proof that you have been residing
in Australia for at least 10 years before applying for this visa
(alternatively, evidence that you will meet this requirement within 3
- Proof that one of your children
is an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible citizen living in
- You must also show that adequate accommodation is available for all family members without financial hardship.
What is a Contributory
Parent visa Temporary 173?
Suppose you are over 50,
can support yourself financially in Australia, and have a child who is an Australian
citizen or permanent resident. In that case, you may be eligible for a
temporary parent visa. Your visa will allow for 3 years in Australia before
applying for a permanent visa. You can apply for a temporary parent visa
outside of Australia if certain conditions are met.
Parent visa Temporary 173
To be eligible for a
Contributory Parent visa Temporary (173),
- A person must first be sponsored
by their immediate family members. For instance, your partner or parent
who is an Australian citizen or permanent resident can sponsor you.
- To satisfy legal requirements,
they must show that they are in a position to support you financially and
have accommodation arrangements in place for when they bring you into
- An approved migration agent can
provide more details on who is eligible and what level of support is
What is Contributory
Parent visa Permanent 143?
If you are the parent of
an Australian citizen or permanent resident and want to reside in Australia
permanently, then you should consider the Contributory Parent visa (subclass
143). This visa allows parents of Australian citizens and residents to be
sponsored by their children to live in Australia permanently.
The Contributory Parent
visa provides greater flexibility than other visas, such as the Permanent
Resident visa, for the parents of Australian citizens and permanent residents
because it does not require a sponsor to have first entered Australia on any
for these visas
To apply for this
- Applicants must be sponsored by
an eligible family member who is an Australian citizen or permanent
- To qualify as a sponsor, they
must have at least one year remaining on their residence permit and earn
at least $53,900 per year.
- Applicants can also apply if they
are sponsored by someone unrelated but have been in a child-parent
relationship with them for at least five years.
- To meet this requirement, the
sponsor must earn more than $83,600 yearly.
- In addition, when applying
for Contributory Parent visa Permanent 143, sponsors need to
provide evidence of adequate accommodation that meets the immigration
standards in Australia.
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