Schedule of Australian Government Fees – July 2022

The latest Australian Government Fees have been released.

Visa SubclassBase ApplicationDependent
18 Years and Over
Under 18 Years
417 (Working Holiday) / 462 (Work and Holiday)$510
400 (Temporary Work – Short Stay Specialist)$325$325$80
#482 (Temporary Skill Shortage) NominationShort-Term Application*Medium- and Long-Term Application*$330$1,330$2,770-$1,330$2,770-$335$695
Standard (and Overseas) Business Sponsorship$420
#186 (ENS) / #187 (RSMS) NominationApplication$540$4,240-$2,120-$1,060
100 (Partner) / 820 (Partner)$8,085$4,045$2,025
APEC Card$200
407 (Training) NominationApplication$170$325-$325-$80
408 (Temporary Activity – All Streams)$325$325$80
Australian Citizenship$490 –$300+
155 / 157 (Resident Return)$425
Temporary Activities Sponsorship$420
461 (New Zealand Citizen Family Relationship)$385$195$95
189 / 190 / 489 (Skilled)$4,240$2,120^$1,060
020 (Bridging B)$165
600 (Visitor)$150
485 Graduate Temporary$1,730$865$435
500 Student$650$485$160
858 Global Talent Visa$4,305$2,155$1,080
494 Skilled Employer Sponsored Regional (Provisional) Visa$4,240$2,120$1,060
491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) Visa$4,240$2,120$1,060
864 Aged Parent (Contributory)$4,355$2,175$1,090
103 Parent$4,560$2,280$1,145
870 – Temporary Sponsored Parent Visa$1,050

Skills Assessment # see note below

# A charge for the Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) applies to these visas. See next page for a detailed breakdown.

^ subclass 189 the secondary application fee is $2055

+ ages 16-17 years only

# Fee for Skills Assessment varies depending on authority. Visa Executive will provide you current fee payable at time of application.

* The STAC of $700 is levied per person when a 482 visa is lodged for a second or subsequent time while the applicant is in Australia

Immigration levy a credit card surcharge. This ranges from 1.01% to 1.99% depending on the type of card.

Charges relating to the Skilling Australians Fund (SAF)

The Nomination Training Contribution (NTC) charge is levied to aid in funding the SAF. With regards to Australian government fees, any reference to the NTC charge or SAF are referring to the same fee.

The NTC charge applicable to an application is dependent upon the annual turnover (in AUD) of the sponsoring company and, for the subclass 482 visa, the length of stay granted for the visa.

A full breakdown of the NTC charge for a subclass 482 visa is shown in the table below.

Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482)

Length of VisaSponsoring Company Turnover <$10millionSponsoring Company Turnover ≥$10million
One (1) year$1,200$1,800
Two (2) years$2,400$3,600
Three (3) years$3,600$5,400
Four (4) years$4,800$7,200

A full breakdown of the NTC charge for a subclass 186 or subclass 187 visa is shown in the table below.

Employer Nomination Scheme (subclass 186) / Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme (subclass 187) visas

Sponsoring Company Turnover < $10millionSponsoring Company Turnover ≥$10million

Please note that the NTC charge must be paid by the sponsoring company. It is an obligation as a sponsor that the NTC charge as a cost cannot be recovered or transferred to another person e.g. a nominee.