US citizens who want to travel to Australia must file an ETA visa so online . Completing the information required in the application does not take more than 10 minutes. This is a Multiple Entry visa that will allow United States travelers to remain in Australia for no more than 90 days Per Entry for each entry and is valid for 1 Year after issuance . Below, we detail all the information about the Australian visa for Americans who are planning their trip to this country.
WHAT TYPE OF AUSTRALIAN VISA SHOULD I APPLY FOR?
US citizens who plan to travel to Australia must apply for an ETA (Electronic Travel Authority) visa . It is a Multiple Entry visa that will allow you a maximum stay of 90 days Per Entry for each entry and that lasts for 1 Year after issuance . The validity of the visa cannot be extended, therefore, if you are planning to stay there for a longer time, you should consider a work or study visa, for example. The ETA will be linked electronically with your passport, therefore, you will not need to seal it or label it. In order to process your ETA you simply need to have the following documentation available:
- Your current valid passport.
- A card, either debit or credit.
- An email account to keep you informed of your procedure and send you confirmation of it.
WHAT STEPS SHOULD I FOLLOW TO APPLY FOR MY ETA?
You can start your online application quickly by clicking here . The 3 steps to follow are the following:
- Basic information : Here you must enter your personal data.
- Review and payment : You can verify the information entered and select the payment method.
- Attach additional documentation : If necessary, at this time you can upload the corresponding documentation. Once you have entered all the information, you will receive your Australian visa for United States citizens through your email at the stipulated time. It is important that you keep in mind that we work with an encrypted database and, thanks to this, all the data that you enter in the system is fully protected. For this reason, the application of any visa through iVisa is a totally safe and reliable process.
WHAT IS THE PROCESSING TIME OF THE ETA?
The visa processing time will depend on the type of service you choose when you complete the application . The three services available are the following:
- Normal Service: 24 hours.
- Express service: 4 hours.
- Super Express Service: 1 hour.
HOW MUCH DOES THE AUSTRALIAN VISA COST FOR US CITIZENS?
To obtain your visa you must pay the service fee . If you choose Normal Service you must pay USD 20.00 . If you want or need your visa in advance, an additional charge will be added to this rate. Therefore, the Express Service has a total cost of USD 50.00 and the Super Express Service of USD 70.00 . You can select the payment method when you enter your request . With IVISA you have many facilities at the time of your payment, and you can do it with any card credit , debit , or alternative payment methods such as PayPal .
If you have any questions, you can contact our excellent customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week . You can use any of our self-help tools or communicate with our representatives through the chat or telephone. If you want to start processing your ETA at this time, simply click here.