Parents may be eligible to migrate to Australia if their child (natural, adopted or step-child) is in Australia and is an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen.

The Australian Government has published a Legislative Instrument which caps the number of parent visas that can be granted for the current program year that ends on 30 June 2021. There is a ceiling of 3,600 visas on the number of Contributory Parent visas.


  • Contributory visas- 3,600

includes visa 143/ visa 173/ visa 864/ visa 884/ The Pathway to permanent residence for retirement visa 405 and 410 holders.

  • Non-contributory visas- 900

includes visa 103/visa 804.

  • Others-500 includes visa 114/ visa 115/ visa 116/ visa 835/ visa 838.
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