Australia ETA – Tourist Visa

Citizens from all countries except for New Zealand need to get a visa to Australia for visit it. If you are planning to visit Australia for tourism or a short business trip apply online for an electronic tourist visa with iVisa. Depending on your citizenship, you will get an ETA visa or an eVisitor visa. Both are valid for entering the country. You can apply for the ETA through iVisa. The ETA and eVisitor visas are electronic visas, so no stamp is placed inside your passport. A visa, called an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA), is required for travel to Australia for a stay of up to 90 days.

How to apply?

Submit the online Australian ETA Request.

Special Instructions:

The Australian ETA (visa) is issued and stored electronically. The traveler will not receive any document in the mail. The approval notification will be sent electronically (via email).

Australia Visa Validity:

An electronic Australia visa (ETA visa) is generally valid for one year from the date of issue and allows multiple entries with a stay of up to 90 days per visit to Australia.

Once approved, the ETA will be automatically linked to your passport number. The ETA allow you to enter Australia multiple times and are valid for 12 months from the date of issue. The maximum length of each visit can’t exceed three months.

IMPORTANT: The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. You can do that by visiting