Temporary Work (Short Stay Specialist) Visa (Subclass 400)

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The Temporary Work (Short Stay) Activity visa is an offshore, short-term visa and available to persons who are travelling to Australia to engage in work or an activity or to participate in a apecific event.

Applicants must demonstrate that:

  • The work or event is short-term and not ongoing;
  • They need to be in Australia to do the work or participate in the activity;
  • They have skills, qualification and experience for the relevant to the work or activity;
  • They have specialist skills, knowledge or experience that can help Australian business and can't reasonably be found in Australia
  • They are able to support themselves (and their dependents) financially while they are in Australia;
  • They are supported by an organisation for which they will be working or which invited you to Australia;
  • They will not be study a course leading to formal qualifications in Australia; and
  • They meet all health and character requirements.

Visas are usually granted for stays of up to 3 months. That said if a strong business case can be presented this may be increased to 6 months.


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