An e visa or electronic travel authority is a tourist and travel visa for Australia. The visa electronic, meaning no label or stamp ever appears in your passport.
The visa is accessible for viewing by your airline, or at port, through an electronic system managed by the Australia Government.
Once the e visa is issued, the holder can travel in and out of Australia as many times as necessary as a tourist for the duration of the 12 month visa. However, no one visit can exceed 3 months.
The e visa is only available to passport holders from ETA eligible countries. ETA eligible counties:
|Hong Kong SAR
Apply for your e-visa (ETA) for Australia
If you are a passport holder of any other country other than one listed above, you may be required to submit a paper based application for a visa.