Australia, 31st August: Australia visas shall be issued only online with effect from September this year.
This step is aimed at streamlining Australia visa process and encourage use of digital service.
Only Online Australia Visas from September 2015—As per the latest announcement, Australia will only be issuing online Australia visas from September this year. This has been revealed by Australia immigration department—Department of Immigration and Border Protection(DIBP).
<blockquote> Australia shall only be issuing online Australia visas from September 2015. </blockquote>
What this simply means is that Australia visa holders shall have to access their visa records only through the VEVO system as the facility of requesting and paying for a visa label shall not available now from 1st September, 2015.
Online Australia visas aimed at cutting unnecessary expenditure and delays—Unnecessary delays and expenditure in getting Australia visa labels shall be curbed through the introduction of online Australia visas from 1st September, 2015.
Online issuance of Australia visas or Australia visas digitally is being considered as an economical as well as sustainable step. It is one of the steps by Australia immigration department for providing efficient and accessible digital services to aspirants of Australia visas. This was revealed by Australia DIBP’s official spokesperson.
Australia immigration department was eager to adapt new technologies and is issuing Australia visas electronically, added the spokesperson.
Evidence needed by Australia visa holders—Holders of Australia visas must offer proof of having authority to come and stay in Australia. As a proof or evidence, they can show their ImmiCard or their passport linked to their electronic visa record through their unique identification number.
Australia Visa holders, for the purpose of accessing their visa records, shall be using the VEVO system. Registered organizations, visa holders and stakeholders shall be provided all the needed Australia visa information immediately through the ‘myVEVO’ mobile application and the ‘free Visa Entitlement Verification Online Service’.
Know your Australia Visa requirements—All aspirants of Australia visas need to know about the conditions of Australia visas, entry requirement details and validity duration of Australia visa through the visa grant notification note.
All holders of Australia visas must keep visa grant notification note for showing the same to the authorities for getting into Australia or staying in Australia.
All details of Australia visa holders shall be checked online. Holders of Australia visas can check their Medicare, identity proofs and other government related services online.