Parent visa (subclass 103)
This visa permits parents of an already settled Australian citizen, Permanent Resident or eligible New Zealand citizen to live in Australia permanently. This is a permanent visa and allows you to bring family members to study, work, live in Australia. You can also enroll in Medicare and apply for Australian citizen, if eligible. You can travel in and out of Australia for five years, post visa is granted. However, waiting times could be up to 30 years for this visa.
Criteria – An applicant should