Refugee visa (subclass 200)

The Refugee visa (subclass 200) is for people who are outside Australia and living outside their home country and are victimized in their country. Applicant would generally need to be referred by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to the Australian Government, to be deliberated for resettlement in Australia under refugee visa. The Refugee visa (subclass 200) is a permanent visa.

Things to know before you apply

  • This is a permanent residence visa which allows you to stay in Australia indefinitely
  • With this visa, you can work and study in Australia
  • You can join in Medicare
  • You can access to social security payments
  • You can apply for Australian citizenship

For more information, please contact our migrant expert.


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