Remaining Relative Visa

REMAINING RELATIVE (subclass 115) (Offshore)

This visa allows an applicant to live with their only close remaining relatives in Australia on a permanent basis. The application for this visa must be made offshore and the applicant must be outside Australia when this visa is granted. This visa allows the applicant to study, work and have access to Medicare in Australia. The applicant, on this visa, can travel to and from Australia for 5 years and upon expiration of the 5-year term, would need to apply for and be granted an RRV in order to be allowed entry into Australia as a permanent resident.

CRITERIA FOR THE SPONSOR

In order to be a suitable sponsor, one must have the following:

  • Australian citizen
  • Australian permanent resident or
  • eligible New Zealand citizen

must be have never held or sponsored someone the following:

  • Remaining Relative Visa (subclass 115 or 835) or
  • Preferential Family Visa (subclass 104) or
  • Family Visa (subclass 806)

CRITERIA FOR THE APPLICANT

  • must have an eligible sponsor
  • have no other near relatives
  • have an assurance of support
  • meet the health and character requirements
  • not have had a visa or previous application refused
  • paid back your debt to the Australian Government (if any)
  • sign the Australian values statement

REMAINING RELATIVE (subclass 835) (Onshore)

Application, under this stream, must be made onshore and the applicant must be remain in Australia when this visa is granted. This visa allows the applicant to study, work and have access to Medicare in Australia. The applicant, on this visa, can travel to and from Australia for 5 years and upon expiration of the 5-year term, would need to apply for and be granted an RRV in order to be allowed entry into Australia as a permanent resident.

CRITERIA FOR THE SPONSOR

In order to be a suitable sponsor, one must have the following:

  • Australian citizen
  • Australian permanent resident or
  • eligible New Zealand citizen

must be have never held or sponsored someone the following:

  • Remaining Relative Visa (subclass 115 or 835) or
  • Preferential Family Visa (subclass 104) or
  • Family Visa (subclass 806)

CRITERIA FOR THE APPLICANT

  • must have an eligible sponsor
  • have no other near relatives
  • have an assurance of support
  • meet the health and character requirements
  • not have had a visa or previous application refused
  • paid back your debt to the Australian Government (if any)
  • sign the Australian values statement

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