Non-Contributory Parent and Other Family visas have closed to new applications

From 2 June, Department of immigration has permanently closed the following visa subclasses in the Family Stream of the Migration Programme to new applications:

  • Parent visa (subclass 103)
  • Aged Parent visa (subclass 804)
  • Aged Dependent Relative visa (subclasses 114 and 838)
  • Remaining Relative visa (subclasses 115 and 835)  
  • Carer visa (subclasses 116 and 836).
The visas will be closed to new applications before the start of the 2014-15 Migration Programme year.