Making Visa and Citizenship Applications in Bangladesh
The Department of Immigration and Border Protection in Dhaka has a Service Delivery Partner arrangement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa lodgement services. All applications lodged in Bangladesh for Australian visas can be lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Dhaka and biometrics can be collected at the same time.
All visa applicants will need to attend the Australian Visa Application Centre in Dhaka. (Note that the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) does not operate in any other city besides Dhaka).The address is:
Delta Life Tower (4th Floor),
Plot # 37, Road # 90,
North Avenue, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212
Please note that all the visa applications lodged at the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Dhaka will be processed by our offices in Delhi and Colombo.
Application forms and document checklists for the most common visa subclasses are also available at VFS-AVAC.
For more information on application process and document checklists, please visit this page.
Information on how to pay visa application charges is available here.
Lodging An Application Online
Bangladeshi passport holders can lodge a range of visa applications online. These include family migration visas, visitor visas and citizenship by descent applications. If you do not know what type of visa you may be seeking or whether you can apply online, please see the Find a Visa section in the main Department of Immigration and Border Protection website.
Some applications must be lodged online or by mail to processing centres in Australia. These may be accessed at http://www.border.gov.au/allforms/index.htm