Australian High Commission

Visas and migration


Australian Visas and Citizenship

Visa and citizenship services for citizens of Bangladesh are managed by the Department of Home Affairs at the Australian High Commission, New Delhi. The Australian High Commission in Dhaka cannot answer your enquiries or assist you with visa advice.

Detailed information is available on the Home Affairs website at

Additional information for citizens of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal can be found on the website of the Australian High Commission, New Delhi.

Lodging Online using ImmiAccount

Online lodgement is the most convenient and efficient way of lodging a visa application. Online lodgement is available for:

  • Visitor Visas
  • Student Visas
  • Australian Citizenship by Descent
  • Spouse visas
  • Resident Return visas
  • Transit visas

Lodging online is the fastest way to get your visa

For example, most online lodged Visitor visa (subclass 600) Tourist stream applications for citizens of Bangladesh are currently processed within 14 days, whereas paper lodged applications usually take between 28 to 42 days.

IMPORTANT: You should apply for your visa well in advance of your intended travel date. We recommend that you do not finalise your travel arrangements until you have a valid visa to travel to Australia.

We will not respond to application status enquiries within the global visa processing times.

Contact us:

All visa related enquiries must be directed to the Department of Home Affairs in New Delhi.  Enquiries about visas should not be directed to the Australian High Commission in Dhaka.

You are requested to please submit your query through the online Immigration enquiry form

We usually respond within 24 hours.


Other ways to lodge your application


Australian Visa Application Centre - VFS Global

VFS Global has been appointed by the Department of Home Affairs as a service delivery partner to collect visa and Australian Citizenship by Descent applications on behalf of the Visa Office in New Delhi. 

VFS Offer Online Visa Assist VFS Global’s Online Visa Assist service provides you expert, personalised assistance with completing, submitting and paying for your online application at the visa application centre. Please visit: