Are you planning to visit Australia? There are certain things to be kept in mind before you plan to lay steps there. If you are an immigrant then you must apply for a visa beforehand. However, if you did not get a visa australia on time or if you did not apply for it then you must have Australia eta.
Now the question will come to your mind, what is ETAs? In this article, you will be discussed about it and its requirement and how to apply for it in detail.
What Is ETA?
ETA stands for Electronic Travel Authority for people who travel in Australia. ETA can be applied anytime but it is advisable to apply for it before you plan for the trip. Make sure that your ETA is approved before you visit the country. ETA is connected with your passport electronically. In order to opt for ETA, you must apply online.
People Who Need ETA
Not all visitors of countries require ETA, given below are the list of countries that are required to show their ETA
Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore, Republic of South Africa, Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, United States
A visitor who lands on Australia to serve the following purpose are required to show ETAs
- Visiting family or friends
- Business visiting
ETA is also required for a person who would stay in Australia for less than three months and do not have an Australian visa with them.
How to Apply For Eta
ETA can be easily applied through online. Make sure to keep your passport, credit card and email address ready with you. After you are prepared with the above-mentioned item you can apply for ETA easily through online means.
There are certain websites that allow you to apply for ETAs, however, it is recommended to go through the policies and protocols before you apply from any website.