Travel to Australia for international travellers has been restricted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Information regarding travel and border requirements for international travellers wishing to travel to Australia is available here.
Travellers must provide proof of vaccination, complete an Australia Travel Declaration, and conduct Pre-departure testing. For more information on these requirements, visit the ‘You need proof of vaccination’ and ‘Travelling to Australia’ sections here.
Information regarding what international travellers need before travelling is available here.
Information regarding the current travel restrictions for international travellers available here.
As of 15 December 2021, fully vaccinated eligible visa holders can travel to Australia without needing to apply for a travel exemption. The list of eligible visa subclasses can be found here.
Anyone seeking to enter Australia who does not hold an eligible visa will still need to apply for a travel exemption.
Information regarding the Australian travel declaration is available here.
It is strongly recommended that you keep referring to the above links as information for international travellers wishing to travel to Australia is constantly changing.
All visitors to Australia must have a valid visa to travel to and enter Australia, including Commonwealth & US passport holders. Welcome letters can be requested by emailing the Congress Managers (email@example.com
) following completion of Congress registration. For VISA information please download the following information fact sheet from the Australian Immigration Office
For International participants, to obtain an Australian visa an Invitation Letter is not required. Once you have registered and paid the registration fees in full then your confirmation of registration or tax invoices for payment of registration fees is sufficient to lodge with your visa application.
Note – it is strongly recommended that Australian visa applications are lodged at least two months prior to departure from your point of origin. This cannot be organised upon arrival.