Australian Embassy and Permanent Mission to the United Nations
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Kosovo, Slovakia and Slovenia

Temporary residence visas

Temporary Work Visas


How to apply

Applications for the visas in the Visa Types list below may be made at the Australian Embassy Vienna.
Note: Other temporary residence visas can only be applied for in Australia. See: Temporary Visas Processed in Australia 

General information about how to apply for visas in Vienna is available at: Applying for visas. To make an application for any of the visas listed below, please provide the documents in the Document Checklist below. Applications may be made by mail/courier or in person with a lodgement appointment. See: Contact us. Please note that if you choose to apply in person we may not be able to make a decision on your application the same day.

Please note that some Temporary Residence visas require lodged or approved sponsorship/nomination from an employer or other organisation in Australia which must be obtained before a visa can be lodged. Please read the application form and website information carefully to determine whether this applies to your application.

Visa Types and applying for a visa
• Temporary Work Long Stay Activity (subclass 401) Application Form 1401
• Training and Research (subclass 402) Application Form 1402
• Temporary Work International Relations (subclass 403) Application Form 1403


Health Requirements

In some circumstances you may be required to undertake a medical examination. Our office will advise you if you need an examination after we have received your application. More information is available at: Medical Requirements

Processing times

Processing standards for temporary residence applications can be found at:
It is important to note that processing times can vary according to individual circumstances. Applicants are therefore advised to lodge applications well in advance of planned travel to Australia.