Child Visas

Are for eligible parent and willing to sponsor your child/children to live in Australia?

Start your first step today! At Fresh Start Migration – we ensure the application is managed to give you the best possible chance of success.

Child Visa

Subclass 101 (Permanent)
  • Enables a biological or adopted child who is located outside Australia to live with their parents in Australia on a permanent basis.

    (Step-parents who have a legal responsibility to care for a step-child under the age of 18 but are no longer the partner of the child’s parent may still sponsor the child).

  • The sponsoring parent of the child must an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen over the age of 18.

    (The parent’s spouse or defacto partner may also sponsor the child).

  • The child must be single (no spouse/defacto partner or fiancé) and be under the age of 18.


    (If over 18, must be a full time student between 18 – 25 years of age or have a disability preventing them from working and be dependent on their parent/s).

  • The child must have good character and health.

  • Consent must be provided by all parties if a child is under the age of 18 years.

  • Dependent children of the child may be included in the visa application.

Child Visa

Subclass 802 (Permanent)
  • Enables a biological or adopted child who is located inside Australia to live with their parents in Australia on a permanent basis.

    (Step-parents who have a legal responsibility to care for a step-child under the age of 18 but are no longer the partner of the child’s parent may still sponsor the child).

  • The sponsoring parent of the child must an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen over the age of 18.

    (The parent’s spouse or defacto partner may also sponsor the child).

  • The child must be single (no spouse/defacto partner or fiancé) and be under the age of 18. If adopted must be under the age of 18 at time of adoption.

    (If over 18, must be a full time student between 18 – 25 years of age or have a disability preventing them from working and be dependent on their parents).

  • The child must be of good character and health.

  • Consent must be provided by all parties if a child is under the age of 18 years.

  • Dependent children of the child may be included in the visa application.

Child Visa

Subclass 102 (Permanent)
  • Enables an adopted child (or child who is in the process of being adopted) to live with their adoptive parents in Australia on a permanent basis.

  • The adoptive parent of the child must an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen over the age of 18.

  • The child must be single (no spouse/defacto partner or fiancé), be under the age of 18 and live outside Australia.

  • The child must have good character and health.

  • Dependent children of the child may be included in the visa application.

Child Visa

Subclass 445 (Temporary)
  • Enables a biological, step child or adopted child to stay in Australia until their parent’s permanent partner visa is finalised.

    (Sponsoring parents must be the holder of a temporary partner visa (subclass 820/309) or a dependent child visa (subclass 445).

  • The child must be single (no spouse/defacto partner or fiancé) and be under the age of 18.

    (If over 18, must be dependent on their parent or unable to work due to having a disability).


  • The child must have good character and health.

  • Consent must be provided by all parties if a child is under the age of 18 years.

  • This visa can be applied for while the child is in or outside Australia.

  • Once the visa is granted, the child must apply to be added to their parent’s permanent Partner visa application.

  • Dependent children of the child may be included in the visa application.

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