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Old 08-04-2013, 11:17 AM   #222
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Australia Tourist or Business VISA (ETA Subclass 601)

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If this is your 1st time applying thru us, be sure to check out the FAQ (Section C).

Section A - Visa Fee
SGD$7 (RM$22) nett per passport. No other hidden charges.
You are paying for Service Fee to process the Visa application.
<<<<< There is NO CHARGES for Australia Visa >>>>>

Once Australia Visa is approve, NO AMENDMENT is allow.
Need to apply a NEW VISA @ SGD$5 (RM$15) Per Applicant

Payment - Thru Internet/ATM Banking
Apply VISA first. Payment no hurry.....within the next 3 days (72hrs).
If you are UNABLE to pay within 72hrs, please DO NOT apply thru us.
## LATE Payee, you have been WARNED!!! We will NOT help you to process any future Visa # #

Once the Australia VISA is/are approve, we will email you the details together with our Bank Account details.
(We have Singapore and Malaysia Bank accounts)

Section B - Information Required
All Applicant MUST submit the 19 Questions (Compulsory) in order for us to process the Australia Visa.
For Children/Elderly without Contact No or Email address, you can use any of the Applicant details.
Address, Contact No and Email address can be the SAME for all Applicants (it is just a formalities).

* Must Read * Important Notice (See Section C, FAQ No5 for more info)
ONLY Immediate APPROVED Visa is able to Authenticate the Visa status at the Australia Govt Website.
If your Australia Visa is APPROVED from "Pending" case, you will NOT BE ABLE to find the Visa status at the Australia Government website.

Replace those Blue information with your personal particulars and send to
(Use WORDs/NOTEPAD file or paste the 19 Questions onto the email. DO NOT use EXCEL file)

1) Family Name (Surname or Last Name) : Lim (Max 24 Characters, including spacing)
2) Given Names (First Name) : Kuax Huax Bernard (Max 24 Characters, including spacing)
3) Has Applicant ever been know by another name (Eg. Alias Name) : Yes/No
(We do not need to know your Alias Name. Han Yu Ping Ying not counted)
4) Gender : Male / Female
5) Date of Birth : DD-MMM-YYYY (Eg. 01-Jan-1940)
6) Country Of Birth : SGP or MYS or HKG etc
7) Nationality : SGP or MYS or HKG etc
8) Are you a Citizen of other Country : YES/NO
If "Yes", please state the Country.
9) Has Applicant ever had a criminal conviction : Yes/No
(If your answer is "YES", please apply directly at the Australia Visa Centre)
10) Type Of Travel : Tourist or Business
11) Passport Number : E1234xxxx
12) Issuing State/Country : SGP or MYS or HKG etc
13) Issuing Authority/Place Of Issue : Ministry of Home Affairs or Malaysia etc
14) Passport Issue Date : DD-MMM-YYYY (Eg : 01-Jan-2015)
15) Passport Expiry Date : DD-MMM-YYYY (Eg : 01-Jan-2022)
(Ensure EXPIRY DATE is more than 6 months on the day of Arrival in Australia)
16) National Identity Number : S12345xxC or 82xx11123456 (Stated on Passport)
17) Applicant Home Address : 8xx Kangaroos Island, Singapore 88xxxx
18) Applicant Mobile Contact : (65) 9xxxxxx or (60) 1xxxxxxx
19) Applicant Email Address :
Answer Q20 & Q21 if you qualify for the Two Free Visa - See below requirements
20) Your Nick, From which forum & Numbers of posts : kangaroos_kang / MCF,HWZ,LYN / 400
21) Attach Round trip PAID <unedited> e-ticket.
If you are claiming Two Free Visa, please attach two e-tickets.

Two *FREE* Visa Requirements
1) Have been a Forum member for more than 12months
2) More more than 230 posts.
3) Minimum 20 posts for the past 30 days
4) Air-ticket bought directly from the Airlines website.
Not thru any 3rd party website (Eg. AsiaTravel, Zuji and Expedia or thru any Travel Agency etc)
5) Forum members from (HWZ) (MCF) (LYN)

Please do not use different forums nicks to get "Extra" FREE Visa.
Each Airlines Booking References Numbers (aka PNR) is tagged to ONLY 1 forum Username/Nickname.
And it allows Two FREE Visa if you can meet our requirements.

*** Each Eligible Forum Member is entitled to Two *FREE* Visa every 12 months ***
Valid for ONLY One Time Transaction every 12 months. Based on the last date of Application.
Example : Last application date : 09Apr2017, Next Application date for FREE Visa : 10Apr2018 onwards

Section C - FAQ
1) Who can apply Tourist/Business ETA (Electronics Travel Authority)
Singapore, Brunei, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Canada, USA and European passports.

European passports refers to :
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy
Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom

ONLY the below 8 Countries (Nationalities) are able to check the VISA status at the Australia Government website.
Singapore, Brunei, Hong kong, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Canada & USA

2) For Others Nationality (or Domestic Housekeeper) that cannot apply ETA
Example : China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Philippines, India or Bangladesh etc.
Please refer to Australia Visa Application Centre for more information.
They are the MAIN APPOINTED Agency by the Australia Government.
It may takes up to 14 working days to process the VISA.
Please call them directly to enquire on the prices and documents required (Estimate S$200 per Visa)

Below are the Singapore and Malaysia address
Australia Visa Application Centre - Managed by VFS Global
Singapore Office
135 Cecil Street
#08-01 MYP Plaza
Singapore 069536
Tel : +65 6692 9871

Malaysia Office
Suite 19.06,
19th Floor,
Wisma MCA,
163 Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : + 6 03 2166 6550

3) When can I expect to receive the Australia VISA Approval?
Within 6hrs if you email us your Application (Section B, Q1-19 details) during Business hours.
Monday to Friday : 0900hrs to 1500hrs (Singapore time zone, GMT +8)
All Emails receive Outside Business Hour, we will process it ASAP or next working day

4) Validity of the VISA
This is a Multiple Entry Australia VISA.
Each Australia VISA is valid for 01 year from the date of application.
Example : Apply today 01Apr2017, it will expires on 01Apr2018.
(Provided your Passport has more than 12 months of validity)
You are allow to stay maximum 3months every visit.

If your passport is going to expire within the next 11 months, the Australia VISA expiry date will be the same as your passport expiry date.
Australia VISA is tagged to the Passport Numbers.
If you change to a "NEW" Passport, you must apply for a "NEW" Australia Visa (ETA Category 601 Visa are NOT allow to transfer).

5) How do I check whether is my Australia VISA Authentic?
Immediate Approve Visa
During Visa Application, the Visa is APPROVED immediately by the Australia Government.
You will be able to check the Visa status at the Australia Government website.

"Pending" Visa
During Visa Application, the Visa status is under "Pending".
You may have to wait 12-24hrs for the outcome.
If the Visa is Approve from "Pending" case, you will NOT BE able to check the Visa status at the Australia Government website.
If you are NOT comfortable with this issue, please do not apply thru us.
(Application thru all 3rd party travel agency and Airlines will face the same issue)

If you trust us, there is NOT A NEED to check the Visa Authentication.
As long those particulars we had email to you are correct, you are safe to use it.

ONLY the below 8 Countries (Nationalities) are able to check the VISA status at the Australia Government website.
Singapore, Brunei, Hong kong, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, Canada & USA

6) Why is our prices so low? Is it a SCAM?
Definitely NOT!
We have been helping Public/Forum members since 31May2012. See HWZ Forum "Reviews".
As we had mentioned earlier, Australia Visa is FREE.
The amount SGD$7 (RM$22) you are paying is "Service Fee" (Not Australia VISA Fee)
If you are able to find anyone offering lower than us, Two *Free* Visa and 3 days payment period, let us know.
We will offer you 5 FREE VISA (within one transaction).

7) What if I have a Criminal convictions
Sorry, we are not able to help you. Please apply directly at the Australia VISA Centre located nearest to you.
If you did not inform us of your conviction and apply the usual subclass 601, we will not be responsible if you are reject/repatriate at the Airport/Custom/Immigration.

8) When should I apply for the Australia VISA
Australia VISA application is almost instant approval.
Some applicants may have their applications under "PENDING" case and have to wait 12-24hrs for the outcome. This is a common issue during Visa application.

Each VISA is valid for 1 year (Multiple entry) from the date of application.
You can use it to enter Australia many times within the VISA validity date.
Example : Apply on 10Apr2017, it will expires on 10Apr2018.

Our Suggestion : Apply the Australia VISA 3-4 weeks before departure.
In the event the Australia VISA is rejected, it may takes up to 14 working days to process the Visa at the Australia VISA Application Centre (Additional fee may be required).

NO CRIMINAL record doesn't mean your Visa will be approved.
There are many other Reasons for the Visa rejection. You will not believe it.

9) What if my Australia Visa application is rejected by the Australia Government?
You have to visit the nearest Australia Visa Application Centre in your Country to check on the VISA status.
Please enquiry with the Australia VISA Application Centre whether additional payment is required.
NO Reason will be given for any VISA Rejection.
You have to contact the Australia Visa Application Centre directly for more information.

10) Why am I not able to process Online Internet Flight Check-in or those Check-in Kiosk (look like ATM Machine) at Changi Airport?
The Airlines Check-in system prompt me that I am not holding Australia Visa?
Below are the COMMON Examples.

The Names on the Australia Visa and the air-ticket names does not MATCH with each other. Look at the below Three (3) examples

Australia Visa Name
Surname : Lim
Given Name : Kuax Huax James
Air-ticket Name (Example 1)
Surname : Lim
Given Name : James Kuax Huax - ("James" placed on the wrong side)
Air-ticket Name (Example 2)
Surname : Lim
Given Name : James - (without given Name)
Air-ticket Name (Example 3)
Surname : Lim
Given Name : KuaxHuaxJames - (No spacing)

If the above scenario happen to you, you can ONLY proceed to the Common Check-in Counters at the Airport

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