Relocating to Australia

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Relocating to Australia

If you are not an Australian citizen and wish to move to Australia, then you will require a valid Australian visa.

Visa types applicable for you are based on:

  • Duration of your stay in Australia
  • Reasons for staying in Australia

Find out more about:

  • Studying in Australia
  • Working in Australia
  • Bringing your family or partner
Sending your belongings to Australia

When moving to Australia, you can send your unaccompanied belongings to Australia by air, sea cargo or international mail (post).

Unaccompanied items can include:

  • Household items
  • Personal items
Temporary importations

Temporary imports include items brought into Australia for temporary basis (for up to 12 months). You do not have to pay duty or taxes on temporary importations.