VFS (Thailand) Ltd currently has an agreement with the Australian Embassy Bangkok to provide Australian visa application services in Thailand. Applicants can lodge their visa application with VFS in person at the Australian Visa Application Centre in Bangkok or at their nearest any of the sixteen Thai Post courier
centres selected by VFS across Thailand.
This arrangement for The Australian Visa Application Centre to accept visa
applications does not affect the legal requirements for visa applications and
the decision-making process for the grant of Australian visas remains with the
Australian Embassy Bangkok.
All applications will be assessed and decided by the Visa and immigration
Office at the Australian Embassy Bangkok, in accordance with Australian
immigration legislation and policy. The Australian Visa Application Centre
staff are not employees of the Australian government and do not have the
delegation to assess or decide applications.
The Australian Visa Application Centre is managed by VFS (Thailand) Ltd and
offers visa services which include collection of visa application documents
with relevant visa application charges and for returning of passports to
applicants. The operations and services by The Australian Visa Application
Centre are within the guidelines of client service principles of The Australian
Government Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC).
All visa applications (temporary or permanent migration) not lodged through Service Delivery Partner, VFS Global Australia-Thailand ( http://www.vfs-au.net/
) will be processed according to the Department’s Service Standards, please visit http://www.immi.gov.au/about/charters/client-services-charter/standards/2.1.htm
For all Tourist Visas and Business Visitor Visas(Subclass 600) and Temporary Work Visas(Subclass 400) lodged directly with the Australian Embassy by mail/courier, the department service standard is 1 month
For all Tourist Visas and Business Visitor Visas(Subclass 600) and Temporary Work Visa(Subclass 400) lodged through Service Delivery Partner ( VFS Global Australia-Thailand) the current service standard is 10 working days
The Australian Visa Application Centre also provides a 24-hour facility for you
to track your
on-line tracking of passports
For applicant wishing to personally speak with an immigration officer
about Partner Migration visa application may do so by visiting the Visa Application Center between 2:00 pm.-4:00 pm. each Thursday (except Embassy public holiday) :
If you have already submitted an
application for a Visa at the Australia Visa Application Centre in Bangkok you
can track your application here.
You can track your application by entering your Reference Number
and Applicant’s Date of Birth
Please click here