The Department of Home Affairs is supporting Australia’s response to the escalating crisis in
Ukraine and is progressing outstanding visa applications from Ukrainian nationals as a
priority, across all visa categories.
The Department has finalised hundreds of on-hand applications over recent days.
Anyone wishing to make a new application for a visa to travel to Australia should consider
options relevant to their circumstances. See Explore visa options.
Close family members can apply on behalf of their family members in Ukraine. The
Department provides advice on who can help with a visa application at Who can help
you with your application?
The Prime Minister has also announced that automatic visa extensions for 6 months will be
given to Ukrainian nationals in Australia who have a visa expiring before 30 June 2022.
Visa holders do not need to do anything to receive this extension. The Department is
contacting visa holders in Australia who have visas expiring soon to make arrangements if
they wish to remain in Australia.
Enquiries from Ukrainian temporary visa holders in Australia, and those waiting on a visa
outcome or looking for visa options, can be directed to:
Global Service Centre (In Australia)
Phone: 131 881
Enquiry form for Ukraine conflict visa arrangement
AUS VISA SOLUTIONS has been assisting Ukrainian citizens who have relatives in
Australia to obtain visas to Australia. We will continue our services for those affected at a
If you need help, please contact our office +61 2 9025 3513, Mobile: +61 404 608 559