We would like to inform you, Australia transit Visa is mandatory for all the traveller travelling to any third country via Australia. As Airlines/Immigration can also deny boarding due to the absence of Australian Transit Visa.Example - If passenger travelling to New Zealand transiting Australia, a transit visa is mandatory.
Hence, the passenger is requested to take all the relevant documents informed by the transit visa department in order to avoid inconvenience.
Australia immigration website will be under maintenance from 17th November 2017 3:30 AM until 18th November 2017 3:30 AM (IST).
During this time online application process will get impacted.
Indian nationals will have to schedule an appointment with nearest VFS centre for Australia visa application submission. This rule will be enforced from 13th Nov 2017.
This sudden change of rule might affect the process of visa submissions.