If you applied for your substantive visa by paper form you must use this form to submit an application for a:
If you applied for your substantive visa through ImmiAccount, and have not applied for review, you must submit your bridging visa application through
To be eligible for a BVA, BVB or BVC, you must be in Australia but not in immigration clearance.
Note: This webform cannot be used to apply for a
Bridging visa E (BVE).
You can use this webform to apply for a bridging visa:
- if the new bridging visa is associated with a substantive visa application
- to replace a bridging visa that has ceased (including if you have applied for review)
- to ask to vary the conditions of your current bridging visa, or
- to ask permission to travel (BVB).
If you meet the requirements to apply through this webform, complete the questions and upload the relevant Bridging visa application form. You must include your supporting documents.
To start your application, you must answer the privacy and security questions below.
For a BVA or BVC you must complete and attach Form 1005 Application for a Bridging visa.
For a BVB you must complete and attach Form 1006 Application for a Bridging visa B.
Before submitting a BVB application you must
pay for the application in ImmiAccount.
We will base a decision on your Bridging visa application on the information in your application form and supporting documents. It is important that you
provide true and accurate information.
If you have concerns regarding the processing of your Bridging visa application, do not submit another application as this will contribute to processing delays. Refer to the Department’s website for information on providing feedback.
You cannot save the information on this webform and complete it later. Save all required forms and supporting documents to your computer or device before you begin.