Use this form to contact the Department if you have been affected by the current COVID-19 travel restrictions and wish to travel to or out of Australia because you:
- are an immediate family member of an Australian citizen or permanent resident (being spouses, de facto partners, dependent children and legal guardians)
- have a compelling or compassionate reason to travel to Australia urgently
- believe you meet a departure travel restriction exemption.
Only complete this form if you are planning to travel within the next 3 months. Requests to travel outside of 3 months will not be considered. Check the website regularly as travel restrictions are subject to change.
For all other enquiries, please visit the
COVID-19 (Novel coronavirus) and the Australian border page.