Australian Visas for Canadian Citizens: What, When and How
Australian visas for Canadian citizens with a valid passport are now just a few clicks away. Check if you meet the visa requirements and apply online today!
eVisitor and ETA to Australia are two kinds of e-Visa permits designated for different groups of countries. However, both are electronic visa permits, and both cost 49 Euro.
Canadians are eligible to apply for an ETA (Electronic Travel Authority), whereas eVisitor is for all European countries' citizens.
Who is eligible for an ETA to Australia?
Canadian citizens who wish to travel to Australia with an ETA must:
- Be travelling for purposes of tourism or business
- Prepared to stay in Australia for less than 12 months, with a maximum consecutive stay of 3 months per visit
- Be passport holders
- Have an active e-mail address
If you are a Canadian citizen and you meet these visa requirements, you stand a high chance of being granted a successful visa approval. Should you need more information, do not hesitate to contact our support team.
Australian ETA validity and usage for Canadian citizens
All Canadian citizens can use a visa to enter Australia for three purposes:
- tourism: perfect for visiting your friends and family residing in Australia, exploring the country's tourist destinations, or going on a holiday.
- business: ETA can be used for all business-related travel. You can attend a business meeting, conference, or negotiate a contract in Australia.
- transit: travelling to another country through Australia is also possible with an ETA. All Canadian citizens transiting through Australia need to apply online for an Australian ETA.
Australian ETA is valid for 12 months (one year) from the date of issue or until your passport expires.
The Australia ETA is a multiple-entry Australian visa, which means that its' holders may visit Australia numerous times within the validity period. However, each stay cannot be longer than 90 days at a time.
Please remember that your passport has to be valid for at least 6 months from the planned arrival date to enter Australia without issues.
How can Canadian citizens apply for an ETA to Australia?
Applying for an Australian ETA is easy for all Canadian passport holders who apply with Evisa Express. Our application process is straightforward, and our team of experts is on hand 24/7 should you need any help or further information.
Canadian citizens should follow this online application guide to forward their visa application for an Australian visa:
- Provide your data, Canadian passport details, e-mail address, and the purpose of your travel in an online application form. Make sure all the information provided is correct.
- Pay the handling Australian visa fee using any convenient method of online payment available.
- Check your e-mail address for the confirmation number. Within the next 72 hours, the e-Visa permit will arrive at your inbox in a PDF version.
Electronic Travel Authority permit links directly to your Canadian passport; there is no need to print it out. However, it is best to keep a copy of your Australian visa on a mobile device.
We carefully check each form we receive and notify applicants of any missing, incomplete, or incorrect information, which we then work together with the applicant to correct.
Why should you visit Australia?
Australia is one of the most diverse countries out there, with various climates throughout the country. The tropical climate, rainforests, tropical beaches, canyons, mountains, sites full of history of the Aboriginal People.
Try visiting Whitehaven beach, considered to be the most breathtaking beach in Australia. With white sand and turquoise waters, there is no better place to go on a relaxing getaway.
For some incredible animal encountering, visit Kangaroo Island. With over 500 km of coastline, this island is vast and full of natural attractions. Try exploring the island with a guide who knows best where to spot all of the animals. This wild 'zoo' hides Kangaroos, Sea Lions, Koalas, Goannas, and some beautiful marine creatures.
Please note that Canadian travelers to Australia with an ETA must not work for any Australian company or other organization during their trip.
Benefits of using our services
Canadian citizens who wish to obtain an Australian visa can use our services. We provide the highest-quality visa experience out there.
Our team always double-checks all the applications made for correctness to avoid delays or issues with approval. Australian e-Visa processing time takes up to 72 hours. However, the average processing time when applying using our service is just 19 hours!
99% of the applications are successfully approved, thanks to the professionals guarding your application form.
You can use any working device with a stable internet connection and apply from home. All Canadian citizens with a valid Canadian passport can now apply in less than 15 minutes!
Evisa Express: You take care of your trip; we take care of your Australian visa.
I just got my visa to Australia from Evisa Express! What do I do now?
Congratulations! You're all set for your trip to Australia. Your visa has been digitally linked to your passport, so all you need to do is show your passport to travel authorities when you enter the country. It's as simple as that.
Travelling from Canada to Australia has never been this easy! Get to know Australia with Australian visas for Canadian citizens. The contrast between Canada's lush northern forests and the jungles and dry plains of Australia makes visits down under a unique pleasure for Canadian tourists and business travellers alike.