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Document Requirements

These requirements are applicable for Non-US Citizens applying for an Australian Business - Non ETA Eligible Citizens visa in Washington DC

Please send TDS a copy of information pages of your current valid and signed passport. It must not expire within 3 months. If your passport expires within 3 months, you must renew your passport and then we will secure your visa with the new passport.
The Embassy reserves the right to ask for your original passport.
Please send 1 recent professional passport-type photograph.
Digital and non-passport photographs are not acceptable.
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A Photocopy of Permanent Resident Card (Green Card) or valid U.S. visa and I-94 is required.
Travelers who entered the USA after April 26th 2013 should print the electronic I-94 form from the
Department of Homeland Security.
A Business Letter of Responsibility is required to be typewritten on your company letterhead and addressed to:
Embassy of Australia, Visa Section, Washington DC
The letter must explain all of the following:
The purpose of travel and duties to be performed in Australia.
Guarantee financial support for the applicant while in Australia.

NOTE: If attending a conference in Australia, a copy of the invitation may suffice in lieu of this letter.



Please Send One Completed and Signed Application Form.

Complete and Sign One Supplemental Form 956A, which is a letter of authorization, appointing Travel Document Systems as authorized to act on your behalf to process this visa application.


Visa Requirements, processing times, validity of the visa, and Embassy visa fees are subject to change without prior notice.

Visa applications not fully completed may result in delays in processing. Try not to leave any question blank. If attending a conference or visiting a business associate follow instructions for business visa.

Persons staying over 3 months in Australia are also required to supply a copy of the round trip itinerary and proof of sufficient funds for support in Australia. Also include a letter detailing your travel plans while in Australia.

Shipping Instructions

Please forward a printed copy of your order confirmation for an Australian Business - Non ETA Eligible Citizens visa for Non-US Citizens and all required documents to:

Travel Document Systems, Inc.
1625 K St. NW
Suite 750
Washington, DC 20006

Local Phone Number: 202-638-3800

Urgent applications for an Australian Business - Non ETA Eligible Citizens visa should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.

Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.

Once your order is complete, your Passport with the visa sticker/stamp will be returned to you via FedEx Overnight.

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Continental USA Only Price
Next Business Day - up to 3 passports $32.00
Next Business Day - 4 or more passports $33.00
Saturday Delivery $41.00
Alaska, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, USVI Price
Next Day Letter (No Saturday Delivery) $39.00
International Price
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