Maritime Crew Visa

23 Nov 2021 / Australia

The Australian Department of Home Affairs has issued a factsheet with important visa information for the commercial maritime industry.

For Maritime Crew Visa (MCV) applications and approvals:

  • Apply early
  • Make sure you hold a valid visa before travelling to Australia
  • Getting your Maritime Crew Visa application right – common mistakes could delay your application
  • Include your employment contract and a statement from the shipping agent
  • Check your declarations
  • Updating your application (through the ImmiAccount used to lodge your application)

For further details and updates, as well as information about operations in Australia, contact GAC Australia at [email protected]

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