1) Parent Visa
Parents who want to join their children living in Australia, may migrate to Australia permanently under the Parent Migration program.
To be eligible for Parent Migration, the following requirements must be met:
2) Parents’ Tourist Visa
Parents of Australian citizens and permanent residents who have applied for a parent visa outside Australia and waiting in the queue can apply for a 5-year tourist visa to enable them to visit their family in Australia.
For those currently not in the parent visa queue, you can also apply for a tourist visa of up to three years with a 12-month stay on each entry.