Australia Sports Visa

Australia Sports Visa

An individual intending to enter Australia to compete in any sports events or take part at a specific athletic competition, independently or as a part of a group must apply for a sports visitor visa.

A) You must be sponsored by:

  • An Australian organization that promotes sport/sport events
  • An Australian government agency or a foreign government agency
  • You are sponsored by a sporting organization that has been approved as a long stay activity sponsor or a sport sponsor

B) You are nominated to:

  • Participate in a specific event or series of events as an individual, as part of a team or as a team’s support staff
  • Play, coach or instruct for a sporting club for a season (you must have a contract and an established reputation In your field of sport)
  • Judge or adjudicate a sporting competition or show

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Australia Sports Visa Requirements And Checklist For Applicant

  • A valid passport

  • A valid contract of employment

  • One recent passport sized photograph (45 mm x 35 mm) of each person included in the application

  • If your name has changed or the name of anyone included in your application has changed: a certified copy of evidence of the name change

  • Certified copies of marriage certificates

  • Police clearance

  • Medical test

  • Bank statements

  • A letter from your financial institution stating your financial position

  • Employment contracts

  • Documents showing allowances, accommodation and stipends from your sponsor while you are in Australia

Australia Sports Visa Requirements And Checklist For Inviter

  • Evidence that the sponsorship application has been lodged or approved, such as:

    1. sponsorship application ID number
    2. sponsor approval letter
    3. A written statement from the sponsor that they will meet the sponsorship obligations

Sanctum Consulting Australia Sports Visa Services

  • Application Filling , Visa Documentation / Processing

  • Customizing Document Checklist as per the applicant’s case

  • Scheduling Appointment in Preferred Dates

  • Providing Invitation Letter format for the sponsor or inviter if required

  • Helping with the required letter formats from the employer

  • Preparing the complete travel Itinerary if necessary

  • Mock Interview preparation if invited for interview with options of face to face at our office premises or though telephone or Skype calls if called for an interview

Frequently Asked Questions – Australia Sports Visa

Sports Visa enables sportsperson to travel to other countries to compete in specific sport events or series of events

Yes. To apply for Sports Visa, an invitation from a Sports event organization is mandatory