E-Visitor Visa SC 651

E-Visitor Visa SC 651

The E-Visitor SC 651 lets visa holders visit Australia multiple times within a period of 12 months. Each time this visa holder visits the country, they can stay in Australia for up to 3 months. 


  • The applicant must have an eligible passport from a certain country
  • You can only for this visa if you are outside Australia
  • You must visit Australia for visitor or business purposes only
  • Should meet health and character requirements
  • You must comply to and abide by all Australian laws
  • The applicant should meet health and character requirements


With the E-Visitor SC 651, you can

  • Spend a holiday or cruise in Australia
  • Visit your family members or friends
  • Visit for business visitor activities
  • Visit multiple times within 1 year
  • Stay upto 3 months every time you visit
  • In certain circumstances, you may be permitted to study or train in Australia for up to 3 months

Business Visitor Criteria

If you are visiting Australia as a Business Visitor you can:

  • Make general business enquiries
  • Discuss, negotiate, review or enter business contracts
  •  If you are on an Official Government Visit, you can conduct activities that comply with your visit
  • Attend conferences or seminars, but you must not get paid by the organizers for your participation 

You cannot extend your services to Australian businesses or organisations or sell them directly to the public.


The E-Visitor SC 651 is a temporary visa that is valid for 12 months. You can leave and enter Australia within these 12 months and stay in Australia for 3 months each time you visit. The duration of your visa starts on the date your visa has been granted if you do not hold any other substantive visa.