Medical Treatment Visa (Subclass 602)

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Medical Treatment Visa (Subclass 602)

This is a specialized visa that applies to these different categories:

  • You will need  medical treatment plan or need an Australian medical consultation.
  • You are going to donate an organ to someone in Australia.
  • You are accompanying a patient or organ donor who is applying for this visa.
  • You are receiving an organ from someone, you are traveling with to Australia.
  • There is a special arrangement .between the Western Province of papua New Guinea and Queensland, for patients coming to Australia.
  • You or 50 or older, and you have been refused a permanent visa on health grounds.

Conditions for granting a Medical Treatment Visa (Subclass 602)


You will need to be able to support yourself in Australia during the treatment.  This includes any medical treatment, plus anyone coming to support you during this treatment. You will also have to show that the payment will be accepted by an Australian public hospital.

Health Requirements

A number of health requirements are needed before any treatment can take place.  This will have to be organized prior to your visa application..  This will vary from country to country.

Medical records may be needed of countries you have stayed in 5 years prior to the visa application.

The Medical Treatment Visa (Subclass 602) is designed specifically for those people wanting treatment or wanting medical consultations in Australia. This is not designed for anyone involved in surrogate motherhood.

You can also re enter Australia as long as the visa is valid. You can study in Australia if your are 18 years or above for up to three months


For those outside Australia there are no charges.  There may be however, additional charges for health and police check charges. .

If you are in Australia, the visa will cost you from $285AUD.

What to do next


Getting started is simple, just fill out our Free Assessment form, or call us for an assessment for the most suitable visa for you.

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