A Guide On The Australian Protection Visa

The Australian protection visa (subclass 866) provides asylum to people who fear persecution in their home countries due to their religious beliefs, political views, race, or affiliation to a specific group. The guide below discusses the application and eligibility criteria for this visa.   Eligibility People that require this visa must meet Australia's protection obligations. Typically, you must be a refugee. As such, people moving into the country due to harsh economic times are not eligible for the visa.