Character requirement

You and all family members applying for the visa with you must meet our character requirement.

The Department will contact you to advise you if you need to provide police certificates if you hold a Contributory Parent (Temporary) (subclass 173) visa. Do not arrange police certificates until we ask you to.

You will need to provide police certificates if you do not hold a Contributory Parent (Temporary) (subclass 173) visa.

There is more information about our character requirement.