Partner Visa fee increase

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has increased the application fees by 50% for all types of partner visas, effective from 1st January 2015.

The new fees are as follows:
* Provisional and permanent partner visas – was $3085, increased to $4627.50
* Prospective marriage visa – was $3085, increased to $4627.50
* Temporary and permanent partner visas – was $4575, increased $6865.50