Australia ETA Visa for Immigrants in Malaysia
Jul 11, 2019
Malaysia is one of the biggest economies in Southeast Asia. It has become an attractive and one of the most preferable destination for various level workforces from neighboring countries for better wages, employment and life style. As a result, a lot of people have been migrating to Malaysia from almost 17 countries like China, India, Bangladesh, Philippines, Indonesia, Pakistan and others. As of 2017, the number of immigrants in Malaysia is approximately 2.7 million. Anyway, the statistics of the immigrants in Malaysia is not our topic here. Our discussion point is “Whether Immigrants in Malaysia are eligible to apply Australia Visa Malaysia as Australia ETA Visa online?”
Most of the travel consultant agents, who are working to provide service for Australia Visa Malaysia, receive various queries from these immigrants in Malaysia. The top listed query is “I live in Malaysia, can I apply Australia Visa Malaysia online?” or “I have been working in Malaysia for last 5/10 years, can I apply for Australia ETA Visa?”
All of these immigrant communities who are willing to visit Australia, are living Malaysia but not Malaysian Citizen. They are not holding Malaysian Passport. So, it does not matter, whether you are living in Malaysia for 10 or 20 years. Just check whether you are holding Malaysian Passport or Not? if-
YES you can apply for Australia ETA Visa online as Australia Visa Malaysia.
But if you are NOT holding Malaysian passport or passport of any other Australia ETA Visa Eligible Countries , you are NOT eligible to apply Australia Visa Malaysia or Australia ETA visa online. In this case you will have to check with your nearest Australian Embassy regarding the Visa type, which is appropriate for you to apply.
If you are a Malaysian Passport Holder, don’t make any delay. Just Apply Australia Visa Malaysia and be relief for next 1 year regarding your entry to Australia.
If you are neither holding Malaysian passport nor passport from other Eligible Countries, and if any Agency offers you to arrange Australia ETA Visa for you, Be Careful! And be aware of these Scams!