Australian Embassy

Temporary Work

Temporary Activity visa (subclass 408)

This visa allows you to come to Australia to do specific types of work on a short-term basis. 

You must:

  • have the skills to undertake the activity to be carried out in Australia
  • be supported or sponsored
  • meet additional requirements of the relevant stream

For information on the different streams available on this visa, including information on eligibility and what documents you need to apply (go to Step-by-Step > Gather your documents), See Temporary Work - subclass 408.

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