For anybody, moving abroad and beginning a new life as a student is exciting yet challenging. Most people abandon their families and partners to begin a new life on their own. However, there is a substantial solution for this: the student dependent visa (500).
A student dependent visa is not the same as an individual visa. It belongs to the same category as student visas (subclass 500).
An international student with a 12-month or longer student visa can bring their family members, spouses, or children under the age of 18 into the country on a dependent visa.
Student Dependent Visa Work Rights
In Australia, dependent applicants are permitted to work. The following rights are conditional on the student’s course of study:
Since the Student Dependent Visa application process is so complex, it’s worth referring to a registered migration agent.