Welcome to the website of the Australian Visa Application Centre in Pakistan.
Gerry’s International is a commercial company, representing VFS Global in
Pakistan, and working in partnership with the Commonwealth of Australia to
provide Australian visa application services in Pakistan.
The Australian Visa Application Centres (AVACs) in Islamabad, Lahore and
Karachi offer services which include collection of visa application documents,
charges and biometrics as well as returning of passports to applicants. The
AVAC operates within the guidelines of the client service principles
of the Australian
Government Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
All applications will be assessed and decided by the Visa Section of the
Australian High Commission in Islamabad in accordance with Australian
immigration legislation and policy. Gerry’s staff do not have the authority to
assess visa applications or make visa decisions.
All links and information on this website have been endorsed by the Australian
Important note for visa applicants:
To make a valid application, applicants must lodge a complete and signed
application form for the appropriate visa subclass, pay the appropriate visa
Applicants will also need to provide biometrics.
Application forms for a person aged less than 18 years must be signed by a
parent or legal guardian.
All supporting documents and information should be submitted together with the
application. Any documents that are not in English must be accompanied by a
To avoid possible delays, you should include all relevant information and
additional documentation in support of your application at the time of
Checklists are available under Visa Types to help you make sure that you have
included all the necessary documentation. If you do not provide all the
specified documentation at the time you lodge your application a decision may
be made on the basis of the available information. Australian migration
legislation permits a decision to be taken at any time after the application
has been lodged.