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Consent to grant an Australian visa

to a child under the age of 18 years

Important Please read this information carefully before you


complete this consent form. Once you have completed this
consent form we strongly advise that you keep a copy for your
records.

Transaction Reference Number

Who should use this form?

Transaction
Reference Number

Where children under 18 years of age intend to travel to Australia,


their non-accompanying parent(s) or person(s) with parental
responsibility (anyone who can lawfully determine where the
child/children is/are to live) may be required to sign a consent
form to give permission for the child/children to be granted an
Australian visa for the purpose of travel to stay temporarily or
permanently in Australia. If one parent, or person(s) with parental
responsibility, has lawfully been made solely responsible for
making decisions as to where the child/children is/are to live,
then only that parent or person needs to sign the consent form.

Form

1229

This Transaction Reference Number is required if this consent


relates to an electronic visa application.

How to complete this form


This form must be completed in English. The completed and
signed form (Parts A and B) and any additional documentation
should be sent to the office nominated in your application.
You must attach to this form:
a certified copy of the childs/childrens birth certificate(s),
(if it is not already lodged with the application.);
a certified copy of the personal details page of the
non-accompanying parents, or person(s) with parental
responsibilitys passport, drivers licence, National Identity
Card (ID card) or birth certificate; and
a certified copy of any relevant evidence making you solely
responsible for making decisions about where the
child/children is/are to live (if applicable).
To attach this form and the required documentation to your
electronic visa application, please use the electronic attachment
facility available on the eVisa website.
To access this facility via the eVisa online services page see
www.immi.gov.au/e_visa
To attach documents electronically you will need to identify
your application by entering:
your Transaction Reference Number;
your date of birth; and
the password that you supplied when your application was
lodged and saved.
Note: This form is not for the use of Electronic Travel Authority
(ETA) or eVisitor applicants who are under 18 years of age.

Important information about privacy


Your personal information is protected by law, including the
Privacy Act 1988. Important information about the collection,
use and disclosure (to other agencies and third parties,
including overseas entities) of your personal information,
including sensitive information, is contained in form 1442i
Privacy notice. Form 1442i is available from the departments
website www.immi.gov.au/allforms/ or offices of the
department. You should ensure that you read and understand
form 1442i before completing this form.

Home page www.immi.gov.au


General Telephone 131 881 during business hours
enquiry line in Australia to speak to an operator (recorded
information available outside these hours).
If you are outside Australia, please contact
your nearest Australian mission.

Please keep this information page for your reference


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Form

Consent to grant an Australian visa


to a child under the age of 18 years

Please use a pen, and write neatly in English using BLOCK LETTERS.
Tick where applicable

1229

Transaction
Reference Number

Part A Childs/Childrens details


1

Purpose of travel to Australia


Temporary visit

Give details of each child for whom you give permission to be granted
an Australian visa
Provide details as shown in passport

Permanent residence
Both

A. Family name
Given names
DAY

MONTH

YEAR

DAY

MONTH

YEAR

DAY

MONTH

YEAR

DAY

MONTH

YEAR

Date of birth
Country of
passport
Passport number

B. Family name
Given names
Date of birth
Country of
passport
Passport number

C. Family name
Given names
Date of birth
Country of
passport
Passport number

D. Family name
Given names
Date of birth
Country of
passport
Passport number

If insufficient space, attach additional details

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Part B Details of Parent(s)/Person with


parental responsibility
3

Parent/Person with parental responsibility 1

Parent/Person with parental responsibility 2

Family name

Family name

Given names

Given names

Address

Address

POSTCODE
COUNTRY CODE

Telephone

AREA CODE
) (

POSTCODE

NUMBER

COUNTRY CODE

Telephone

Mobile phone
Relationship to
child/children

AREA CODE
) (

NUMBER
)

Mobile phone
Mother

Father

Other

Relationship to
child/children

Father

Mother

Other

Passport or ID
card or drivers
licence number

Passport or ID
card or drivers
licence number

Parent/Person with parental responsibility 1 Declaration

Parent/Person with parental responsibility 2 Declaration

WARNING: Giving false or misleading information or documents is a


serious offence.

WARNING: Giving false or misleading information or documents is a


serious offence.

I declare that:
the information supplied on this form is complete, correct and
up-to-date;
I have provided all documentary evidence as required;

I declare that:
the information supplied on this form is complete, correct and
up-to-date;
I have provided all documentary evidence as required;

I have read the information contained in form 1442i Privacy notice;

I have read the information contained in form 1442i Privacy notice;

I understand the department may collect, use and disclose my


personal information (including biometric information and other
sensitive information) as outlined in form 1442i Privacy notice.

I understand the department may collect, use and disclose my


personal information (including biometric information and other
sensitive information) as outlined in form 1442i Privacy notice.

Signature

Signature


DAY


MONTH

YEAR

DAY

Date

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Date

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MONTH

YEAR