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WALK-IN APPLICATION

THE VISA INFORMATION & APPLICATION (VIA) CENTRE
The VIA Centre is a service facility where visa applicants can conveniently walk-in and personally obtain current information and advise related to applying for a visa to Australia .

At the VIA, an interested applicant is personally assisted by a professionally trained customer service agent on the requirements and process of lodging a complete visa application to Australia. Aside from pre-lodgment assistance, applicants with completed visa applications and required supporting documents may successfully lodge their visa application for Australia at the VIA.

The VIA is one among other options available to an interested applicant in which to obtain information and gain assistance to make a complete and successful visa application for lodgment at the Australian Embassy. Aside from the walk-in option that the VIA Centre provides, the other options available are calling the embassy Call Center or visiting the website of the Australian Embassy in Manila at http://www.philippines.embassy.gov.au

You can also Email us at aus_inquiry@via.ph

VIA Centre Services
The services available at the VIA Centre are visa related services such as:

- Information & personal assistance on pre-lodgment requirements
- Visa Lodgment Services:

- Visa Application Lodgment (Non-Appearance at Embassy)

- Acceptance of Passport for Visa Evidencing
- Acceptance of Additional Documents required by the Embassy related to lodged visa applications
- Internet Facility (Manila only)
- Printing and Photocopying Services


VIA Centre Charges
Information and personal assistance on pre-lodgment requirements are available free of charge. A handling fee to cover administrative cost & one-way courier service is however assessed as follows:

VIA Centre Makati

Service fee for Submission of Visa Application (inclusive of taxes and one-way nationwide delivery by courier)

-PHP 700.00 per Applicant/Passport.

Service fee for Visa Evidencing/Stamping (inclusive of taxes and one-way nationwide delivery by courier)

-PHP 350.00 per passport.

Service fee for submission of Additional Documents

-PHP 60.00 per transaction.


VIA Centre Cebu

Service fee for Submission of Visa Application (inclusive of taxes and one-way nationwide delivery by courier)

-PHP 900.00 per Applicant/Passport.

Service fee for Visa Evidencing/Stamping (inclusive of taxes and one-way nationwide delivery by courier)

-PHP 550.00 per passport.

Service fee for submission of Additional Documents

-PHP 60.00 per transaction.

 

Please note that the above handling fees are in addition to the Visa Application Charge (VAC), both of which are not refundable. The VAC must be paid in the form of a Manager's Check payable to the Australian Embassy. VAC payments in cash will not be accepted.

Please note that Lodgment Services & Submission of Additional Documents will be served from Mondays to Fridays, 8:30am-3:30pm and Saturdays 8:00am-11:00am.


VIA Centre Operating Hours
The Visa Information & Application Centre is open to serve you daily (except during public holidays). 

 

Mondays thru Fridays 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
      Saturdays 8:00 AM - 12:00 NN



VIA Centre Location

Visa Information & Application (VIA) Centre:

3rd Floor, Allegro Center
2284 Chino Roces Extension
Barangay Magallanes, Makati City 1232

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Unit 1004-B 10th Floor Keppel Center,
Samar Loop corner Cardinal Rosales Ave.,
Cebu Business Park, Cebu City

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Mailed applications to the VIA Centre will NOT be accepted.

Applications lodged directly thru the VIA Centre must be done in person by the applicant or his/her authorized representative.