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Application for sponsorship for

Sponsored Family Visitors

Important – Please read this information carefully before you
complete your application. Once you have completed your
application we strongly advise that you keep a copy for your
records.

This form is for a Visitor visa – Sponsored Family and
Tourist streams subclass 600
This form is for the sponsor of visitor visa applicants applying
for a Visitor visa – Sponsored Family stream, and if you have
been requested by the Department of Immigration and Border
Protection (the department) to be a sponsor for the Tourist
stream.
A person coming to Australia as a sponsored family visitor will
generally be able to stay in Australia for a period of up to
3 months. In certain circumstances the period may be longer,
usually up to 6 months, but no more than 12 months.
Their visa, if granted, will generally only allow them to travel to
Australia once on that visa.

Integrity of application
The department is committed to maintaining the integrity of
the visa and citizenship programmes. Please be aware that if
you provide us with fraudulent documents or claims, this may
result in processing delays and possibly the application being
refused.

Who can be a sponsor?
In all cases, the sponsor must be an Australian citizen or
permanent resident aged 18 years or over and settled in
Australia.
If you are sponsoring someone who is a family visitor
you must be one of the following:
• a relative (parent, child, spouse, de facto partner, brother,
sister, grandparent, grandchild, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew
or ‘step’ equivalent of any of these); or
• a relative of a person who is a member of the family unit of
the applicant and who is also applying for a Visitor visa –
Sponsored Family or Tourist stream (such as the spouse of
your sibling); or
• a member of an Australian parliament (Commonwealth, state
or territory)1; or
• an authorised person representing a Commonwealth, state
or territory government agency or instrumentality1; or

Form

1149

Who cannot sponsor?
There are no provisions for fiancés, cousins, friends or in-laws
and New Zealand citizens to sponsor.
If you have previously sponsored a visitor as a sponsored
visitor, and your visitor did not abide by the conditions
of their visa, you will be ineligible to sponsor another
visitor in the same visa class for 5 years. There is only
one exception, see ‘Conditions applying to Visitor visas
– Sponsored Family stream’.

How to sponsor your visitor
If an application is being made for a Visitor visa – Sponsored
Family stream:
• each of your visitors will need to complete a separate
form 1418 Application for a Visitor visa – Sponsored Family
stream or form 1419 internet.
• to make an application you should lodge form 1418 and this
form 1149 at one of the processing centres in Australia
according to your address at the time of lodgement.
Your application should be lodged at the correct address for
this sponsorship application. More information about Visitor
(Sponsored Family Stream) visas and lodgement addresses is
available from the department’s website
www.immi.gov.au/visas/pages/600.aspx. Please read the
information under ‘How to apply’ for the correct lodgement
address for this application.
Completed forms must be accompanied by the required Visa
Application Charge or evidence that the charge has been paid.
Note: If the department has requested sponsorship in relation
to a Visitor visa – Tourist stream, you will need to complete this
form and lodge it directly with the processing office that has
made the request.

Your sponsorship undertaking
The undertaking you must sign in the form states that you agree
to accept all financial obligations to the Commonwealth
incurred by the applicant arising out of the applicant’s stay in
Australia. You are responsible for compliance by the person you
are sponsoring with all conditions under which that person is
allowed to enter Australia.
Note: Holders of Visitor visas – Sponsored Family stream are
not permitted to work in Australia.

• a local government mayor1.
If you have already provided a sponsorship for another visitor,
you normally need to wait until their visa ceases to be in effect
before you can be eligible to provide another sponsorship.

1

These persons are only eligible to sponsor applicants under the
Sponsored Family stream.
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although a stay of up to 12 months can be granted in certain circumstances. Communication with the sponsor of Visitor visa – Sponsored Family stream In order for this application to proceed. Therefore. If you are an Australian citizen you will need to provide a certified copy of your citizenship certificate or. Commissioner for Declarations or a person authorised to witness Statutory Declarations. however. As a sponsor. Under Australia’s migration regulations. the amount requested.Page 2 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. For example. What documents do you need? Proof of your relationship to the applicant must be provided with this form. if Australian-born. you should also provide evidence of this. to receive all written communications about the visa application. you may be requested to arrange for the lodgement of a security bond. 2 Except in limited circumstances which are outside their control. If you are also sponsoring your sibling’s spouse. You will be informed in writing if a bond is requested. through marriage). and information relating to refund arrangements. 1149 (Design date 07/14) . In some circumstances. Conditions applying to Visitor visas – Sponsored Family stream Visitors to Australia must comply with the conditions of their visa. If you have any questions or concerns about the conditions. showing details of your parents. The request will include details of where the security should be lodged. What happens to the security bond? The security bond will be refunded after the visitor you have sponsored has left Australia. your sponsored visitor will need to complete the sections with the headings Options for receiving written communications and Authorising sponsor in their application form 1418. or to engage Australia’s protection obligations under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. The exchange of information may include personal information. Note: • A security bond can be provided by a third party who is not the sponsor. and If your visitor requests a waiver of the 8503 ‘No Further Stay’ condition and this results in your visitor remaining in Australia after their Visitor visa expires. • must not engage. including any travelling family members of the relative included in your sponsorship. The visa applicant will be taken to have received any documents sent to you. the visa applicant will need to authorise you. A security bond may be requested for each individual visa applicant. Visa validity This visa generally allows stays of up to 3 months in Australia. under the Migration Act 1958 the decision to request a security bond is at the discretion of the delegated officer. The sponsorship you provide in this form is only one of the criteria which must be met by the visa applicant for a Visitor visa – Sponsored Family stream. the delegated officer may ask for a security bond of any amount that they see as appropriate. • cannot apply for a further stay in Australia2 (8503). If you are an Australian permanent resident you will need to provide a copy of your permanent residence visa. depending on the circumstances of the individual case. To authorise you to receive all communications about the application. a certified copy of your full birth certificate. as if they had been sent to the visa applicant. they will still be taken to have breached the 8531 ‘Must leave before visa expiry’ condition. If you are unsure about the documents needed please contact your nearest office of the department in Australia. this person should be aged 18 years or older. If you are providing copies of documents they will need to be certified as true copies of the original by a Justice of the Peace. you should ask for more information from your nearest office of the department in Australia.000 per person. however. If the visitor you have sponsored breaches any visa conditions. and you will still incur the penalties listed above. and to act on behalf of the visa applicant. including being detained. the sponsor. You will also need to provide evidence of your Australian citizenship or permanent residence status. even if the 8503 is waived and a further visa is granted. the sponsor. you should provide a certified copy of your full birth certificate. Visitor visas granted to sponsored family visitors will require that your visitor: • must not work in Australia (8101). Australia for a specified period that they see as appropriate. and any security bond requested. If a visitor you have sponsored breaches any visa conditions. the stay period granted may be less than the stay period requested. The amount of security bond is determined on a case by case basis by a delegated officer and is generally between AUD5. in any studies or training while in Australia (8201). It should be noted. including if they do not depart before the expiry of the period of stay of their Visitor visa : • you will be ineligible to sponsor another visitor for 5 years under the same visa class. • the security bond lodged to support your sponsored visitor will normally be forfeited. for more than 3 months. 2014 . decision-makers may grant a Visitor visa permitting the visa holder to travel to. • Your sponsorship.What is the security bond? As the sponsor of the visa applicant. if you are sponsoring your sibling. unless you can satisfy the department that your sponsored visitor breached condition 8531 due to circumstances beyond their control and those circumstances arose after their arrival in Australia. you are responsible for ensuring that your visitor(s) complies with their visa conditions. it may lead to cancellation of their visa and other penalties.000 and AUD15. provided they do not breach any visa conditions. does not guarantee the grant of any visa. Each Visitor visa applicant must meet all visa requirements individually. If you have changed your name since birth (for example. and to remain in. you should provide a certified copy of their marriage certificate. The department will communicate with you about the visa application and will send you any written communications relating to the visa application that would otherwise have been sent to the visa applicant. • must not remain in Australia after the expiry of the period of stay of the visa on which they entered Australia (8531).

If you do not appoint a migration agent/exempt person you may still authorise another person. • an official whose duties include providing immigration assistance (eg.Immigration assistance Exempt persons A person gives immigration assistance to you if he or she uses. You will be taken to have received any documents sent to that person as if they had been sent to you. unless you indicate that you wish to have health and/or character information sent directly to you.immi. which requires them to act professionally in their clients’ lawful best interests.au You can also access information about migration agents on the department’s website www.au/allforms/ Information on migration agents. the department encourages you to use a registered migration agent. Your migration agent will be the person with whom the department will discuss your application and from whom it will seek further information when required.immi.gov. and • communicate with the department on your behalf. Sponsors of applicants for Visitor visas are exempt from the requirements to be registered as a migration agent in order to assist applicants in relation to Visitor visas. Migration agents in Australia Appointing a migration agent/exempt person To appoint a migration agent/exempt person you should complete Question 21 Options for receiving written communications. Registered agents are bound by the Migration Agents Code of Conduct. Form 956 is available from the department’s website www.Page 3 . Note: Some Australian registered migration agents operate overseas. The following people do not have to be a registered migration agent in order to provide immigration assistance. gives you immigration assistance they are committing a criminal offence and may be prosecuted. 2014 1149 (Design date 07/14) . a Legal Aid provider). You are not required to use a migration agent. in writing. • tell you the documents you need to submit with your application. or claims to use. All written communication about your application will be sent to your authorised recipient. This person is called the authorised recipient. the department will assume that your migration agent will be your authorised recipient. Authorised recipient information Migration agent information A migration agent is someone who can: • advise you on the visa that may best suit you. brother or sister). and • form 956A Appointment or withdrawal of an authorised recipient. but they must not charge a fee for their service: • a close family member (spouse. sponsorship or nomination. Your migration agent/exempt person should complete form 956 Advice by a migration agent/exempt person of providing immigration assistance. including a list of registered migration agents. • a member of a diplomatic mission. cancellation review application. • a member of parliament or their staff. unless you indicate otherwise. This number does not mean that they are registered. to receive written communications on your behalf. In Australia a person may only lawfully give immigration assistance if he or she is a registered migration agent or is exempt from being registered. • help you fill in the application and submit it. his or her knowledge or experience in migration procedure to assist you with your visa application.gov. If an unregistered person in Australia. The department may give some overseas agents an ID number. Form 956A is available from the department’s website www.mara. However. parent. is available on the Office of the MARA website www. who is not exempt from registration.au © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. Only registered migration agents may receive a fee or reward for providing immigration assistance. request for ministerial intervention. consular post or international organisation. if you use a migration agent.gov.au/allforms/ Migration agents outside Australia Options for receiving written communications Migration agents who operate outside Australia do not have to be registered. To appoint an authorised recipient you should complete: • Question 21 Options for receiving written communications. Migration agents in Australia must be registered with the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (Office of the MARA) unless they are exempt from registration. The department will communicate with the most recently appointed authorised recipient as you may only appoint one authorised recipient at any time for a particular application. Note: Migration agents/exempt persons do not need to complete form 956A.immi. de facto partner. child.gov. If you appoint a migration agent.

Important information about the collection. Please keep these information pages for your reference 1149 (Design date 07/14) . If you agree to the department communicating with you by electronic means. is contained in form 1442i Privacy notice. or you have consented to use for another purpose. please contact your nearest Australian mission.gov. the details you provide will only be used by the department for the purpose for which you have provided them. including sensitive information. Note: Electronic communication is the fastest means of communication available and the department prefers to communicate electronically because this results in faster processing. If you authorise another person to receive documents on your behalf and they wish to be contacted electronically.Consent to communicate electronically The department may use a range of means to communicate with you. unless there is a legal obligation or necessity to use them for another purpose.au/allforms/ or offices of the department. are not secure and may be viewed by others or interfered with. Home page www. financial viability and personal relationships.immi. Form 1442i is available from the department’s website www. health. electronic means such as fax or email will only be used if you indicate your agreement to receiving communication in this way. Electronic communications. unless adequately encrypted. However.au General Telephone 131 881 during business hours enquiry line in Australia to speak to an operator (recorded information available outside these hours).Page 4 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. Important information about privacy Your personal information is protected by law. If you are outside Australia. their signature is required on form 956 or 956A to indicate their consent to this form of communication. including the Privacy Act 1988. police checks.gov. 2014 .immi. use and disclosure (to other agencies and third parties. They will not be added to any mailing list. for example. The Australian Government accepts no responsibility for the security or integrity of any information sent to the department over the internet or by other electronic means. To process your application the department may need to communicate with you about sensitive information. You should ensure that you read and understand form 1442i before completing this form. including overseas entities) of your personal information.

© COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. and that visitor did not comply with the conditions of their visa? Date of birth No Relationship status DAY 2 Yes Female Male MONTH YEAR Country of birth You may wish to seek advice from the department before lodging this application. Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. 2014 1149 (Design date 07/14) . Are you related to this visa applicant? No What is your government position? (eg. parent) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg.Form Application for sponsorship for Sponsored Family Visitors Please use a pen. brother. and that visitor is still in Australia? Given names No Yes Sex Have you previously sponsored a visitor as a short stay sponsored visitor or a sponsored family visitor. Married Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Never married or been in a de facto relationship Details from passport Passport number Country of passport DAY MONTH YEAR Date of issue Date of expiry Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. and write neatly in English using BLOCK LETTERS. Tick where applicable  3 1149 Give details of the visa applicant(s) you are sponsoring as sponsored family visitor(s) Applicant 1 Sponsorship details Family name 1 Have you previously sponsored a visitor as a short stay sponsored visitor or a sponsored family visitor. sister.) Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations.Page 5 . Member of Parliament. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc.

sister. brother. Member of Parliament. sister. brother. parent) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg. 1149 (Design date 07/14) . Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your government position? (eg. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. 2014 .) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg.) Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations.Applicant 2 Applicant 3 Family name Family name Given names Given names Sex Female Male DAY MONTH Sex YEAR DAY Date of birth Date of birth Country of birth Country of birth Relationship status Relationship status Married Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Details from passport Passport number Passport number Country of passport Country of passport MONTH MONTH Married Details from passport DAY Female Male YEAR DAY MONTH Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Date of issue Date of issue Date of expiry Date of expiry Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations.Page 6 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. parent) What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. Are you related to this visa applicant? Are you related to this visa applicant? No No What is your government position? (eg. Member of Parliament.

Applicant 4 Applicant 5 Family name Family name Given names Given names Sex Female Male DAY MONTH Sex YEAR DAY Date of birth Date of birth Country of birth Country of birth Relationship status Relationship status Married Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Details from passport Passport number Passport number Country of passport Country of passport MONTH MONTH Married Details from passport DAY Female Male YEAR DAY MONTH Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Date of issue Date of issue Date of expiry Date of expiry Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. Are you related to this visa applicant? Are you related to this visa applicant? No No What is your government position? (eg. parent) What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations. 2014 1149 (Design date 07/14) . parent) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg. Member of Parliament. sister. Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your government position? (eg.) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg. © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA.Page 7 .) Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations. Member of Parliament. brother. Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. brother. sister.

) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg. Member of Parliament.) Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations. sister. 2014 . sister. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. marriage certificate or birth certificate etc. Are you related to this visa applicant? Are you related to this visa applicant? No No What is your government position? (eg.Page 8 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. Member of Parliament. Please attach certified copies of certificates of the relationship including any translations. The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. Mayor) Go to Question 4 Yes What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg. brother. 1149 (Design date 07/14) . Mayor) Go to next Applicant (if applicable) Yes What is your government position? (eg. Details of any further applicants should be attached on a separate sheet of paper. brother. parent) What is your relationship to this visa applicant? (eg.Applicant 6 Applicant 7 Family name Family name Given names Given names Sex Female Male DAY MONTH Sex YEAR DAY Date of birth Date of birth Country of birth Country of birth Relationship status Relationship status Married Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Separated Engaged Divorced De facto Widowed Details from passport Passport number Passport number Country of passport Country of passport MONTH MONTH Married Details from passport DAY Female Male YEAR DAY MONTH Never married or been in a de facto relationship YEAR Date of issue Date of issue Date of expiry Date of expiry Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in their passport The passport should be valid for the period of stay they are applying for. parent) What documents are you providing as evidence of your relationship to this applicant? (eg.

Date of arrival Date of departure Your personal details 2.4 Have you previously sponsored any visitors? 4.Page 9 . Family name Sex Male Given names DAY MONTH YEAR Date of birth Relationship Sex Female DAY Country of birth Female Male MONTH Purpose of stay in Australia YEAR Date of birth DAY Country of birth MONTH YEAR Date of arrival Purpose of stay in Australia Date of departure DAY MONTH YEAR Details of any further sponsorships should be attached on a separate sheet of paper. legal name change. 2014 1149 (Design date 07/14) . Family name No Given names Yes Give details Relationship 1. Family name DAY Given names Relationship Sex Male DAY Female MONTH YEAR Female MONTH YEAR Town or city Country Date of birth Country of birth Purpose of stay in Australia DAY MONTH YEAR Date of arrival Date of departure © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. Family name 5 Given names Family name Relationship Sex Your full name Male DAY Given names Female MONTH YEAR 6 Country of birth Have you been known by any other names? (including name at birth. previous married names. aliases) Purpose of stay in Australia No Date of birth DAY MONTH Yes Give details 7 Sex Male 8 Date of birth 9 Place of birth YEAR Date of arrival Date of departure 3.

email Employer/business address or other electronic means? No Yes Give details Fax number POSTCODE (AREA CODE Phone number ) (AREA CODE Email address ) Position you hold 13 Passport details Passport number How long have you been employed by this employer/business? Country of passport Years DAY MONTH YEAR Date of issue Date of expiry Months Are you self employed? No Yes Your ABN/ACN/ARBN Issuing authority/Place of issue as shown in your passport Please provide a copy of your business registration certificate 14 Country of citizenship as shown in your passport Retired DAY MONTH Date of retirement Details of your last employment 1149 (Design date 07/14) . and thus to ensure visa application is processed in as timely a manner as possible. write ‘AS ABOVE’) Give details POSTCODE Note: Correct address is important for mailing of any security bond request. a permanent resident visa and number or Australian birth certificate and number) No POSTCODE Yes Address for correspondence (If the same as your residential address.Page 10 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. Australian passport and number. 2014 YEAR . Australian citizenship certificate and number. Employment status 11 Your telephone numbers Office hours (AREA CODE ) After hours (AREA CODE ) 16 What is your employment status? Employed/self employed Name of employer/business Mobile/cell 12 Do you agree to the department communicating with you by fax.10 Your current residential address in Australia 15 Are there documents that you can provide as evidence of your citizenship Note: A post office box address is not acceptable as a residential address. Please attach certified copies of certificates of your citizenship or evidence of your permanent residence including any translations. or permanent residence? (eg.

You should complete form 956A Appointment or withdrawal of an authorised recipient OR Other – please give details Migration agent OR Exempt person Your migration agent/exempt person should complete form 956 Advice by a migration agent/exempt person of providing immigration assistance Unemployed Explain why you are unemployed Sponsorship undertaking for a sponsored family visitor Give details of your last employment WARNING: Giving false or misleading information is a serious offence. compliance by those I am sponsoring with the conditions under which they may be allowed to enter Australia. • the visitor must not engage. and • unless the Minister decides otherwise.1 • the visitor must not remain in Australia after the expiry of the period of stay of the visa on which they enter Australia. in any studies or training while in Australia.2 Address 1 Except in limited circumstances which are outside their control. I understand that any breach of the above visa conditions will prevent me from being approved as a sponsor for 5 years. 22 I agree to accept responsibility for: • all financial obligations to the Commonwealth incurred by those I am sponsoring arising out of the applicant’s stay in Australia. for more than 3 months. POSTCODE Telephone number or daytime contact COUNTRY CODE Office hours ( AREA CODE ) ( NUMBER ) Mobile/cell 18 Is the person an agent registered with the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (Office of the MARA)? No Yes Go to Question 21 19 Is the person/agent in Australia? No Go to Question 21 Yes 20 Did you pay the person/agent and/or give a gift for this assistance? No Yes © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. and • arose after their arrival in Australia.Options for receiving written communications Student Your current course 21 All written communications about this application should be sent to: (Tick one box only) Name of educational institution Sponsor OR Authorised recipient How long have you been studying at this institution? Years Months All written communications will be sent to the address for communications that you have provided in this form. 2 Except if the breach was of condition 8531 (must not remain in Australia after the expiry of the period of stay of the visa on which they entered Australia) and I can satisfy the department that my visitor breached this condition due to circumstances that: • were beyond their control. • the visitor cannot apply for a further stay in Australia. or to engage Australia’s protection obligations under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees.Page 11 . Assistance with this form 17 Did you receive assistance in completing this form? No Go to Question 21 Yes Please give details of the person who assisted you Title: Mr Mrs Miss Ms Other Family name Given names I understand that the following visa conditions will be imposed on the visa: • the visitor must not work in Australia. 2014 1149 (Design date 07/14) .

please ensure that you have read and understand all of the above statements and conditions. • I understand that failure to provide correct information may lead to refusal of the Visitor visa application.Security bond and sponsorship limitation 23 I confirm that I will arrange for the lodgement of a security bond for each applicant I have sponsored if requested to do so. use and disclose my personal information (including biometric information and other sensitive information) as outlined in form 1442i Privacy notice. regardless of my sponsorship and any security bond I lodge. I understand that the Minister must not approve this sponsorship: • if I am already the sponsor for another person who holds a Sponsored (Visitor) (Class UL) visa or a Visitor (Class FA) visa (unless the new applicant is a member of the family unit of the previous applicant. • I have read the information contained in form 1442i Privacy notice. 2014 . and • I understand the department may collect. or • if I have previously sponsored another applicant who held a Sponsored (Visitor) (Class UL) visa or a Visitor (Class FA) visa and that applicant did not comply with a condition of the visa. (Family name) (Given names) of POSTCODE declare that: • the information I have supplied on this form and in all attachments is true and correct. regardless of my sponsorship. or cancellation of any Visitor visas granted. • be approved on the basis of this sponsorship and any security bond lodged pursuant to this sponsorship. 5 years has not passed since that applicant was granted their visa and I am still subject to a 5 year bar.Page 12 © COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. • I agree to accept all financial obligations to the Commonwealth incurred by the applicant arising out of the applicant’s stay in Australia. Your signature  DAY MONTH YEAR Declaration 24 I. 1149 (Design date 07/14) . Note: Before you sign this application. I understand that any visa application(s) being lodged pursuant to this sponsorship may: • be refused. • be refused. • I agree to accept responsibility for compliance with all conditions under which the applicant I am sponsoring was allowed to enter Australia. and is travelling for the same purpose as the previous applicant). if requested and lodged. Date Your signature  DAY MONTH YEAR Date We strongly advise that you keep a copy of your application and all attachments for your records. may be forfeited should any visitor I support not comply with any of their visa conditions even if the 8503 ‘No Further Stay’ condition is waived and a further visa is granted. • I understand and will honour all obligations in respect of the visitors I sponsor in this form. I understand that: • the security bond(s).