Resident Return visa (subclass 155 157)


The Resident Return Visa is for permanent residents whose five-year permanent residence visa has or is about to expire, or by former Australian citizens who have renounced their citizenship status.

Visa Requirements:

Applicants may be eligible for this visa if they:

  • Applicant must be an Australian permanent resident
  • a former permanent resident whose last permanent visa was cancelled
  • a former Australian citizen who lost or renounced their citizenship