Entertainment Visa

The Entertainment visa allows people in the entertainment industry to work in Australia on a temporary basis. This visa can be issued for a maximum of two years.




The business, organisation or individual that wishes to sponsor your visa application must:

  • be an Australian business that is lawfully and actively operating in Australia OR a government agency or foreign government agency OR an Australian citizen, permanent resident or eligible New Zealand citizen who usually resides in Australia;
  • nominate you for a position in the entertainment industry (see note below);
  • have a good business record in Australia (this includes a satisfactory sponsorship record, if the business has previously sponsored any overseas workers).


Please contact Migration Plus ( for the requirements regarding the skilled position for this visa.



As the visa applicant, you must:

  • be nominated by the sponsoring business to fill the nominated position in the entertainment industry in Australia;
  • have the experience or skills required for the nominated position;
  • be able to support yourself financially during your stay in Australia;
  • hold adequate health insurance cover during your stay in Australia;
  • meet the relevant health and character requirements

Please note that these are are the minimum requirements for an application for this type of visa. Depending upon your particular circumstances, you may need to meet additional requirements.

Helping you, helping others

Migration Plus adds value to the community in which it works. At least 5% of our profit goes towards our contributions to what we call Step Up and Reach Out which assists selected young people from Australia and around the world who choose to improve their position in life through education and learning. Read more

Registration and regulatory information

Migration Plus is a long established, Australian based privately owned independent immigration consultancy with a team of highly skilled OMARA Registered Migration Agents who represent our clients from around the world.  Migration Plus provides fee-based services in addition to the official Government application fees and disbursements to advise, assist and represent our clients through the complex visa application process.

All decisions for granting of a visa remain with the Australian Government, subject to lodging a valid application using the forms or electronic lodgement systems available on the Government website and meeting the relevant criteria. Migration Plus is not affiliated with the Australian Government.  We act independently in assisting and representing our clients interests, we advocate for our clients. The Australian Government registers Migration Agents – all our Agents are registered under that system.  We are also licensed to provide Continuing Professional Development to Migration Agents and we belong to the Migration Institute of Australia.  We take great pride and offer exceptional professionalism in helping you achieve your immigration goal.