Terms and Conditions

The Department of Immigration and Passport Online Visa Services website is maintained for your personal user and viewing. Access and use by you of this site constitutes acceptance by you of these terms and conditions which take effect from the date of first use.

This page contains information on copyright and what you should do if you want to link to our website or user our news feeds.

The material featured on this website is subject to copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The material may be downloaded to file or printer for the purposes of research and private study. Any other proposed use of the material is subject to a copyright license.

The permission to reproduce protected material does not extend to any material on this website, which is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorization to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.

Linking to our website
We welcome and encourage other website's to link to the international group: Visa Services website. You do not have to ask permission to link to our website (use of our logo is by permission). However, you must comply with the conditions below:

• The link to us must not imply explicitly by description or implicitly by location of the link or logo on the page that the services or products your organization supplies are endorsed by the International Group: Visa Services;
If you use the International Group: Visa Services logo it must not be changed or edited in any way;
• If you use the logo you must always include an alt tag;
• If the logo itself is used as a hyperlink, it must only link to: Visa Services home page; and
• The link to our website must not load the page into frames - the page must load into the user's entire window.

Links to third party websites
We are not responsible for the content or reliability of websites to which we do not link, nor should listing be taken as an endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

News feeds
If you wish to use our news feeds on your website you must make it clear that they come from our Visa Services. Please let us know if you set up a news feed by contacting us.

We reserve the right to prevent the distribution of our Visa Services content.

Virus protection
We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.

The information available on this site is not intended to be comprehensive and many details which are relevant to particular circumstances may have been omitted. It is not a complete statement of immigration and nationality law or policy.