VISA REGIME

For holders of diplomatic and official passports:

Visa required.

For holders of national passports and other travel documents:

Visa required.
 

Note:

Visa is required for the holder of an emergency travel document in transit.

 

ENTRY REGIME FOR CITIZENS OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia cannot enter Australia, except for those persons who have been granted permanent residence and members of their immediate family. Entry is possible if there are humanitarian or sufficiently convincing reasons, with prior obtaining of a permit from the competent authorities. A 14-day quarantine at a designated facility is mandatory, and the costs of staying in quarantine are borne by the passengers themselves. A negative PCR-test result issued no more than 72 hours earlier is mandatory.
Transit of citizens of the Republic of Serbia is allowed with a transit visa (if the time spent in transit is up to 8 hours) and a permit for exemption from mandatory quarantine (if the time spent in transit is 8−72 hours).
Only Australian citizens, permanent residents, and members of their immediate families, as well as New Zealand nationals who normally reside in Australia, are allowed to enter Australia. 

 

ENTERING AND LEAVING THE COUNTRY

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia need a visa to enter Australia.

All information on the type and conditions for individual categories of visas can be found at: https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/i-want-apply-visa.

Visa applications may be submitted electronically, through a registered account on the ImmiAccount: www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa/immi.

Information on what may (not) be brought into the country can be found at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visi/info and https://transferwise.com/au/blog/tax-implications-transfer-from-australia.

 

SOCIAL SECURITY AGREEMENT

No social security agreement has been concluded.
 

 

USEFUL INFORMATION

HEALTH SITUATION — Current information on the health situation in this country can be found on the World Health Organization website: www.who.int.

SECURITY SITUATION — The security situation in Australia is stable.

TRANSPORT — A valid national driver’s license (of the same category) is accepted, provided that the driver carries an official translation of the same into English and an international driving permit.

Citizens of the Republic of Serbia with a regulated stay in Australia, who are older than 25, may exchange their national driver's license for an Australian one, in the category of passenger vehicles and motorcycles, without having to take a driving test.

 

Contact information

During your stay in Australia, for consular assistance and protection, you may contact the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Canberra, at the following numbers: 00 612 62 90 26 30 and 00 612 62 90 29 48 and e-mail addresses: embassy.canberra@mfa.rs and office.canberra@mfa.rs, as well as the Consulate General of the Republic of Serbia in Sidney, at the following numbers: 00 612 93 62 30 03 and 00 612 93 62 46 37 and e-mail address: gkrssid@optusnet.com.au.

(Last updated  10.04.2021.)