ProbityPeople makes it easier than ever to check the status of your current Visa and work restrictions. This check is right for you if you are a non-citizen or non-permanent resident and currently hold or have held a visa in Australia. The data we receive is obtained directly from the Department of Home Affairs Visa Entitlement Verification system (VEVO) which means you can feel confident knowing the information you receive is accurate and up to date.
How long will it take to receive my results?
On average, you can expect to receive the results of your Right to Work Check within one hour.
What information is shown on a Right to Work Check?
A Right to Work Check may reveal the following information:
- Disclose whether a non-citizen has unrestricted work entitlements, limited work entitlements or no work entitlements
- Visa expiry date (if applicable)
- Information on maximum hours and the type of work permitted under relevant legislation
Can I find my visa information in my passport?
No. Visa restrictions and limitations are often not recorded in passports. The best way to check your visa restrictions and work rights is with a Right to Work Check.
Who has the right to work in Australia?
You have the right to work in Australia if you are:
- An Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent residency holder
- A Foreign national with a valid and current visa
What fines could I face for working without a visa?
If you work without a valid visa in Australia, whether intentionally or accidentally, you could face severe fines and in some cases imprisonment.
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