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Concessional airfare and baggage allowance to the migrants coming to Australia

For new migrants settling to Australia or New Zealand, IOM offers discounted fares and concessional baggage allowance on some carriers operating from/to Australia covered under IOM global agreement.

Who is eligible?

IOM can assist the travel of the people coming to Australia and New Zealand under the following purposes:

  • Settlement of humanitarian visa holders
  • Settlement of family visa holders
  • Settlement of skilled migration visa holders

IOM CANNOT assist the people coming to Australia or New Zealand under following purposes:

  • People travelling to Australia as tourist
  • Travel of Working Holiday Visa or Work and Holiday Visa holders
  • Any other short-stay visa holders requiring return tickets to enter to New Zealand

How does the service work?

Due to the large number of travellers especially in peak season, sponsors in Australia are advised to contact IOM as soon as a visa has been granted or at least three months before the visa expires.

Step 1: Quote

Before you consider accessing to IOM services, Please contact so that IOM can provide you with the quote, carrier, and baggage allowance.

Step 2: Booking request

Once you agree with the quote, please email the below items to

  • Copy of the letter of approval from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship or Immigration New Zealand.   
  • The completed Case Detail Sheet in Word Doc or PDF

Step 3: Booking

IOM will come back to you with the provisional booking.  If there is no seat available on the day you specified on the form, you will be advised alternative options. 

Step 4: Payment

Once the booking is accepted by you, IOM will send you the payment advice which also includes various payment options. 

Step 5: Ticketing

Once the payment is confirmed, IOM will issue the tickets and email them to you.
Sponsor Pre-paid Movements to Australia and New Zealand

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