Partner visa application fees are increasing for applications lodged on or after 1 January 2015. The application fee for an onshore partner visa is currently $4,575 and this will increase to $6,865.
For offshore partner visas and prospective spouse (fiancee) visas, the fees will increase from $3,085 to $4,630. This change will apply to permanent Partner visa subclasses (combined 309/100 and 820/801) and the prospective marriage visa (subclass 300).
This was a decision made by the Government in order to fund whole-of-government policy priorities
These represent a 50% increase in lodgment fees. Contact us now if you wish to file an application before the end of the year.
You can see more detail here at immi.gov.au