Australia Visa Medical Examination
- Medical Examination Process Flow
- Required Medical Examinations
- Instructions for Applicants
- Important Information
- Applicants coming to WilCare for their visa medical examination will go through the process flow as attached in the following links.
- In case additional examination tests are required, applicant may have to make further visit(s).
|Initial Visit: All applicants including children||View Flowchart|
|Subsequent Visit: For children 2 to 10 years only||View Flowchart|
WilCare carries out visa medical examination for Australia under the guidelines provided by Department of Home Affairs (DHA). Please open the links attached to see the medical examination requirements as provided by Australian Government. Australia Visa Medical Examination
Arranging a Health Examination
Arranging a Health Examination
What to bring?
Applicant needs to:
- Appear personally for medical examination.
- Bring original passport with you.
- Bring the letter from the Department of Home Affairs (DHA), along with the Health Examination List or the Examination Referral Letter which contains the HAP ID/ TRN number.
- Bring all past prescriptions along for analysis at the clinic along with surgical notes or medical history. This includes optical prescriptions for eyeglasses.
- Bring valid Polio Certificate issued by the Government Hospital / Institute. (*Polio Certificate once issued, be valid for 1 Year)
If applicable, applicant also needs to bring along:
- Old Chest X-ray films if any (less than 6 months old).
- All records of clinically significant illnesses (Current or cured) illnesses.
- Original polio certificate (given by Government authorized institute).
What to Avoid?
- Please avoid bringing extra persons with you as they won’t be allowed to enter the medical examination area.
- Only applicants needing assistance are allowed to bring one attendant with them to accompany.
- In case the applicant requires special assistance, he/she should inform WilCare at the time of booking appointment.
- Avoid wearing unnecessary jewelry and bringing in large bags. Any doubtful object will not be allowed to be taken within WilCare.
- Infectious materials, matches/lighters, cigarettes/smokes, aerosols/sprays/perfumes, electronic devices including mobile phones or any other such sort of items deemed harmful within the medical examination area are not allowed.
Notes for Applicants
- The medical examination will be conducted at WilCare only after the visa application has been filed with the Embassy or e-visa systems. Applicants are expected to register online themselves prior to making appointment at WilCare. The link attached will guide applicants to the Visa Finder site by DHA. Applicants can choose the type of visa they are applying for and then follow the instructions to get their case registered. Australia Visa
- All female applicants of reproductive age group are advised not to have their appointments while having periods. Certain tests may need to be repeated if conducted while having periods, necessitating a repeat visit.
- All tests are conducted in non-fasting state (applicants are encouraged to take the regular meal before the blood and urine tests).
Notes for Pregnant Females
- Pregnant women need to inform at the registration desk regarding pregnancy to avoid unnecessary vaccination as they might cause complexities for them.
- Pregnant females will undergo chest X-ray by using double guard cover to protect the fetus from any danger of being exposed to radiation.