Applying for an Australian Onshore Partner Visa? Cost & Upfront Payment?
If you are looking to apply for an onshore partner visa then Yes you have to pay the full amount upfront i.e. during the time of lodgement. The charge is $6865 for the main applicant.
Yeah, Australian partner visa at $6,865 is one of the highest in the world.
You could review this article :http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/hindi/en/article/2016/06/04/australian-government-ripping-its-citizens-partner-visa