DIBP has released the news that the charges for the Partner Visa application will increase by 50% starting January 1, 2015. The increase will affect the following visas:
The new fees will only take effect on the applications lodged on, or after January 1, 2015. Any applications lodged before January 1, 2015 will not be affected by the increase.
For more information, see Increase in Partner Visa Application Charge