- Work Visa
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- Business/Investor Visa
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The Business and Investor Immigration pathway is designed for entrepreneurs or professional investors who want to own and run a business in Australia and eventually obtain permanent residency.
Subclass 188 has multiple streams, which includes the:
There are many streams of Business and Investor Visa. Read more and see which one is most suitable for you.
This temporary work visa allows you to operate a new or existing Australian company.
This temporary visa requires you to invest at least AUD2.5 million in Australia with an approved nomination by a State or Territory government.
This provisional visa is for people who invest at least AUD5 million in Australian investments that meet certain requirements and maintain investment activity in Australia.
For startup and early stage entrepreneurs who have been endorsed to develop their concepts and been nominated by a State or Territory government agency.
To be eligible for a Business Innovation visa, you must be:
To be eligible for an Investor Stream visa, you must be:
If you were invited to apply, you must make a complying significant investment of at least AUD2.5 million and continue holding it for the life of your provisional visa.
To be eligible for a Significant Investor visa, you must be:
To be eligible for a Entrepreneur Stream visa, you must be:
We have summarised a cost estimate for a Business and Investor Visa application as below.
We will assess your Eligibility
To begin processing your Subclass 188 application, our Registered Migration Agents will evaluate your resume and confirm that you are eligible to apply for the visa.
During this discussion, we will identify your desired state, understand whether you would like to operate a business or manage an investment, and advise you of the suitable visa type within the stream.
We will apply for State or Territory Nomination.
We will then assist you in lodging an Expression of Interest with your desired state if you meet the eligibility criteria. If not, we will recommend another condition for which you may be suitable and proceed accordingly. Please note that each state and territory has standards, so we will work with you to meet these criteria.
We will apply for your Provisional Visa
Once you secure a nomination, we will assist you in preparing your application and documents for your desired visa stream in Subclass 188.
75% of applications are processed in: 25 months
90% of applications are processed in: 28 months
75% of applications are processed in: 36 months
90% of applications are processed in: 39 months
75% of applications are processed in: 5 months
90% of applications are processed in: 7 months