Business Investment Visa Australia

Business Investment Visa Australia

If you are looking to establish an office in Australia, purchase a business in Australia or migrating to Australia as a business owner or investor, it is important to get the right immigration advice.

Having a sound immigration strategy upfront can streamline matters significantly, and ensure that you meet your goals in starting a business in Australia.

There are a variety of Australian work visas that business people can obtain for themselves or their employees, including:

Temporary Visa categories

Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) Subclass 188 Visa

This is a 4-year provisional visa available to business owners and investors.

Significant Investor Subclass 188 Visa

This is a 4-year provisional visa for people willing to make a $5 million investment in Australia.

Business Visitor Visas

If you wish to visit Australia for 3 months or less to attend business meetings or to explore business opportunities, you may be interested in applying for a business visitor visa.

Residence Visa categories

Business Talent (Migrant) Visa

Business Talent (Migrant) visas are granted to business people who have a successful business experience as the owner of a business or people with Venture Capital funding in Australia. There is no need to apply for a provisional visa before applying for this permanent visa.

Business Innovation and Investment (Residence) Subclass 888 Visa

This is the permanent stage of the Subclass 188 Provisional Business Innovation and Investment. It requires applicants to have established business operations in Australia or to have maintained an investment in bonds.

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