Australia Business Migration

    Business Innovation & Investment ( Provisional ) Visa Subclass 188

    These are two stages visas.

    There are altogether 5 streams in this Australia business migration visa:

    • Business Innovation: For people with business skills and want to start a new or existing business in Australia.
    • Investor Stream: For people who want to invest A$1.5 million into an Australia state or territory.
    • Significant Investor Stream: You need to invest A$5 million into Australia
    • Premium Investor Stream: You need to invest A$15 million into Australia
    • Entrepreneur Stream: For people who have a funding agreement of at least A$200,000 to take on an entrepreneur activity.

    Get one of us to do a free assessment for you to know if you qualify.

    Business Innovation stream

    Only Business Innovation, Entrepreneur and Investor Stream need to get at least 65 points that make up of;

    1. Age
    2. English language ability
    3. Qualification
    4. Business experience
    5. Net worth of Business and Personal
    6. Business turnover
    7. Innovation

    The minimum criteria for Eligibility of this Business Innovation stream;

    1. Under 55 years old of age.
    2. Qualification with a least trade certificate.
    3. Total net worth in business and personal assets of at least A$800,000.
    4. Business turnover $500,000 in two years out of four years in your current business.

    To apply for subclass 888 visa Permanent visa:

    Business Innovation stream

    Once you obtain this visa, you need to have on-going business in Australia for two years, with a annual turnover of $300,000 in the last 12 months.

    Need to show that you fulfilled at least 2 out of 3 of the following:

    1. Net business assets of $200,000 in your main business
    2. Personal and business net asset of $600,000 during that year.
    3. Employed two full time Australia or Permanent resident.

    After the 2 years, you can then apply for your permanent resident (subclass 888) visa once you fulfilled the entire requirements.

    Get one of us to do a free assessment for you to know if you qualify.

    Investor stream

    Only Business Innovation, Entrepreneur and Investor Stream need to get at least 65 points that make up of;

    1. Age
    2. English language ability
    3. Qualification
    4. Business experience
    5. Net worth of Business and Personal
    6. Business turnover
    7. Innovation

    You need to be:

    • under 55 years old
    • high level of management skill in eligible investment or qualifying business activity.
    • at least 3 years of direct managing one or more investments or qualifying business.
    • net personal assets, investment, and business of AUD$2.25 million.
    • make AUD$1.5 million investment to the state or territory and hold it there for 4 years.

    Need help to check if you qualify? Fill up our assessment form.

    Significant Investor stream

    You need to make at least 5 million investment in Australia.

    Need help to check if you qualify? Fill up our assessment form.

    Premium Investor stream

    You need to make at least AUD$15 million in the following options:

    • Australia securities exchange listed assets.
    • Government bonds or notes
    • Corporate bands or notes
    • Australia proprietary limited companies
    • Real property in Australia except residential property.
    • Deferred annuities issued by Australia registered life companies.
    • State or territory government approved philanthropic contribution

    Need help to check if you qualify? Fill up our assessment form.

    Entrepreneur stream

    Only Business Innovation, Entrepreneur and Investor Stream need to get at least 65 points that make up of;

    1. Age
    2. English language ability
    3. Qualification
    4. Business experience
    5. Net worth of Business and Personal
    6. Business turnover
    7. Innovation

    Must be:

    1. under 55 years old.
    2. competent English.
    3. obtained a funding agreement from a third party (Commonwealth Government agency, State or Territory Government, Publicly Funded Research Organistion, or Investor with Venture Capital) for at least AUD$200,000 to a entrepreneur activity that can commercialize into product or service.
    4. held at least 30% in the entity.
    5. Proven business plan.

    Need help to check if you qualify? Fill up our assessment form.

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