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Registration Authority and is bound by the Registered Migration Agents Code of Conduct.
Business Skills and Investment Visas
Business migration to Australia is highly sort by local states and territories. Many Australian states welcome new business applicants to contribute to Australian and its communities.
This visa is for people who have experience with Business Ownership. It is intended for applicants to come to Australia and establish, buy or invest in a business.
As a requirement of this visa you will need to demonstrate that you have a genuine and realistic commitment to establishing and maintaining a business in Australia. You must also demonstrate that you will be involved in the day-to-day management and control of the business.
When you have established your business in Australia and have met the criteria you can move to the next stage and apply for permanent residence. You will need to have owned your business for at least two years in order to be eligible to apply for permanent residence.
You may be eligible to apply for permanent residence in Australia providing you invest in Australian Government Bonds.
This option requires you to have managed investments or owned a business, and to be willing to invest AUD 1.5 million in Australian State or Territory Government bonds. If you are applying for the Investor Stream, the requirements are as follows:
You have had business and personal net assets of at least AUD 2.25 million for the last 2 fiscal years
You must make an investment of AUD 1.5 million in Australian State or Territory bonds prior to grant of the visa
You have 3 years of experience either managing a qualifying business or "eligible investments", and have showed a high level of management skill
For at least 1 of the last 5 fiscal years, you have either; Managed a business in which you hold a 10% shareholding; or Managed eligible investments of at least AUD 1.5 million
"Eligible investments" for the purposes of the Investor Stream include:
Ownership interests in a business Cash on deposit
Stocks or bonds
Gold or bullion