The provisional Business Innovation & Investment visa provides a pathway to permanent residency for business people who want to own and manage a business in Australia, or make an investment here. It is valid for up to four years. You may only apply for this visa if you have lodged an Expression of Interest, have been successfully nominated by an Australian State or Territory and have subsequently received an invitation to lodge a visa application.

The visa has three streams:

Criteria to apply:

  • Depending on which stream in which an application is made, specific criteria are applied. Contact us for more information on the criteria for each stream.

For information on your eligibility for a Business Innovation and Investment visa, please contact us for a free assessment.