ARK MIGRATION
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Business Migration

This year 190,000 permanent visas have been allocated for new migrants to make Australia their home. In addition an uncapped number of various temporary visas are available. In most cases to obtain one of these visas involves a complex, multi-stage application process.

Our Business Solutions Team can provide a deep understanding of immigration law to businesses needing professional advice about, and assistance with, obtaining an Australian visa. Our team is set up to act quickly on these matters, handling the complexities of paper work and communications with relevant authorities to ensure that the visa process runs as smoothly as possible.

Getting you through immigration is the one thing you won’t have to worry about.

Find out your options 
in less than 10 minutes.

UK/EUR +44 7904 666 124

AU +61 412 296 701

Call us and speak to one of our migration lawyers and in 10 minutes you’ll know everything you’ll need to know about your relocation options. We’ll talk you through the best pathway for your entry into Australia, whether it’s for you, your business, or your staff.

We’ll outline exactly what the application process involves, advise you of any issues and how we can work with you to overcome them. By the end of the call you'll know exactly what your options are, how much it will cost, how long it will take and what we can do to make the journey as smooth as possible.

BUSINESS INNOVATION STREAM VISA (Subclass 188)

VISA OVERVIEW

The Australian Business Innovation Stream Visa is a temporary visa for up to four (4) years for successful business owners who wish to own and manage a new or existing business in Australia.


WHO CAN APPLY

Anyone under the age of 55 who can demonstrate a successful business career with significant turnover and a commitment to owning a business in Australia.


VISA ENTITLEMENTS

The Australian Business Innovation Stream Visa permits the holder to own (or part own) an Australian business. Immediate family members (such as a partner and dependent children) included on the application are also entitled to live, work and study in Australia.

The visa is valid for four (4) years and holders may be eligible to apply for permanent residency after meeting the obligations of their provisional visa for at least two (2) years.


VISA REQUIREMENTS

Applications are by invitation only. To be invited to apply, applicants must lodge an Expression of Interest (EOI), be less than 55 years of age, be nominated by a state or territory government, and meet the following requirements:

  • Provide evidence of a successful business career and can demonstrate a genuine and realistic commitment to be involved as an owner of a new or existing business in Australia
  • Have net business and personal assets of $800,000 and a business turnover of $500,000

• Score at least 65 on the innovation points test.

Contact us to book your free consultation

To book a free, confidential consultation with one of our migration lawyers, give us a call or send us an email and we’ll get in touch with you as soon as possible to discuss your options.


UK/EUROPE
+44 7904 666 124


AUSTRALIA
+61 412 296 701


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