Significant Investor Stream – Subclass 188 (Provisional)

This Visa designed for people who would like to invest at least AUD 5 million into complying investor in Australia want to maintain business and Investment activity in Australia. It is a state or territory nominated provisional visa with no minimum English requirement and is valid for 4 years

Who Is Eligible For This Visa?

  •  Be nominated by a state or territory government before being invited to apply for this visa;
  • There is no upper age limits;
  • There is no need to satisfy the points test;
  • You must invest at least AUD 5 million into complying investments in Australia before visa grant, which are:-

    – Commonwealth, state or territory government bonds;
    – Direct investment into private Australian companies not listed on an Australian Stock Exchange;
    – Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) regulated managed funds with a mandate for investing in Australia:

      • infrastructure projects in Australia
      • cash held by Australian deposit-taking institutions
      • bonds, equity, hybrids or other corporate debt in Australian companies and trusts listed on any Australian stock exchange
      • bonds or term deposits issued by Australian financial institutions
      • real property in Australia
      • Australian agribusiness
      • annuities issued by an Australian registered life company
      • loans secured by mortgages over the investments listed above
      • derivatives used for portfolio management and non-speculative purposes (which constitute no more than 20% of the total value of the managed fund)
      • other managed funds that invest in the investments listed above

What This Visa Lets You Do

  • Travel in and out of Australia for the life of your visa;
  • Bring family members with you to Australia;
  • Renew the visa up to 2 times;
  • Apply for Permanent Residence – Business Innovation and Investment Visa-Subclass 888 (Permanent).

What type of visa are you looking for?


Employer Sponsorship Visa


Skilled Person & Want to Live and Work in Australia


Sponsor My Partner or Parents


Student Visa or Graduate Visa


Start a Business or Invest in Australia

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