Business Visas2019-02-18T04:24:57+00:00

Subclass 188

Business Visas

Business visas are for people who want to own and manage an Australian business in Australia, invest or undertake complying entrepreneurial activity.

Subclass 188

Business Visas

Business visas are for people who want to own and manage an Australian business in Australia, invest or undertake complying entrepreneurial activity.

Business Visas

The Business Innovation and Investment Visas are aimed at increasing entrepreneurial talent and diversifying business expertise in Australia. If you are considering setting up or purchasing a business in Australia or migrating to Australia as a business owner or investor, then you could consider applying for a business visa.

What is the process to start and run a business in Australia?

The process of starting and running a business in Australia varies greatly and depends on the type of business you’d like to run and the supplies and licences you’ll need. To help you understand what’s involved, take a look at the following resources:

  • Starting a business guide – for information about business planning, different business types, and the steps you need to take to start a business in Australia.
  • Starting a company page on the Australian Securities and Investments Commission website – for information about company structures, legal obligations and Australian Company Numbers.
  • Australian Business Licensing and Information Service – for information about the government licences, permits, approvals, registrations, codes of practice, standards and guidelines you may need for your business.

What are the main Business Visas?

Business Innovation and Investor Provisional Visas (Subclass 188)

This is a four-year provisional visa for business owners and investors.

Business Innovation and Investor Permanent Visas (Subclass 888)

The Business Innovation and Investment (Permanent) visa (subclass 888) is the second stage of the Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional) visa (subclass 188).

Business Talent (Permanent) visa (subclass 132)

The Business Talent visa (subclass 132) is for business people who are nominated by an Australian state or territory government agency.

Business Owner (subclass 890)

A Business Owner (subclass 890) visa is for people who own and manage a business in Australia.

Investor Visa (Subclass 891)

This visa is a permanent residence business visa for eligible Investor (Provisional) (subclass 162) holders.

State/Territory Sponsored Investor visa (subclass 893)

This visa is a permanent residence business visa for eligible State/Territory Sponsored Investor (Provisional) visa (subclass 165) holders. This visa allows you to manage your business and investment activities in Australia.

How Better Life Migration can help you?

Better Life Migration can help you navigate the complex legal maze to obtain a business visa. Our experience across a range of businesses in information technology, marketing, FMCG, engineering, nursing, accounting, hospitality, etc. enable us to become your trusted immigration service provider.

We offer a range of services if you need assistance with your business visa.

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