Business Investor Visa

Subclass 188 — Business Innovation and Investment (Provisional)


This visa allows successful business owners to own and manage a new or existing business in Australia. In addition, this visa also allows applicants to invest in an Australian state or territory.

In order to apply for this visa, you need to be either invited to apply by the Minister of Immigration or nominated by a state or territory government.

There are five streams under this visa subclass:

Business Innovation Stream;
Investor Stream; and
Significant Investor Stream
Premium Investor Stream
Entrepreneur stream