Significant Investor Visa

Investment Options Added For Significant Investor Visa

By |December 2nd, 2013|

So if the press release issued last Friday is anything to go by, the Australian government is really starting to focus on widening the net to attract wealthy immigrants to Australia.

Back in November we wrote about the government’s plans to fast track the significant visa application process, now it seems the government is looking […]

Australian Significant Investor Visa To Be Fast Tracked

By |November 15th, 2013|

The new Australian immigration minister Scott Morrison has said that he wants to fast-track 400 wealthy visa applicants for permanent residence.

The 400 applicants have applied under the Significant investor visas (subclass 888) that we announced back in November last year.

The immigration minister believes that, between the 400 applicants, they have about AUS$2bn to invest […]

Significant Investor Visa Opens To Business Migrants

By |November 28th, 2012|

Do you have a spare $5 Million burning a hole in your pocket? If so then why not consider using it to help you migrate to Australia?!

As we reported back in August, the significant investor visa, is being introduced as a key component of the Government’s business innovation and investment program, and requires visa holders to invest at least AUD 5 million. The new Visa class went live on the 24th November.

The Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen MP, today launched the visa saying ‘business migrants with $5 million or more to invest in our economy can apply for a provisional significant investor visa, a new stream within the Business Innovation and Investment program,’

‘The Significant Investor visa is an important new tool in the armoury of Australia’s financial services sector as Australia looks to compete in our region for high wealth and high skilled migrants and the capital that comes with them.’ […]

Significant Investor Visa Conditions Released

By |August 30th, 2012|

Back in May we announced that the Australian Immigration Department were to release a new Visa for people with stacks of cash ($5 Million AUD+) to invest in Australia. They creatively titled it the Significant Investor Visa.

Today, the minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen, released the full conditions for this new visa class.

The significant investor visa, first announced in May, is being introduced as a key component of the Government’s business innovation and investment program, and requires visa holders to invest at least AUD 5 million.

The visa will commence from 24 November this year, when applicants can submit an expression of interest through SkillSelect. […]